With the continued expansion of our accomplished team, TechAlliance is thrilled to welcome Trevor Shorte as our Venture Growth and Storytelling Specialist. A new addition to the team, Trevor will focus on BIPOC and women-led ventures, cultivating equity and spotlighting diverse ventures in our ecosystem focusing on Southwestern Ontario’s innovators. Trevor’s impressive experience and entrepreneurial spirit will continue to foster opportunities for innovators and increase the magnitude of support for founders, talent, and stakeholders.
Trevor brings a plethora of experience in communications and venture growth through his roles as managing partner of Songbird Marketing Communications and as a business mentor at Toronto Starts. Specializing in public and media relations, branding, business development, and marketing strategies for SME’s, his extensive first-hand experience working alongside entrepreneurs sets precedent for the expansion of our amplification within the region. Demonstrating deep alignment with TechAlliance’s overall mission to be bold, real, and impactful, Trevor will contribute to improving regional and national innovation to drive positive societal and economic outcomes.
“My goal is to add value to these ventures and give them an overall opportunity to scale”, says Trevor, “I want to help founders be their best self, build the best businesses, and help them help other people”.
“Trevor’s impressive track-record and experience in ecosystem development will continue to foster a vibrant community of ground-breaking entrepreneurs within our region. His knack for technology and business development alongside his sincere care for the growth of Ontario’s most promising founders will add great value to our balanced and experienced team”, shares Christina Fox, CEO of TechAlliance.
We are thrilled to welcome Trevor – with storytelling and consulting expertise, he will enable pathways for TechAlliance companies and stakeholders, will bolster Southwestern Ontario’s globally competitive innovation economy, while delivering on the value we are known for.