Board Member, Secretary
Jason holds a double honours degree in Communication Studies and Sociology from Wilfrid Laurier University. Over the past four years, Jason played a key role in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) to Waterloo Region through Canada’s Technology Triangle and the Waterloo Economic Development Corporation. During this time, he acted as the primary lead in successfully attracting 15 FDI opportunities to Canada resulting in the creation of 200+ immediate jobs and more than 70,000 square feet of leased commercial real estate. Within the past year, Jason supported FDI and economic development within municipalities across Canada from a private sector position with thinkCOMPASS. Jason’s influencer network spans the globe with key relationships with trade commissioners, ambassadors, consuls general among other levels of government, industry associations and private sector professionals.