Brian is a CA and MBA who, after 12 years with Ernst and Young, left to start his own practice. Over the last 20 years Brian has built a client base of small Canadian corporations, including two successful technology companies that were acquired by public companies.
Bill is an engineer and Harvard MBA. Bill has held the positions of VP of Human Resources and Finance at Imperial Oil and Senior VP of Human Resources at Southam. Bill has also acted as CEO and COO for several $200 million companies in Canada and the United States that operated in the Information Technology space.
Tom became President and CEO of Therapure Biopharma Inc. a Global Biologics CDMO and Drug Development company, following a 20-year career at Eli Lilly & Co where he held a variety of key Marketing, Sales and General Management positions. Tom has held positions around the globe and spent the last 10 years of his career working in Europe, first in the UK as Executive Director of Eli Lilly's European Operations Marketing, Sales and IT, then as President and General Manager of Eli Lilly's operations in Germany. Aside from being one of FreshBooks' top advisors, Tom sits on the board of several companies including Therapure, Diamedica and Induce Biologics.
Trained as an electrical engineer and MBA, Jerry was formerly Director of Business Development for Bell Sygma International (www.cgi.com) for three years before succumbing to the world of dotcoms in a number of marketing and business development roles. For the past 4 years, Jerry has run his own consulting practice for angel investors, and corporate and venture-backed organizations, assisting emerging growth companies prepare business plans, undertake due diligence on new markets, set up distribution channels, and make sales.