At Best Startup Canada we track over 100,000 Canadian startups and over 500,000 people who hold key positions in these companies. We use this directory of startups to highlight top employees, founders and board members we think deserve more appreciation than they are currently getting.
This list showcases the top British Columbia based CEO’ operating in the E-Learning space. If you think a CEO’ is missing from this list, feel free to contact our editor on [email protected].
The individuals on this list have been included because of exceptional performance in one of the following categories:
- Innovation – Operating as a key part in an extremely innovative business or startup.
- Growth – Operating as a key figure in the growth and upscale of a market leading business or startup.
- Management – Showing exceptional management skills.
- Societal impact – Putting their business on the map for their positive societal or environmental impact.
Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as Crunchbase, SemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.
Co-Founder & CEO of Hazel
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About Hazel: Hazel’s software gives clarity on where your managers are struggling, and effective growth plans to help develop their skills.
Co-founder, CEO & Instructor of Thinkific
Greg is passionate about education. His past experiences as a securities lawyer and teacher fuelled his desire to use technology to improve the learning and teaching experience. Greg has taught thousands of students online and in person. His latest addictions are learning new kiteboarding tricks and playing euro boardgames.
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About Thinkific: Thinkific is a software platform that enables entrepreneurs to create, market, sell, and deliver their own online courses.
Founder and CEO of Mench
I’m a tech CEO on a mission to grow your potential. Working on Mench is a dream come true as it fuels my passion for learning and sharing. Some of the things I love include hiking, camping, skiing, house music, burning man, connecting with new people and having new experiences.
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About lazymeal, Mench: Learn Better Faster
Founder and CEO of ChatterHigh
Lee Taal is a visionary CEO with 30+ years experience in business and leadership positions. He is a TEDx and keynote speaker, and has grown 2017 Canadian EdTech of the Year, ChatterHigh across Canada and the U.S., used in K-12 schools. Lee’s prior experience was as Director of Operations for Immediate Images – a Digitat-Out-of-Home company, Technical Director (6-Sigma Green Belt) for GE Transportation, and Officer in the Royal Canadian Navy.
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About ChatterHigh: ChatterHigh is a free, privacy-compliant, curriculum based online edu-game that gamifies college and career preparation, and provides unique learning modules for financial literacy, mental health and wellness, soft skills, Indigenous History and Culture and more.
Chief Executive Officer of Corporate Finance Institute
Tim is an internet entrepreneur, financial analyst, and ex-investment banker. He is currently CEO of the Corporate Finance Institute®. Since 2005, Tim has been an active participant in capital markets across a wide range of industries and transactions including mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and capital raising totaling more than $3 billion in value.
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About Corporate Finance Institute: Corporate Finance Institute provides online training and education for finance and investment professionals.