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 Gaming 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 and Co-CEO of Ziva Dynamics
James Jacobs is the co-founder and co-CEO of Ziva Dynamics.
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About Ziva Dynamics: Ziva Dynamics is a software company that specializes in character creation and human simulation.
Co-Founder & CEO of Battlefy
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About Battlefy: Battlefy is the simplest way to find and manage esports competitions.
Founder & CEO of Roadhouse Interactive
James is a seasoned interactive and game technology entrepreneur, currently consulting with a number of companies and organizations. He was recently appointed as the Board Chair at DigiBC, the industry association for Interactive and Digital Media companies in British Columbia. A UK national, now living in Vancouver, BC, James spent 15 years in Japan prior to moving to Canada and is fluent in Japanese. James has built an extensive network of contacts in the global online game development, publishing, and technology sectors.
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About Roadhouse Interactive: Roadhouse Interactive is a Vancouver-based developer focused on mid-core tablet, smartphone, and browser games.
Co-Founder, CEO of SoftServe
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About LETT, ProtoHack, SoftServe: SoftServe is a game-based learning and assessment platform for soft skills.
Co-Founder and CEO of JustGreet
Mark Proudfoot is co-founder at Course Studio.
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About Course Studio, JustGreet: The cutest greeting card service on the internet.
CEO of BasedGamer
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About BasedGamer: Create Game Reviews – By Gamers. For Gamers.