Blaine Hobson , Chairman of the Board

Mr. Hobson is a seasoned operator, manager and investor with more than 30 years of experience successfully starting, building and running companies. He has been a partner with Whitecap Venture Partners, a diversified early stage venture capital fund investing in high growth companies, since November 2003. Prior to that, Mr. Hobson was the CEO of several WhiteCap Venture Partners investee companies, including Photonami Corp. and Avo Photonics Inc. Over the course of his career, he has successfully led a number of entrepreneurial ventures and teams in the automobile, manufacturing, medical supply, telecom and investment industries. Mr. Hobson originally joined Whitecap Venture Partners in 1995 as an Executive Vice President leading the Technology Practice, holding the role of “Entrepreneur in Residence”. He holds a degree from the Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario.

Robert Courteau , Director

Mr. Courteau is an accomplished senior executive with extensive experience in leading new business initiatives and achieving growth objectives with some of the world’s foremost companies. Mr. Courteau is the CEO of Altus Group Ltd., the leading provider of independent advisory services, software and data solutions to the global commercial real estate industry. Most recently, he was President of SAP North America, a global market leader in enterprise application software, with other previous roles including COO of its Global Customer Operations. Prior to joining SAP, Mr. Courteau served as an Executive Vice President for EDS Corporation. Mr. Courteau has been an active board member of numerous North American not-for-profit organizations and has served on the boards of several publicly traded organizations. Mr. Courteau graduated from Concordia University with a Bachelor of Commerce degree and also holds an Honorary Doctorate of Laws degree from Concordia University.

Garry M. Foster , Director

Mr. Foster served as President and CEO of the Baycrest Foundation, a charitable foundation that provides the financial resources necessary to support excellence in care, research and education related to aging, from 2013 to February 2017. He is the former Vice-Chair of Deloitte in Canada, a member of the Board of Trustees of SmartREIT, Chair of the Board of Cogniciti Inc., Chair of the Presto subcommittee of Metrolinx, a Board member of Payments Canada, a Fellow Chartered Accountant, and a Member of the Institute of Corporate Directors. Mr. Foster has worked with some of Canada's largest and most prestigious companies, advising them on governance, mergers, acquisition and a wide range of financial activities. He is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Masters of Business Administration from the Schulich School of Business, and an Institute of Corporate Directors designation certification from the Rotman School of Business. Mr. Foster is the Audit Committee Chair for Real Matters.

William T. Holland , Director

Mr. Holland is Executive Chairman of CI Financial Corp., Canada’s third-largest investment fund management company. He joined CI Financial Corp. in 1989 and held several progressively senior positions before being appointed CEO in 1999. He became Chairman in September 2010. Mr. Holland is also a director of the Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation. Mr. Holland is on the Board of NEXJ Systems Inc., a public company which provides enterprise client relationship management solutions for the financial services, insurance and healthcare industries. He is also on the board of directors of Infor Acquisition Corp., a Special Purpose Acquisition Corporation.

Frank V. McMahon , Director

Mr. McMahon has over 30 years of experience in the financial services industry. Mr. McMahon was Executive Chairman of DataQuick Information Systems, Inc. from 2011 until 2014 when the business was sold to CoreLogic Inc. Previously, he was Vice Chairman and CFO of First American Corporation, and CEO of the Information Solutions Group, LLC (renamed CoreLogic in 2010). Prior to 2006, he spent 20 years as an investment banker with Lehman Brothers Inc. and Merrill Lynch & Co., where he worked on more than 200 capital raising transactions and 70 strategic transactions. Mr. McMahon previously served on the boards of Decision Insight Information Group and First Advantage Corporation. Mr. McMahon holds a Masters of Business Administration from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from Villanova University.

Lisa Melchior , Director

Lisa Melchior is the founder and President of Vertu Capital. She has more than 20 years of experience in the North American technology sector. Ms. Melchior is a former Managing Director of OMERS Private Equity (OPE), where she led the North American Technology Investment Group. She joined OPE in 1999 following a career as an investment banker with CIBC World Markets, and was a key member of the management team that built a direct investing private equity business for OMERS.

Jason Smith , Director

Mr. Smith is a highly-regarded technology entrepreneur with more than 20 years of experience building and leading companies in North America. He is the founder, President and CEO of Real Matters. Prior to forming Real Matters, Mr. Smith was a founder, director and executive of Basis100, which he built from a handful of employees into one of the largest publicly-traded technology providers within the mortgage banking industry worldwide. Basis100 was sold in 2004. A leader in the community, Mr. Smith is a director of several corporations and organizations, and is Chairman of the Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation.