Renah Persofsky

Renah is a widely-respected entrepreneur, strategist, innovator and change agent with a distinguished track record of success in creating 27 start-up companies.

Renah has a rich history of investing in early stage companies where she helps mentor CEOs in the art of bringing MVP products to market, and growing their business exponentially. She serves as Board Chair for mobile on-demand senior care and child care start-up BookJane, advises award winning payment card and platform technology firm Dynamics Inc., and board member for retail/QSR automation software specialty firm MeazureUp Inc. She is presently an executive consultant in the Innovation Group at CIBC.

Renah has served as Co-chair of the Canadian Minister's Advisory Committee on Electronic Commerce, leading a Canada Electronic Commerce trade mission to Israel and representing the Canadian business community at the OECD Summit in Turku, Finland. Renah has co-chaired the taxation committee on e-commerce for the federal Minister of Revenue; and served as special advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

In addition to innovation and start-ups, for nearly 20 years, Renah has served as vice-chair of JAZZ.FM91.

"Commercializing promising businesses globally"