We are proud to work with these incredible funders that support HELIX’s goal of developing the innovation mindset in participants and supporting new venture development and launch.
HELIX Advisory, Coaches and Mentors, Partners and Funders
We are proud to work with these tremendous partners that collaborate with HELIX in the startup ecosystem.
The HELIX Advisory Council is composed of dedicated leaders who provide advice on matters such as strategic direction, international growth, program reviews, fundraising, technology and industry trends. Additionally, council members are strong advocates of HELIX in the broader entrepreneurship ecosystem.
Director of Venture Growth
Dr. George Arnold
Chief Innovation Officer and Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Markham Stouffville Hospital | Owner of Signature Hormones by Dr. Arnold
Manager, Strategic Economic Initiatives
The Regional Municipality of York
Professor, School of Hospitality & Tourism
Director of Research and Innovation
Southlake Regional Health Centre
Acting Director, Growth, Culture and Entrepreneurship
City of Markham
Founder & CEO
Business Development Manager
Ontario Centre of Innovation
Chief Technology Officer
Coaches and Mentors
Coaches and Mentors are passionate about supporting the development of new ventures that are actively accelerating through HELIX. They contribute to the venture development of HELIXers and the overall progressive culture of HELIX. They are engaging, approachable and experienced. HELIX Coaches and Mentors provide expert advice to startups on sales processes, revenue growth, product design, pitch coaching and more.
Economic Developer | Clarity Coach
Lawyer, Professor and Business Consultant
Technology Enthusiast | Trusted Advisor | Volunteer
Entrepreneurial Business Leader and Educator
Innovation Leader and Performance Accelerator
Entrepreneur and Change Agent
Venture Growth Advisor
Operations and Strategic Directions Specialist