Rick Laanvere

Rick Laanvere

Technology Professional

Rick has over 25 years experience as a technology professional and entrepreneur both with established enterprises and startups.

He has held senior management roles in Engineering, Product Management, Sales and Marketing in organizations such as Nortel, Alcatel and IBM.

As an entrepreneur he has participated in starting and building value in early stage startups such as Jetstream Communications, Hygrex and Rapid Access Solutions.

Rick is also a Mentor with the University of Toronto Entrepreneurship Hatchery program and advises with other Toronto based technology startups.

He is a graduate of the University of Toronto in Industrial Engineering and is a licensed Professional Engineer.