Scotiabank - Economist
Marc Desormeaux leads Scotiabank Economics’ regional economic forecasting and housing market analysis. He provides regular commentary on Canadian real estate trends as well as economic and fiscal policy developments in Canada’s provinces. Prior to joining Scotiabank, Marc worked in the economic forecasting division at the Conference Board of Canada. He holds a Master’s Degree in Economics from the University of Toronto.
Vela WealtH - PRINCIPAL / FOUNDER
Jason’s areas of expertise include intergenerational wealth transfer, life-centric financial planning and estate planning with a focus on insurance-based solutions that incorporate charitable giving and legacy planning. Leveraging these specialties, Jason brings a fresh perspective and outside-the-box thinking to the strategic planning process. His satisfaction comes from watching clients fulfill their vision of life, knowing that VELA’s holistic approach played a role in helping to guide that vision to fruition.
REITIUM Tech. Co-Founder
Michael is the CPO / Co-Founder at REITIUM Blockchain Technologies Ltd. He is a social commerce visionary who dreams of using technology to transform human activities. He has a keen eye for visual communication and product development. He is obsessed with the power of co-creation. Michael has created, implemented and launched 3 successful startups in the last decade. In 2017 he was hand-selected to pitch his gardening application on the Canadian startup TV series, Dragon’s Den.
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