community and voice for Canada’s entrepreneurs, announced that Kylie Woods, the
Founder and Executive Director of Calgary-based Chic Geek, is the new host of
#StartupChats, Canada’s top Twitter chat for entrepreneurs.
every Wednesday and Friday from 12-1 p.m. EST/ 10 a.m. MST. Entrepreneurs from
around the globe join #StartupChats along industry experts and government
leaders to answer a series of 11 questions designed to train and inspire
participants with the skills they need for entrepreneurial success.
#StartupChats are an opportunity for participants to network, fine-tune their
entrepreneurial skills, and show their expertise as thought leaders.
#StartupChats was previously hosted by Edwin Frondozo, a long-time volunteer
with Startup Canada and the Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer at Slingshot
VoIP. In 2017, Edwin founded the Business Leadership Podcast. As the producer
and host, Edwin discusses how today’s transformational business leaders made it
to the top. As he exits his role as the host of #StartupChats, Edwin is taking
on a leadership role within the Startup Canada Communities in Ontario.
with nearly a decade of experience in communications, public relations and
design. In 2013, she founded Chic Geek to facilitate and support women
entrepreneurs to become makers, builders and creators through community-based
connection through #StartupChats,” said Woods. “This is a platform to build
excitement, raise awareness and engage Canadians in a community of
entrepreneurship that will move us forward.”
thrilled to have Woods join us as the new host of #StartupChats,” said Rachelle
DeSorcy, the Digital Producer at Startup Canada. “She has energy bar none and
we’re excited for her to share her expertise in Canada’s entrepreneurial
ecosystem to further develop #StartupChats as the national digital community of
#StartupChats on February 7. The topic is Getting Your Business Online,
sponsored by Rogers.