BCTIA names new President and CEO

Posted by Rob Lewis

The BCTIA announced today that Bill Tam has been appointed as the new President and CEO, effective July 1st. Tam will take over from outgoing President and CEO, Pascal Spothelfer, who will be returning to industry.

Tam's career has taken him across Canada and into the United States, serving as CEO of EQO Communications in Vancouver, a Venture Partner at SpringBank TechVentures in Calgary, VP Business Development at AT&T Canada, VP of Product Strategy and Marketing at MetroNet, in addition to executive roles at Rogers Telecom in Toronto and Bell Canada in Toronto and Denver, Colorado.

Tam is not new to the BCTIA. He joined the BCTIA Centre4Growth as one of the first CEOs-in-Residence and for the past ten months has been is a committed member of the team. Tam currently coaches over 40 tech entrepreneurs, and is a key contributor to the success of the Centre4Growth program.

Company:
BCTIA
Website:
http://www.bctia.org
Location:
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

The BC Technology Industry Association is an industry-funded organization promoting the growth of British Columbia's knowledge economy. With a membership of over 2,700 companies, employing more than 60,000 workers in business of all sizes and sectors, the BCTIA is the largest tech association in the province. The BCTIA delivers programs and services that assist in the growth and success of its members, as well as... more


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Rob Lewis

Rob Lewis

Rob is the President of Techvibes Media and Editor-in-Chief of Techvibes.com.  His diverse background includes stints in International Trade Finance, Web Development, and Enterprise Software and he is a graduate of the University of British Columbia, British Columbia Institute of Technology, and Simon Fraser University. When not running Canada's leading technology media property, Rob can be... more



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