Alex Gillis

Entrepreneur

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I'm an Entrepreneur & Loran Scholar at the University of British Columbia's Sauder School of Business.

In 2015 I was named Canada's "Young Entrepreneur of the Year" & I have since advised Prime Minister Trudeau on the future of youth entrepreneurship.

Personal & Professional Milestones
09.1998
Born in Toronto
Raised by loving mother, Jane Gillis
07.2009
Discovered passion for Sailing
At the Waegwoltic Club in Halifax
04.2014
Launched Bitness
With Co-Founder Aristides Milios
02.2016
Featured on Dragons' Den
Two Dragons committed to invest
06.2016
Graduated High School
Fountain Academy in Halifax
09.2016
University of British Columbia
B. Commerce as a Loran Scholar
05.2017
Selected for Next36
As one of 36 top entrepreneurs
09.2017
Founded Bundle
Incubated by Dragon Tree Labs
05.2018
Joined The Walking School Bus
Volunteering in Paris, France
08.2018
Co-Founded Simbi
Reshaping Global Literacy in Partnership with UNHCR
Hobbies & Interests

Sailing

Both east & west coasts
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Photography

Vintage Polaroids & iPhone X
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Traveling

Twelve countries & counting
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Where am I located?
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Current Location:
Vancouver, Canada

E-mail:

alex@alexgillis.ca

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