October 20, 2015 by Speakers' Spotlight
Dragons Who Disrupt
The next generation of business has arrived. Next Gen Den’s Michael Hyatt, Nicole Verkindt, and Harley Finkelstein are all deep in the trenches, leading cutting-edge companies that dominate the tech sector. Speaking to the importance of embracing change, encouraging disruption, and inspiring innovation, these Dragons explain how success is won.
New CBC Dragon Michele Romanow is a tech titan, an engineer, and a serial entrepreneur who started three companies before her 28th birthday. The newest (and youngest ever) entrepreneur to join Dragons’ Den, Michele is the co-founder of e-commerce platforms, Buytopia and Snap By Groupon, which have saved millions of users hundreds of millions of dollars through deals with brands like Cirque du Soleil, Porter Airlines and Staples. Listed as a Forbes’ “Millennial on a Mission” (among other multiple honours), Michele brings her incredible entrepreneurial savvy to every stage.