Articles Tagged: "David Nault"

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Is your e-Commerce business hacker proof ?

by on Wednesday April 16th, 2014

A massively scaling business is super exciting.  But let’s face it, when it does scale, you will likely find yourself cutting corners to keep the momentum going. That could mean less testing, quicker releases and a CTO that is likely helping ship product. I asked a number e-commerce companies if they felt their credit card data was safe. They all… More

Key Insights from the 2014 CEO Summit

by on Thursday April 3rd, 2014

What we learned in 8-hours with our CEOs Last Thursday, iNovia held its second annual CEO Summit in New York, a full day event with a combination of experienced, thought-provoking speakers and coordinated round-tables. Our objective with this event was to challenge our CEOs with new ideas and facilitate a sharing of lessons learned across our portfolio. Over 35 companies,… More

2013: A Year of Building, Hustling and Measuring

by on Wednesday December 18th, 2013

It’s hard to believe that only two years ago we embarked on our new phase of growth as an emerging VC with the launch of iNovia Fund III. That was December 2011, at time when we truly believed we were going as fast as we could, achieving crazy milestones, backing amazing entrepreneurs and feeling like part of the big leagues…. More

Not Just Another Startup Meet and Greet: Startups From the Inside

by on Tuesday October 8th, 2013

Let’s face it, there are lots (and lots) of startup events sprouting up everywhere and every day of the week. Events where you can listen to startups pitch their story or drink sponsored cocktails with other aspiring entrepreneurs. I don’t knock those events, they are a great place to meet people, exchange ideas and, for an investor like iNovia, to… More

One Year Ago…

by on Thursday June 13th, 2013

I came to iNovia over a year ago as an Entrepreneur in Residence (EiR). By now I thought I would be back in an operational role with one of iNovia’s many great early stage companies I’ve had the pleasure of meeting and working with.  So….what happened? Since joining iNovia, I’ve dived deep into the local ecosystem, built relationships, gotten involved… More

GROWtalks is coming to Montreal

by on Thursday January 17th, 2013

We’ve got Debbie Landa and the team that produces the GROW Conference announcing that they are bringing us a piece of GROW right here in Montreal. How cool is that! GROWtalks Montreal is a conference built for startup teams and it will take place February 19th at McGill… More

Building the team

by on Wednesday February 15th, 2012

We are proud to announce that David Nault has joined the ranks of iNovia Capital as full time Entrepreneur in Residence. Amongst his other responsibilities, he is specifically in charge of evaluating investment opportunities originating from Quebec and providing support to the growing entrepreneurial ecosystem in our own backyard… More

iNovia Capital Adds an Entrepreneur in Residence and a New Venture Partner

by on Wednesday February 15th, 2012

Right on the tail of announcing it’s third venture fund in the order of $110 million, iNovia has added David Nault as a full time Entrepreneur in residence. Among other responsibilities, David Nault will be in charge of evaluating Quebec originated investment opportunities and help support iNovia’s existing portfolio of companies. With over 20 years of corporate and entrepreneurial experience in both start-ups and larger well-established technology companies David brings to iNovia a strong background in sales, marketing and business development