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Born:
July 23, 1983
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Male
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Toronto
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Josh is the visionary behind Guardly. He founded the company in 2010 to empower people during emergencies by connecting them to their personalized safety networks with a single tap.

Prior to Guardly, Josh worked at the BlackBerry Partners Fund and RBC Venture Partners where he supported ten investment transactions and developed expertise in location-aware applications, mobile business models, game mechanics and viral distribution strategies.

Josh was a Board Observer at SocialDeck (acquired by Google). He is a huge supporter of innovation, youth entrepreneurship and the startup community, and is the co-curator at Toronto [StartupDigest].

He completed his Masters degree at the University of Toronto and his Undergraduate degree at the University of Western Ontario.

He loves wakeboarding, squash and ping-pong and still enjoys the challenges of writing code to solve complex problems.

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Toronto Curator

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Aug 24, 2010 - Current   (about 6 years)
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Jun 23, 2008
Aug 18, 2010
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Jun, 2008
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