Patrick is currently Entrepreneur in Residence at iNovia Capital. Previously, he helped pioneer the microstock industry, as co-founder of iStockphoto, the world's first crowd sourced stock photography community. Upon his departure, the company was selling over 12 million images annually, and was sold to Getty Images for US$50 million in 2006. Most recently, he was head of North American operations for Fotolia, a stock photography community backed by private equity firm KKR. He has also held senior marketing and product development roles at Adobe.
Patrick is also active in the technology startup ecosystem as an advisor, mentor, angel investor, teacher, and community leader. Organizations he contributes to include: thea100.org, thec100.org, democampcalgary.com, University of Calgary, Mount Royal University, GrowLab, and FounderFuel.
Jul 4, 2016 - Current (4 months)
|Apr 30, 2016||Tech Vibes - AccelerateAB Highlights Growth of Tech Scene|
|Mar 31, 2016||BetaKit - AccelerateAB announces 2016 lineup of speakers, including Google Canada executive|
|Jan 9, 2014||ZD Net - How to add video without breaking the bank|
|Oct 26, 2013||Tech Vibes - Seeking the Next Great Guest Writer: Founders, Venture Capitalists, and Angels Wanted|
|Sep 16, 2013||FinSMEs - Dissolve Raises $5M in Funding|
|Sep 16, 2013||Tech Vibes - New Calgary Startup Dissolve, Backed with $5 Million, Launches in Beta|
|Sep 5, 2013||Tech Vibes - 500px Adds High Profile Talent to Board and Senior Leadership Team|
|Aug 16, 2013||Tech Vibes - Getting $#!% Done: Three Cofounders at GROW Explain How They Focus on What’s Important|