From an idea scribbled on the back of a restaurant napkin to hi-tech product marketing, the road to success is full of challenges for IT entrepreneurs. Quebec International's goal is to provide assistance to these entrepreneurs throughout the entire process. Whether providing high-level training, securing financing, networking or coaching, the technology entrepreneurship team devotes its time and energy to maximizing the chances of success of local companies.
As Director of Technology Entrepreneurship, Sébastien Tanguay oversees all activities in this sector, including entrepreneurship competitions such as Devtech 50, individual coaching meetings and business financing initiatives. He strives to place his expertise and experience at the service of local companies.
Sébastien has worked in the technology entrepreneurship sector for nearly 15 years. He is the co-founder of MyFoodPhone Inc., which uses mobile technology to provide remote nutritional advice. He is also a member of the management team of Myca Santé Inc., which markets web-based and mobile applications aimed at facilitating doctor/patient interactions. He formerly served as Copernic's product marketing director.
Sébastien holds a degree in business administration/marketing from Laval University. He co-authored Mobile Persuasion, published by Stanford University Press in California.