Michael Hyatt is a Canadian Venture Philanthropist and serial entrepreneur who built and sold two highly successful technology firms. He currently serves as a director of BlueCat, ranks as one of Canada’s top entrepreneurs, and is a known as a technology visionary. Michael is also a weekly business commentator on CBC and was a celebrated “Dragon” on CBC’s online Dragons’ Den. He is an investor on the hit Spotfiy podcast “The Pitch” and a Founding Partner and Fellow at the Rotman School of Management’s prestigious Creative Destruction Lab. Michael sits on the CEO Board of Advisors of Georgian Partners, one of Canada’s leading venture capital firms and was named an Entrepreneur in Residence (EIR) at Blakes. Michael is an active investor and philanthropist who chairs the Hyatt Family Foundation. Michael was recently awarded the “Power Partner Award” from the Women of Inspiration Awards for his supportive and innovative work with Women in Canada and the developing world.