Join Paul LeBlanc, a serial entrepreneur having started up and invested in multiple successful companies over a 30-year span. At 19, he co-founded Coastal Communications with his father which he sold in 1996. He then founded marketing firm, Arrivals+Departures (formally “Extreme Group”), with offices in Toronto and Halifax which he sold in 2021. Paul also founded other ventures like Karma Gaming, behuman clothing and Iconic Brewing. He is a shareholder in VistaCare Communications, a telecommunications infrastructure company. In 2017, he purchased CMP Equipment in Charlottetown PEI and sold it in 2019. Recently he founded 7th Wave Capital, an investment company focused exclusively on Maritime based businesses that need help with corporate strategy and growth. 7th Wave holds investments in Verge Technologies, Dear Life and Advatek Systems Inc.Paul is a member of the Young President’s Organization. He is the recipient of the Top 40 Under 40 Award in Canada and has been awarded “Entrepreneur of the Year” by Ernst and Young. He’s in the Top 50 CEO’s “Hall of Fame” and has been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Most influential Marketers. He’s also a mentor for the Wallace McCain Institute and an Associate at CDL (Creative Destruction Labs – Atlantic).
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