Who we Are
Coral CEA is a not-for-profit Open Innovation Network focused on building platform-based ecosystems that enable member companies and organizations to commercialize Communication Enabled Applications (CEAs). Funded by the Government of Ontario, and a member of the Ontario Network of Excellence, Coral CEA’s mandate is to help entrepreneurs establish companies and create sustainable jobs in Ontario through the utilization and re-use of open infrastructure.
Meet Our Team
Brian leads corporate development at Coral including ecosystem and product development. Brian was co-founder or executive at four successful startups prior to joining Coral.
Marketing _ Communications
Cheryl leads marketing and communications efforts at Coral including event management. A long time advocate for the startup community in Ottawa, Cheryl lives and breathes innovation.
Partner Services Manager
Scott leads partner services for the Toronto-Waterloo corridor in Ontario. Scott is passionate about working with emerging innovators and startups to drive value creation.
Partner Services Manager
Gerry leads partner services for the rest of Ontario. Gerry brings experience from two generations of innovation in Ottawa; telecom and software.
Chief Technology Officer
Craik leads technology development and investment both internally and with our partners. Craik understands leveraging platforms to multiply value and reduce barriers. He is a mobile geek.
Manager of Product Development
Abraham leads the development team and software architecture at Coral, including platform and partner integration. Abraham’s experience in large-scale systems design ensures high quality and performance.
Ray leads platform design at Coral. Ray’s extensive software design background lends discipline to Coral.
Jorge leads project implementation on Coral platform and production systems, including web. Jorge’s background in data centre operations and client services provides excellent support.
Jonathan provides market research and product implementation support at Coral. A recent graduate from UNT, Jonathan is experienced with healthcare systems inside clinics.
Solution Validation _ Engineering
Maurice leads solution validation and engineering on the Coral platform. Maurice’s background in verification engineering and test architecture in the telecom industry will ensure quality and success.
Lead Architect, Partner Applications
Pierre leads software architecture for partner applications and integration.