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Jeff Chemeres

Advisor Ontario, Canada, CA

Founder/Owner/Business Development, Empathica, Inc. Richard Ivey Business and Cornell MBA Grad Passionate about Entrepreneurship.

Founder/Owner/Business Development, Empathica, Inc. Richard Ivey Business and Cornell MBA Grad Passionate about Entrepreneurship.

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Involved In

Founder

Empathica - A Mindshare Technologies Company

Advisor

Empathica, Inc.

Side Projects

Fellow of Entrepreneurship and I

Positions

Founder/Owner/Business Development Empathica - A Mindshare Technologies Company September 2001 - October 2013
VP of Business Development Genesis Exchange 2006 - 2007
Director of Business Development Onvia January 1999 - August 2001
Director of Franchising Thomas Cook Group 1997 - 1999
Director of Concessions Famous Players 1995 - 1997
Manager of Business Development PepsiCo 1993 - 1995

Education

Cornell University - Johnson Graduate School of Management Business Administration and Management, General 2013 - 2015
The University of Western Ontario - Richard Ivey School of Business Business Administration and Management, General 1991 - 1993
Université Laval 1989 - 1990

Interested In

Markets of Interest
  • • Advertising
  • • Data & Analytics
  • • Events
  • • Fashion
  • • Games
  • • Healthcare
  • • Local
  • • Media
  • • Mobile
  • • Productivity Tools
  • • Robotics
  • • Small Businesses
  • • Smart Home
  • • Social Impact
  • • Sports
  • • Travel
  • • Fitness
  • • Quantified-self
  • • Wellness
  • • Medical Devices
  • • Content
  • • Movies/Film
  • • News
  • • TV

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Gary Edwards
We worked together  •  Chief Customer Officer, Mindshare Technologies and Chief Customer Officer, Empathica. The University of Western Ontario grad.
Jeff has a great passion for new ideas, and loves to instigate change. Whether its new inventions, new processes or just compelling people t ... o try something differently, Jeff is an exceptional entrepreneur.
Julia Staffen
We worked together  •  Director Business Development, Empathica. Previously Product Evangelist, Empathica Inc.. Queen's grad.
Jeff is extremely passionate about ideas he believes in. He is very like-able, which makes people want to work with him. He can relate to ... anyone in a company regardless of whether they are at the lowest or highest rank within the company. He likes to take risks and is constantly operating outside of the box - always looking for new opportunities or ideas.
Lesley Haibach
We worked together  •  Vice President, Loyalty, Ipsos Reid. Previously Vice President, IFOP North America.
Jeff has already proven himself as a great entrepreneur. His drive, passion and hunger for success ensured rapid growth for Empathica, taki ... ng the company from a group of co-founders sitting around a dining room table with only a vision, to a successful International business. Jeff epitomizes the essence of an entrepreneur, taking on a wide variety of roles as required to ensure continued company expansion. Never expecting more from others than he was willing to give himself, Jeff garnered loyalty and dedication from those working with him. Always striving to continue learning, Jeff continually sets new challenges for himself. His most recent endeavour in the Richard Ivey Cornell MBA program, will only enhance Jeff's potential as an entrepreneur.
Tiffany Emery
Relationship Manager, Alumni Relations, Stephen J. R. Smith School of Business. Queen's grad.

Gary Edwards
We worked together  •  Chief Customer Officer, Mindshare Technologies and Chief Customer Officer, Empathica. The University of Western Ontario grad.
Gary has proven he IS a great entrepreneur by being one of Empathica's first employees and playing a key role in growing it into a $50 milli ... on company. He would be beneficial to ANY new venture.