Meet the team that's shaping the future of event technology.
Eventbase is the leading mobile event technology platform for global brands. Half of the top 20 technology companies in the world trust Eventbase to power their event apps. Current customers include IBM, Cisco, Microsoft, SAP, Century 21, ESPN and TD Ameritrade. We also power official apps for many of the largest events on earth including SXSW, CES, Comic-Con, Sundance and three Olympic Games.
The Eventbase Platform is uniquely positioned to meet the needs of global enterprises. We deliver visually-rich and engaging mobile event apps that can support the entire portfolio of conferences and meetings that an enterprise hosts every year.
Eventbase is a leader in innovation, pioneering the “Intelligent Event App” with technologies such as an Advanced Chat Bot and Recommendation Engine, and the use of proximity beacons for Hyper-local Networking and Indoor Location. We've been named “Best Event App” by the Event Technology Awards for five consecutive years, and in 2017 we won a Webby Award for "Best Event App".
Founded in 2009, Eventbase has received investment from SXSW Tech LLC, Madrona Venture Group and Kensington Capital Partners via the BC Tech Fund. Our head office is located in beautiful Vancouver, Canada and we have an office in London, UK, servicing the EMEA region.
CEO & Co-Founder
Co-Founder of Eventbase, Jeff drives corporate strategy, leading the company’s growth to become the most trusted mobile event technology platform on the market. Previously, Jeff was CEO of The Level, a global content management system relied on by Google, and Director of Product at the digital financial network, StockHouse.com. Jeff co-founded the Vancouver Canary Derby, a tech-focused charity event that raised over $300k to help fight cancer. He is a previous winner of the Business in Vancouver “Top 40 Under 40” award.
CPO & Co-Founder
Ben is Co-Founder of Eventbase, leading the product team and overseeing design, product management and technology strategy for our world-class event app platform. Formerly, Ben was CIO at StockHouse.com, growing the company from 2 to 250 people worldwide, with over 100m monthly page views. He also founded digital agency Intergalactic and co-founded digital rights protection software company used by leading record labels. Ben is a previous winner of the “Top 40 Under 40” award by Business in Vancouver.
Working with hyper-growth startups and investment companies since 2004, Angela oversees all accounting and financial operations for Eventbase. Formerly, Angela was a founding member and Director at Clio, a legal software firm, where she helped secure venture capital funding and built the finance and data operations teams and infrastructure from the ground up. Angela is a data-driven finance leader who embraces technology to solve problems, and empowers businesses with informed insights.
Managing Director, EMEA
In 2011, Richard established Eventbase’s operations in London, UK, where he led the build of the official mobile app for the London 2012 Olympics. As Managing Director, EMEA, he is responsible for growing the company’s presence in Europe, leveraging our world-class mobile event technology for some of the biggest events and brands in the world. Before joining Eventbase, Richard co-founded the IT consulting firm Senacor as a member of the board and CIO, and was VP of Finance at a web-portal company.
VP Delivery Operations
Vince oversees the Delivery Team at Eventbase, and the creation of Enterprise Event Apps for many of the largest brands and events in the world. Prior to joining Eventbase, Vince produced digital projects for brands including MTV, Mattel, Budweiser, Electronic Arts and Telus. Vince was previously Director of Production at Invoke Media and Head of Product at Invoke Labs, and has worked with dozens of startups and as a founding team member of a startup accelerator.
VP of Product
Ava leads the product team at Eventbase to create the next generation mobile platform for the world's largest events. Prior to joining Eventbase, Ava lead product teams at a number of industry leading organizations, including DDS Wireless, Milestone Systems, and Avigilon, to drastically increase market share by delivering new value to some of the world's largest organizations with products that provide outstanding user experiences.
Director of Project Delivery
JJ joined Eventbase in 2014 and oversees the Producer Team as Director of Project Delivery at Eventbase. While at Eventbase, JJ has worked with some of our biggest clients including IBM, Microsoft, SAP, Disney and others to deliver world-class event apps. Before joining Eventbase, JJ ran his own consulting agency working with a multitude of retail clients to deliver effective e-commerce and e-marketing solutions.
Senior Director, People
Sarah is responsible for driving talent acquisition strategies and equipping the Eventbase team with the essential tools required to be productive and happy within their roles. Working in People, Talent and Human Resources since 2003, Sarah has helped scale some of Vancouver’s most interesting companies including Bench Accounting, where she grew their workforce to over 300 people in under 3 years. She was previously Manager, Talent Acquisition at Deloitte Canada.
Senior Manager, Customer Experience
Jenna is responsible for overseeing the Eventbase Account Management team who guide our customers' event app strategy and customer experience. She began her career at Eventbase in 2011 and has held several Sales roles critical to establishing Eventbase as the premium event app provider for global enterprises. She is a graduate of Seth Godin's altMBA program and now serves as a coach for other students looking to develop their management and leadership skills.