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Connect with our Team

Our team is here to support you during this challenging time. If you need help, reach out and stay connected.

New to Invest Ottawa and/or Bayview Yards?

New to Invest Ottawa and Bayview Yards, and are seeking assistance, please complete our Intake Form to help us better understand how we can help you, and connect you to the right support 

Are you the owner of a small business?

Are you the owner of a small business? Please contact [email protected] to learn about our Small Business Enterprise Centre services 

Are you a technology venture (from startup to scaleup)?

A technology venture, from startup to scaleup, please contact Guido Giordano at [email protected] to learn about our venture acceleration services 

Are you an established tech firm, multinational or foreign company exploring opportunities in Ottawa?

Please contact one of the following to learn more about our Global Expansion services: 


FDI Geographical Market Leads 

Ines Gomes
Market Director, Europe
Focus includes: digital media
[email protected] 


Adam Dewar
Market Director, Americas
Focus includes: telecommunications
[email protected]

Sophie Chen
Market Director, Asia
Focus includes: clean tech
[email protected]  


BRE Sector Leads 

Kim Ryel
Senior Sector Strategist
Focus includes: health technology
[email protected] 


David Rodas-Wright
Senior Sector Strategist
Focus includes: software
[email protected]  


Stephen Onions
Senior Sector Strategist
Focus includes: defence, security, & aerospace
[email protected] 

Are you an innovator, researcher, company or institution seeking design and prototyping services?

Please contact Joanne GardnerDirector, Advanced Manufacturing and Digital Media Lab, GovTech Prototyping at [email protected]

Sponsors Step Up

Great companies have stepped-up in this time of need, including many of our corporate sponsors and community partners.  

Explore the insights, toolkits and resources they’ve made available: 



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