The awards committee is responsible for managing the processes for selecting winners of all key CVCA award programs including: Deal of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year and the award for Community Leadership. The CVCA’s awards program provides the association with the means to celebrate success and innovation in the venture capital and private equity industry, as well as the industry’s close ties with Canada’s leading entrepreneurs.

CHAIR: Lisa Melchior, VERTU Capital
Lidija Marusic, Invest Nova Scotia
Sean McKinnon, Novacap Management Inc.
Jeff Parr, Clairvest Group
Magaly Charbonneau, iNovia Capital Inc
Brenda Slauko, BDC Capital
Mark Skapinker, Brightspark Ventures