GrowLab announced that Jonathan Bixby was joining Mark Relph to become their second Entrepreneur-in-Residence. Jonathan will be given more responsibility at the Gastown accelerator and will be the new Executive Director, taking over from Mike Edwards.
GrowLab is a Vancouver based startup accelerator, aiming to help entrepreneurs build great companies through seed funding, mentorship, collaborative workspace and 3 months of intensive programming. The company was founded by five world class super angels, one of which is keynote speaker and 2-time Emmy nominated media visionary, Leonard Brody.
Jonathan is a successful entrepreneur who is passionate about helping people who are taking the entrepreneurial path to develop their own companies. Before joining the team at GrowLab, Jonathan was the CEO and co-founder of Strangeloop networks, creator of the first network appliance and cloud service for accelerating dynamic web applications.
Speaking about his new role with GrowLab, Jonathan stated "I am really excited to be a part of this great group. Mike Edwards has done a fantastic job of putting GrowLab in a solid position and I am eager to work with him and the rest of the team to continue the momentum."
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