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The CEO in Residence program at the the Technology Centre for Excellence (TCE) exemplifies the term Linked With Leadership. These individuals are successful professionals who either divide their time between their professional careers and their role at the Technology Centre of Excellence or are available on a full time basis. The function of an Executive in Residence varies based on the individual and in relationship to the individual programs XLRator delivers within the region.

Our CEO in Residence provides our program intakes with access to valuable insight into current affairs and exposes them to their real life business experiences in focused business sectors including Agriculture, Manufacturing and ICT. 

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CEO in Residence – Peter Briscoe

Peter Briscoe is a successful entrepreneur having founded and driven multiple successful products and startups in the last 30 years. Peter was Founder and CEO of Convedia Corp and built it to $20M in revenue with world leading products and 130 people before selling it in 2007 to Radisys Corp in Orgeon for $105M Since 2010 Peter has been mentoring start up companies for the past 6 years at Acetech, BCIC, and UBC to help the BC Tech community increase in size and stature. Peter has a BaSc Engineering from the University of Waterloo and honed his skills at Nortel, BNR, Newbridge Networks and MPR Teltech before catching the entrepreneurial bug in the 1990′s.


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