Co-Founder | TrueNorth
Michael Tippett has founded several technology companies, including NowPublic, an Emmy-nominated pioneer of crowdsourced journalism that was acquired in 2009. Tippett has been recognized by the British Columbia New Media Association with an award for visionary leadership. He ran Hootsuite Labs and was Director, New Products at Hootsuite and was the Executive Director of Growlab. He is the founder of Wantoo and the CEO of The .eco Registry. He also runs TrueNorth, an advisory service that helps US tech firms set up in Canada. He is also a member of the University of British Columbia’s School of Journalism Advisory Board.