A technology guru, Denzil Doyle has been instrumental in the promotion, development and growth of Canada’s high technology industry. His achievements were recognized by Canada when he was made Member of the Order of Canada in 2005. As co-founder of Capital Alliance Ventures, this pioneering entrepreneur led the investment of millions of dollars in the telecommunications and software sectors. For more than four decades, he has provided financial backing and career guidance to emerging and established businesses through his speaking engagements and his publications, most notably with Making Technology Happen.
Known as the father of Silicon Valley North, Dolyle is highly respected for mentoring the next generation of Canada’s high tech leaders. He has held directorships with the National Research Council, International Datacasting, Newbridge Networks, Mitel Networks, and Med-Eng Systems, and has successfully founded numerous high-tech companies.
Doyle received an Honorary Doctorate of Engineering from Carleton University in 1981.