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I’ve had the honor of working with Josée Morin on a number of successful entrepreneurial projects. Her drive and passion are outstanding. If you are looking for an expert in corporate governance, IT and enterprise risk management, strategy, operations and finance, look no further than Josée.
— Nathanial Findlay, President of Myca
I’ve known Josée since our days at university studying electrical engineering. I’ve watched her career blossom as an active entrepreneur. She has a focused mind, always asking questions and looking for creative solutions that form the basis for the depth of her skills in strategic planning. She’s been a very useful advisor for many startups including mine.
— Marc Blanchet, President of Viagenie
Josée is one of those leaders who really understands the value of networking and the power of relationships. She’s all about ideas and people. Her skill as a consensus builder combined with her energy and drive make her a leader that stands out from the crowd.
— Jennifer Bouyoukos, Global Talent Executive, Argus Software
 

About Josée Morin, Engineer, MBA, Corporate Director

After successfully starting two technology companies that were sold to US corporations, Josée Morin has proven her ability to think strategically and deliver bottom-line company growth. Josée is a consensus builder and experienced bilingual Corporate Director, contributing to boards through her expertise in risk management and IT governance.

Skills and Expertise

Corporate Governance, IT and Enterprise Risk Management, Strategy, Operations, Equity and Venture Capital Financing, Executive Compensation

Industry Experience

Information Technology, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Defense Technology, Finance

Accomplishments

  • Growth Strategies – Co-founded two software companies later sold to large US corporations (EON Media, sold to Cardinal Health and Taleo, sold to Oracle).
  • Risk Management – Conducted IT Risk Management reviews and evaluated the risks of hundreds of business plan and investments proposals.
  • Private Equity Financing – As a COO and an advisor raised over $40M.
  • Operations – Increased operational results for Customer Support, R&D, IT and HR teams that developed, installed and supported products in North America. Ensured compliance with strict IT privacy and security legislation.
  • Business Development – Negotiated deals and partnerships with more than 25 large US corporations and hospital chains.
  • Corporate Director – 15 years of experience on private companies, investment fund and not-for-profit boards.
  • Mentor with Bio-succès, 2013
  • Recipient of the most promising MBA in Quebec award, Association des MBA du Quebec, 2006
  • Selected by the US embassy to participate in the US International Visitors Program, 1999
  • President and founder of SAT, a Quebec City women’s networking group focused on technology and business, 1996
  • Holds the patent and receives royalties for SHIPIR, a software to simulate the defense of ships against infrared threats, 1994

Corporate Governance Leadership

Education

  • Collège des Administrateurs de Société, Certified Director, C.Dir., ASC (2007)
  • Laval University, Master in Business Administration, MBA (1993)
  • Laval University, Bachelor of Electrical Engineering Degree (1985)

Read an interview with Josée Morin on networking by WGOB

For more information, contact Josée