President & CEO
Howard is an entrepreneur and executive with over 20 years of experience including start-up, growth-stage, corporate strategy & development, fundraising (angel, strategic, VC, IPO), contract negotiations, partnerships, corporate finance, product development, branding, and team-building. He has an established track record of leadership success and entrepreneurial achievement.
Prior to joining Greenfield in 2014, Howard lived in Silicon Valley for 16 years. There, he co-founded and lead technology companies including photo merchandise e-commerce companies Picaboo and Picaboo Yearbooks, and bamboo.com, which went public on NASDAQ in 1999 and subsequently merged with Internet Pictures Corporation or “iPIX” in 2000.
Howard is a charter member of The C100 (fostering Canadian entrepreneurship), a member of the Canadian Council of Innovators, a member of the Business Council of Canada, and an Ivey School of Business QuantumShift Fellow. He graduated magna cum laude from Babson College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration.