I think Ian King mentioned me previously on a post somewhere about losing a lot of the Canadian talent to the States. The proof is in the pudding (or hiring strategies).

On a side note, would anyone be interested in co-hosting an event on innovation policy in Canada? (WSJ on the lucrativeness of Waterloo grads)
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looking forward to moderating a panel Thursday at Startup Canada Day on the Hill in Ottawa about attracting and retaining talent - and addressing some of the woes Canadian startups have had dealing with the immigration system. I'll be on stage with Allen Lau of Wattpad, Danielle Lovell of BLANKSLATE Partners and Arif Virani, parliamentary secretary to John McCallum, the minister of immigration, refugees and citizenship. Should be an interesting chat. Our panel starts at 10 at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa. ... See MoreSee Less