Brian is a co-founder, CEO and Director of Xigem Technologies Corporation (CSE:XIGM, FSE:2C1). Brian is a serial entrepreneur with considerable start up, operational and capital markets experience across a wide range of sectors including: media, healthcare, consumer packaged goods, professional sports, technology, specialty finance and government relations. Prior to Xigem Technologies, Brian co-founded and led the creation of Canada’s largest publisher of alternative newspapers, served as a founding director and president of various specialty finance companies and founded the first of its kind vertically integrated healthcare company. Earlier he co-led the acquisition and redevelopment of the Toronto Argonauts Football Club of the Canadian Football League and founded the first interactive point of purchase retail medium in Canada. Brian has a degree in Political Economy from York University in Toronto.