Bruce Lazenby is President & CEO of Invest Ottawa. He was Chairman of the Ottawa Software Cluster; Vice President in Canada for Corum Group Ltd., an M&A advisory firm, and CEO of FreeBalance Inc., raising funds for venture capital and debt financing. A graduate of Royal Military College, Bruce served in the Department of nNational Defense as a logistics officer and navy diver. He speaks at knowledge-based events and was voted Canada’s Private Sector Technology Leader by CATA.