NEXT Ambassadors

Justin Hunt

Justin is a mechanical engineering graduate from McGill University and completed the Next 36 program in 2018. He is the Co-founder and CEO of Blaise, an AI-based platform that allows transit agencies to run on-demand public buses. He leads their team of 7 from their head office in Montreal. He has won a grant from the Quebec government for being one of the top entrepreneurs in the province and was one of the C2 Emerging Entrepreneurs of 2019. Throughout his degree, Justin completed six internships at a wide range of companies including Deloitte, Traction on Demand, Bombardier and Pratt & Whitney. While an engineering student, he also started two small businesses; a math and science tutoring business and résumé design service. Additionally, he founded a scholarship program for women studying in STEM and a food bank for financially struggling students on campus.

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