Phil Rivard

Phil Rivard

Director of Ventures, NEXT Canada


Knowledgeable and dedicated to product and customer experience, Phil has an extensive understanding of the SaaS / B2B / B2D industry. Solid team player with an outgoing, positive demeanour and proven skills in establishing rapport with clients, Phil is motivated to develop and maintain a pristine customer experience throughout the entire customer’s journey. He specializes in quality work, problem-solving and process optimization.

Phil is articulate, energetic and results-oriented with an exemplary passion for developing relationships, cultivating partnerships and growing businesses. He is motivated to keep learning, growing, and excelling as a team leader.

Coming from the Techstars network, Phil also feels very strongly about helping other entrepreneurs avoid some of the mistakes he made in his previous ventures #GiveFirst