Tyler De Sousa
Next 36, 2021; Co-founder, WaterLoot
Tyler is a recent graduate of Wilfrid Laurier University’s Business Administration program where he specialized in entrepreneurship. During his tenure at Laurier, Tyler was very involved with Enactus; a Laurier club and global competition for students creating impactful social enterprises. Through Enactus he supported several budding entrepreneurs in taking their first steps towards creating their own social ventures. He also played in a large role in supporting Enactus’ largest social venture: EarthSuds. During this time, Tyler has also served as managing director of Youth Action on Climate Change; a non-profit organization that connects youth community leaders and supports them in developing and implementing their own climate action projects. Most recently, during the COVID-19 shutdowns Tyler founded WaterLoot, a company aimed at supporting local small businesses by selling mystery boxes of local products.
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