Michael Betts, Co-Director, UTEST and Entrepreneur-In-Residence at MaRS InnovationMichael (Mike) Betts is entrepreneur-in-residence at MaRS Innovation. Michael is a recognized entrepreneur and technology executive with over 10 years of experience working with and managing rapid growth technology start-ups.

In addition to MI, Michael is the president of Castlegar Management Ltd., a boutique advisory services firm focused on providing strategic counsel to the CEOs of technology start-ups, and is the founder of The INC Society, a members only, corporate perks and benefits program for Canadian entrepreneurs.

Prior to these activities, Michael was the founder of Canada’s first web based, in-image ad network, and was responsible for all aspects of the company’s early growth, financing and strategy.