Tamara is a Business Development professional who works with Interactive Digital Media companies to help them grow their business. Passionate about people and impact-driven solutions, she works closely with founders and their teams to help identify business development challenges and then connects them to the right tools and people to help them overcome obstacles. Tamara has worked with various startups and member companies of North Forge Technology Exchange and New Media Manitoba, and non-profits including Beyond Borders ECPAT Canada. An impassioned mentor, she’s assisted numerous teams at startup events, including the Social Innovation Challenge, Tiger’s Den and Startup Winnipeg’s Ramp Up Weekend. Tamara is a certified Innovation Engineering Blue Belt and ISO Certified International Mentor.