Ean Jackson has invested the past 20+ years of his professional career in management, technical and business development roles in the technology industry. He has been employed by a wide range of businesses across North America ranging from technology start-ups to major multinational corporations including IBM, Oracle Corporation and Sprint International.
Jackson is well-known and very active in the Vancouver business community. He is a frequent speaker on business and technology topics and teaches in the marketing faculties of Simon Fraser University, University of Phoenix and the University of British Columbia. His volunteer directorships include the International Internet Marketing Association and CFA Sports. Jackson also coaches early stage businesses in the marketing and sales areas as mentor for the BCIC New Ventures BC competition, Rocket Builders “Go to Market” program and Backbone Magazine’s “Start Me Up” program. A former Canadian National Team manager, competitive long-distance runner and triathlete, Jackson remains heavily involved with amateur athletics.
Fluent in four languages (English, French, Spanish, German), Jackson’s educational background includes an undergraduate degree in Arts (University of Western Ontario, London, Canada), a graduate degree in Electrical Engineering (Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas), a certificate in Internet Marketing (University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada) and a certificate in Project Management (George Washington University, Arlington, Virginia).
Ean Jackson’s professional background on LinkedIn
Deller has acted as Adviser to the Canadian Human Resources Development Corp (HRDC), Supply and Services Canada, Statistics Canada, the International Development Research Corporation (IDRC), Consultant to the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), and has been an International market analyst to the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Ottawa.
As an entrepreneur, he co-founded Western Canada’s first mail-order Pharmacy in 1992 and later founded the BC Institute of Proprietary Care. A strong proponent of the Internet, he was President of the IIMA (International Internet Marketing Association) and served as a director for 8 years. In one of his current businesses, Deller manufactures product and retails/wholesales via numerous channels including the Internet.
Deller earned his Bachelor of Art and Bachelor of Education at the University of Western Ontario in London, Canada and a post graduate Master of Science in Economics from the London School of Economics, London, United Kingdom. He speaks French and works hard on his Japanese.
Steve enjoys trail running, crossfit, downhill skiing and many other athletic pursuits. He is a heritage home affectionado, and supports those who are developmentally delayed or with special needs.
Steve Deller’s professional background on LinkedIn.