Ward is a longtime entrepreneur & seasoned executive with a focus in the marketing & communication sector for the past 25 years. Ward has owned & continues to operate several companies ranging from small boutique communication & branding consultancies to larger sales & marketing companies with 100+ staff in Vancouver & Toronto.
In 2007 Ward launched his favourite endeavour, The Vancouver Car Club (Vancouver's 1st. exotic car pool of Ferraris, Bentleys & Aston Martins... + 40 other exotic, luxury & classic autos.) As well, he is a managing partner at another industry leading company, Lifestyle Fractional Yachts at Granville Island. Lifestyle is a professional yacht sales, management & charter company where exceptional luxury yachts (from 40 - 145ft) are purchased & managed for a group of owners.
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Ward is also a founding executive of several technology & internet companies (including North Americas 1st. premium SMS car site: Text4Cars.com - now the 4th. largest car site in Canada.)
As founder & president of Jumpstart Sales & Marketing Ward has helped senior Canadian companies launch new products & services into Western Canada. These clients include Microcell (FIDO), TD Bank, Carson Wagonslit, CIBC, AT&T.
Ward owned & operated V Group Designs Inc. an award winning Design, Branding & Web company in Vancouver & Toronto. Some of the firm's hundreds of clients include; Bosa Ventures, Bob Rennie Marketing, Happy Planet, BC Securites Commission, KPMG, Accenture, BC Real Estate Board, Weyerhauser, Federal Government, ACC telcom, Esquires Coffee, Pivitol Software and many, many more.
Ward's core expertise and passion if for developing new, innovative or emerging concepts into viable companies — both on his own, in partnerships or on contract.
Ward brings a wealth of high level skills from long experience in most sectors.
Specialties: Marketing, Branding, Communications, Business Planning, Start-ups, Crypto Currency, Blockchain, Decentralization, BitCoin, Fintech.