Startup Canada Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Dax Dasilva| Founder, Lightspeed

Dax Dasilva is the founder of Lightspeed – a cloud-based point of sale and inventory management software system that is transforming the restaurant and retail industries. Dax is also the founder of Never Apart, a Montreal-based non-profit organization bringing social change and spiritual awareness through cultural programming with global reach and impact. Through Never Apart, Dax has launched various special projects including Colour by Icons – a colouring book and gallery exhibit showcasing historical figures in the LGBT community.