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Jeanette Jackson

Foresight Cleantech Accelerator
CEO
Jeanette is an experienced CEO, entrepreneur and business strategist with broad-based experience in technology, business development, marketing and operations. Jeanette held the position of founding CEO of Light-Based Technologies where she successfully raised millions in funding, established industry partnerships to maximize revenue potential, led cross-functional teams to achieve bold milestones, and created highly functional advisory teams. As President of The Brag Company, she oversaw the complete restructuring of the business and a sale of the company in 2 short years. Over the last 4 years, Jeanette has supported more than 20 Foresight companies as an Executive In Residence in several markets including bio-energy, electric vehicles, smart buildings, water tech, robotics and wind. In August 2018, Jeanette became the new Managing Director of Foresight, Western Canada’s largest clean technology accelerator. Since taking on the role, Jeanette has led the organization to secure funding for two new programs around technology development and scale up for member companies. She looks forward to collaborating with all partners from government to industry to investors to held position Canada as a global leader in the cleantech sector.