Don Toporowski is responsible for the strategic direction and financial results of ACE. He is focused on building relationships with new partners and creating opportunities that maximize the utilization of the ACE facility for product commercialization, education, research and the local community.
As an experienced entrepreneur and expert marketer, he has helped many large and small companies develop and launch new technologies. As an active member of the startup ecosystem in Canada, he also helps early-stage companies in the improvement of their business plans and pitches so they can experience greater success in their fundraising efforts with investors.
He earned a Bachelor of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Waterloo, and graduated from the Executive Program at Queen’s University School of Business.