Luc Roy, CIO for Laurentian University and co-owner of Old Rock Roastery. As CIO at Laurentian, Luc is responsible for IT, Media and Web services. In 1987, Luc graduated from the University of Ottawa with a Bachelor of Computer Science.
In 2007, Luc opened Old Rock Roastery with his wife Carole in Sudbury. Old Rock has been a recipient of many prizes including 2008 Start-Up of the Year by Sudbury Chamber of Commerce, 2008 Enterprise of the Year (1-15 employees) by Northern Ontario Business Awards, and the 2009 “Entreprise Coup d’coeur” of Ontario by RDÉE Ontario (Réseau de développement économique et d’employabilité).
Luc has extensive experience with technology, IT management, marketing, eMarketing, affiliate marketing, go-to-market plans, early and mid-stage startups. This Lived it Lecture with Luc will focus on his experiences as an entrepreneur, as well as working with startups from across the globe.