Daryl leads FundRazr, an innovative, award-winning global enterprise crowdfunding platform. He is a serial entrepreneur who loves the challenge of building companies from scratch, has founded multiple start-ups and helped bring one, Optio Software, to a successful NASDAQ IPO in 1999. Daryl is frequently called upon for expert commentary on nonprofit fundraising and crowdfunding topics for media sites including CBC, CTV, Global News, TVO, PostMedia, BBC, Forbes and Bloomberg. Daryl currently serves as board member or advisor to multiple start-ups including Canadian securities crowdfunding site FrontFundr. He is a Director of the PayPal Giving Fund (Canada) and Past Director of the National Crowdfunding & Fintech Association of Canada.
As a social media guy, his Twitter tagline reads “#KingofGastown, entrepreneur, cardiac survivor, foodie, whisky nut, philosopher, mentor, father and friend.”