Chad Larsson has always had a passion for video games and esports. In 2012 he founded Pro Gaming League (PGL) which he played a pivotal role in taking PGL public in Oct 2016 (TSXV:GAME); to become the first publicly traded esports company in NA. Chad has well-established publisher and pro player relationships stemming from more than 10 years in the esports industry and has a proven ability to formulate and implement creative digital marketing and content strategy in line with business and client objectives.
Mr. Fawcett is the founder of Epic and has 21 years of experience in Canadian capital markets, including 17 years managing money & several funds of differing strategies amassing an impressive track-record. Prior to founding Epic, Mr. Fawcett had worked for both Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. and the Brendan Woods institutional survey as a nationally-ranked analyst. David is also registered as an Advising Representative and Dealing Representative with the OSC.
Mr. Kaplanis has more than fourteen years of experience in Canadian capital markets. He joined Epic Capital in 2008 and became a partner in 2010. He currently sits on two corporate boards in the tech sector and is an advisor to The Funding Portal, which aids Canadian companies in securing government grants. Scott holds an HBA degree from the Richard Ivey School of Business, is a CFA Charterholder, and also is registered as an Advising & Dealing Representative with the OSC.
Matthew Ninaber is the owner of High Rise Studio, a production company based in Ontario, Canada and a multi award-winning director for both commercial and narrative projects. Matt has traveled the world on documentary projects and produced creative, film and commercial projects for international audiences. He has become known for his visually compelling films and his enthusiasm for creating content that will inspire people to lead lives that are bigger than themselves.