Debbie Pinard

Suzanne Grant was one of four Ottawans who were among the recipients of the second annual WISE 50 over 50 awards.
InitLive co-founder Debbie Pinard says the recent decision to step down from the CEO role to focus on product development was a difficult one.
InitLive is a Wesley Clover portfolio company that develops software for managing and scheduling event staff, including a platform for on-the-ground messaging.
For all of the hype lately around Ottawa’s burgeoning tech scene, it’s easy to gloss over its shortcomings.