Jeff Booth is an entrepreneur, angel investor and technology leader, using the application of technology to bring big ideas into reality that positively impact people lives. Jeff co-founded BuildDirect.com and led the company through various iterations to over $120 million in revenue. Jeff saw the opportunity to transition that company from a unique e-commerce company to a platform company where we used first party data to create AI and Machine learning to build a more efficient networked supply chain for both buyers and sellers.
Jeff has been a Young Presidents’ Organization member since 2004, and an active mentor and adviser to numerous companies. Contributing time on the BC Tech Hypergrowth advisory board as well as being an G7 Fellow on the Creative Destruction Lab (CDL west). Jeff was named the BC TECH person of the year in 2015 and Goldman Sachs 100 most intriguing Entrepreneurs in 2016. Jeff also served on the Board of Coastal Contacts (a public company through their sale to Essilor for $435 million) and currently serves on the Boards of SPUD.ca, RTOWN, Synthiam and the Richmond Hospital Foundation as well as numerous advisory boards of start-ups.