Business Services Officer
Jason holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the Peter B. Gustavson School of Business at the University of Victoria. He is a member of the We Wai Kai Nation which is part of the Kwakwak’awakw peoples from the coast of British Columbia. He also has connections to the Nuu’Chah’Nulth, Coast Salish and Hawaiian peoples.
He has a 15+ year background in sales, marketing and business development and is also a past entrepreneur having owned his own tourism product development consulting business called He'wa'sa Enterprises Inc.. on Vancouver Island.
Jason has been with Alberta Indian Investment Corporation and now Winfire Business Servjces since October 2016 and his role is to deliver business advisory services, which encompasses pre-loan consultation, mentoring/business support and aftercare services to new and existing clients. In addition, Jason’s role is to deliver entrepreneurial training to help existing and new clients navigate through their entrepreneurial journey. Jason also coordinates an organizes the annual Alberta Aboriginal Youth Entrepreneur Camp, a one week camp from all Alberta Aboriginal Youth, aged 18-39, to learn the basic principles of starting a business and develop their own business plans as part of a team.
Phone: 587.416.0731 | Mobile: 780.221.5970