Speaker Bio

 - Andrew Greer

Andrew Greer

Program Strategist, Accelerate Okanagan

Andrew is an experienced program manager, business development manager, and community builder.

He cut his teeth at Xerox working on commission in sales and sales management in Eastern Ontario and then transitioned to a business analyst role with Launch Lab in Kingston. In the last five years with Accelerate Okanagan, Andrew has taken on several roles – supporting over 150 companies through entrepreneurial development programs in the Okanagan and developing programs that are now running across British Columbia. Andrew is a founder at purppl (PURposeful PeoPle), a community enterprise accelerator that helps social entrepreneurs build sustainable business models.

He actively volunteers with several social impact and community initiatives. He is a snowboarder, mountain biker, gardener – and lives in a tiny house.