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Chris Arsenault
Works at iNovia Capital
Attended Université Laval
Lived in Baltimore
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Fort d'une nouvelle acquisition, Lightspeed déploiera une plateforme de commerce en ligne qui lui permettra d'aller jouer sur le terrain occupé par des joueurs tels...
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AppDirect raises mammoth $140 million round - Montreal in Technology http://buff.ly/1hqG4Tf
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Congrats team Lightspeed POS : Lightspeed enters e-commerce big leagues with $80 mln Series C round with Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, Investissement Québec iNovia Capital and Accel Partners 
Montréal-based Lightspeed is poised for a major growth spurt and may soon be ready to contemplate a public sale after raising the largest venture financing in Canada in more than a year. Lightspeed...
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Excited to catch up with founders, LPs and friends at the @iNovia 2015 CEO Summit & AGM! http://ceosummit.inovia.vc  
iNovia's CEO Summit is an annual event for founders and makers.
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From EiR Buzz to Poka Inc. -- Bruno Morency shares his transition from VC iNovia Team to start-up: http://buff.ly/1IijXHK
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BAM!@LightspeedPOS Acquires Leading Online Retail Software Company @SEOshop, Launches New eCommerce Platform http://buff.ly/1Yi4nUo With now > 34,000 customers and growing with a complete omni-channel offering
Entering the terrain of tech darling Shopify with purchase of Amsterdam online software firm SEOshop
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AppDirect, Cloud Software Provider, Raises $140 Million http://buff.ly/1Ol4LO5 New York Times
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Great combination of talent going after a huge market, enabling single sign-on, app delivery, app distribution and billing. Congrats!
Fast-growing online app marketplace makes fourth acquisition in six years, boosting its presence in the ‘Internet of Things’ space
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"The Discipline of Creating and Dominating New Markets." 

Check out the video by +Christopher Lochhead @ the iNovia CEO Summit about Category Design.

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Communications AssociateYou have a natural ability to communicate and your peers call you a social butterfly? You are still fairly early in your career and have a burning desire to show you have what it takes to be a marketing and communications guru. You are a go-getter. You are not looking for a mundane job, you want an opportunity that will accelerate your growth. And last but not least, you love a fast paced work environment (and you can outr...
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Enthusiastic Entrepreneur. Managing Partner @iNovia VC. A loving dad. Passionate about our ever-changing tech world. Yes, Founders rule!
Introduction
"I think every entrepreneur needs to have balance in their lives in order to survive the emotional roller-coaster they have embarked-on, without too much damage. Every entrepreneur has a different need of balance. Find your balance. It will save your life." 
Chris Arsenault, iNovia Capital.
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Once a survivor!
Education
  • Université Laval
    Finance & Marketing, 1993
    Never completed by bachelor, focused on the 76 employees in my company instead of completing my last year.
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Gender
Male
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Occupation
Help build great tech companies.
Skills
Business development, chaos navigator, opportunity finder and relationhsip builder.
Employment
  • iNovia Capital
    Managing Partner, 2007 - present
    Working with an amazing team, backing great entrepreneurs in tech.
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Previously
Baltimore - Bonaventure - Rimouski - Quebec city - Montreal