Heather Payne: Ladies Learning Code

Heather Payne: Ladies Learning Code

It’s about time we featured a woman TOtechninja! Which reminds me. Why do so few women apply to our tech jobs? Heather Payne might ask the same question. She founded a wildly successful non-profit initiative right here in Toronto called Ladies Learning Code....
Kunal Gupta

Kunal Gupta

Mobile Media Visionary, Champion of Young Entrepreneurs While he was a still a student at University of Waterloo,  Kunal Gupta co-founded two organizations that are still going strong today: Polar Mobile, a mobile app development company that has created over 1200...
Edward Yao: TeamBuy.ca

Edward Yao: TeamBuy.ca

I discovered Edward Yao when I saw him pitching Teambuy on the Dragons Den. Here is another example of how age is no barrier to success in the Toronto tech community. He co-founded Teambuy.ca in 2009. Then in 2011, at age 24, he was honoured as one of Canada’s...
Liam Kaufman: Understoodit.com

Liam Kaufman: Understoodit.com

I just discovered a Toronto techie (aka TOtechninja) that created an app that definitely falls in the “Why didn’t I think of that” category. Maybe that’s how you know your app idea is a good one. It just seems so obvious after it gets built....
Ahmad Nassri

Ahmad Nassri

Ahmad Nassri is a #TOtechninja because… He’s a creative technologist, disruptive thinker, restless problem solver and one of most socially networked tech ninjas in Toronto. Ahmad has worked as lead developer at Kobo, RIM, Viigo and Right Sleeve. Plus...