Bio (Colin How)

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Colin How

Colin How


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Colin How is the managing partner at How Creative, a boutique consulting firm specializing in strategic advisory, growth and commercializing innovation. In addition to serving on the board of the Victoria Innovation, Advanced Technology and Entrepreneurship Council (VIATEC), How sits on several technology company boards and is a trusted advisor to many others. How has been acknowledged for his entrepreneurial success with his inclusion in the Top 40 Under 40 for British Columbia and Vancouver Island, and nomination as a finalist for Ernst and Young's Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year. 


How has more than a decade of experience running technology companies in executive roles. He has raised multiple rounds of venture capital and private equity and facilitated some of Victoria's most successful exits. 


How holds a Master of Arts in Leadership from Royal Roads (2002) and a Diploma in Television and Video Production from the British Columbia Institute of Technology (1991). He graduated both with honours.