$B+ serial entrepreneur, business builder, investor, and community leader seeking to have a positive impact on the world. Founded, built, and IPO’d multiple companies and is a builder in support of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Ex Mckinsey and MIT. Recognized as an international thought leader, she has been honored as one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women (4X), and serves as the Chair of the Board of Governors for the University of Calgary ( the youngest and first visible minority Chair to serve), board member of UNICEF Canada, the Palix Foundation supporting the areas of early childhood development, addiction, and mental health, as a board member of Axis Connects to advance diversity in the business community.
Working at the intersection of emerging tech, human connection, and impact, Chelsea has helped build companies like LTK ($2B) and Bumble ($12B IPO) that serve womxn and underrepresented communities. Joined Bumble as the 7th team member to lead marketing and brand through 100 million downloads and $12B IPO. She currently advises, angel invests, and mentors underrepresented founders.
Trend spotter, growth supporter, and business builder. An early crypto native and advocate for the industry’s growth and ownership economy. Passionate about financial empowerment and independence, resulting in more optionality for those most vulnerable. Web3 has the potential to address financial wealth barriers and create financial opportunity and empowerment for all. Previously she worked alongside Geeta in building and IPO’ing $billion companies and is passionate about directing capital to underserved and underrepresented areas. Now….. she is bringing that expertise to web3.
Leader in partnerships connecting some of the largest corporations and brands in the gaming, sports, dating and advertising verticals. Drove partner-led strategic growth and delivered hundreds of millions of $ in revenue for brands including Bumble, Rovio (makers of the Angry Birds family of games! Who wasn’t obsessed with those lil guys?!), Grindr and DraftKings. Passionate about supporting under-represented founders by both investing in and advising women and minority-led startups. She is also a fierce advocate for animal rescues because every creature big and small deserves a happy loving home.
Living at the corner of where customer meets community and brand meets brand activation. Previously managing over 200+ ambassadors & influencers for Bumble, scaling 300% in a single year. Passionate about helping brands find authentic connections with their communities. New to web3 — but on a mission to make it not only be seen, be heard, but be understood.
Over a decade building and managing communities in the Esports sector. Deep focus on building heightened community and interactive experiences. Traveling all over the world to help produce tournaments and also working with gaming festivals such as Quakecon and Dreamhack. Firmly believes in the power of joining together people with passion and technology and Web3 as the next big frontier. Ready to build!!