Ken is a father, husband and lover of all things created or derived by humanity. Like his father before him, he joined the Canadian military at 18 and served almost 13 years before leaving due to a career ending injury, both physical and mental.
After the military, he transitioned into the technology world through years of education and a mission driven mindset. He was an executive at 2 publicly traded companies before leaving to be part of a small team that created 3 cyber related, security companies out of Silicon Valley.
At the same time, he lead a global cyber crime alliance for the Americas for 7 years, backed by the UK Prime Minister. In last 5 years, Ken landed in the venture capital community, creating a cyber security fund especially focused on Canadian companies.
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Mental health resources for Canada. This is not an exhaustive list.
Please search for Mental Health supports locally or through federal, province/ state or municipal services. If this is an emergency, dial 9-1-1 or local police.
If you or someone you know is thinking about suicide, call the Canada Suicide Prevention Service at 1-833-456-4566 (24/7) or text 45645 (4 pm to 12 am ET).
Crisis Services Canada: https://www.crisisservicescanada.ca/en/looking-for-local-resources-support/
Kid’s Help Phone: https://kidshelpphone.ca/
For young people 5 - 29 years of age. Call a counsellor: 1-800-668-6868 (text and messenger options through the website)
Hope for Wellness Help Line: Call 1-855-242-3310 (toll-free) or connect to the online Hope for Wellness chat.
Available to all Indigenous peoples across Canada who need immediate crisis intervention. Experienced and culturally sensitive help line counsellors can help if you want to talk or are distressed.
Telephone and online counselling are available in English and French. On request, telephone counselling is also available in Cree, Ojibway and Inuktitut.