Jarrod Levitan, Chief Cloud Officer at Onica
Hero since 2015
Jarrod Levitan is the Chief Growth Officer at Onica, an AWS Premier Consulting Partner providing migration and managed services helping companies succeed on the AWS cloud. Being a hard core AWS enthusiast, Jarrod is also an organizer of the Canadian AWS User Group Meetups in Vancouver, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Calgary, and Edmonton.
As an entrepreneur with former experience building an enterprise SaaS company, Jarrod is a change agent supporting organisations as they shift culture and strategically adopt progressive technologies. Serving customers and making them successful long term is at his core and when combined with his extensive financial and technological background he provides immeasurable strategic insight.
Born in South Africa, Jarrod’s first business success came after building a successful nutritional supplement distribution company. He immigrated to Canada in 1998 and co-founded Popnuvo, an online music initiative before joining the Feldman Agency as CFO in 2001. Following this, he co-founded Beanworks, a cloud based Accounts Payable automation solution, where he currently serves on the Board.
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