John Tennant, Managing Partner, W2N2 Partnership
From 2002 through 2008, John was CEO of Canada’s Technology Triangle Inc (CTT Inc), the public-private regional economic development partnership for Waterloo Region, including the cities of Cambridge, Kitchener and Waterloo. Previously, he had a distinguished Canadian foreign service career which culminated as Canadian Consul General in Detroit. Earlier US assignments were in New York and Chicago. In addition he represented Canada in Japan, West Africa, Central America, the Eastern Caribbean and Australia.
John currently heads his own consultancy, W2N2 Partnership. John holds the ICD.D certification from the Institute of Corporate Directors.