Canadian Women in Tech Sara Kirke Award for Canada's Leading Woman High Tech Entrepreneur: Janet Longmore, President & CEO, Digital Opportunity Trust
June 26, 2011

 

Shann McGrail, (left) Director of Education, Microsoft Canada presents the Microsoft Canada sponsored, Canadian Women in Technology Sara Kirke Award for Canada's Leading Woman High Tech Entrepreneur to Janet Longmore, President & CEO, Digital Opportunity Trust (centre) with John Reid, CATAAlliance (Rt).

Please view this video from CATAnet TV...Janet Longmore, President & CEO, Digital Opportunity Trust,  the winner of  the Canadian Women in Technology Sara Kirke Award for Canada's Leading Woman High Tech Entrepreneur presented at the 2011 CATAAlliance Innovation Awards Gala

The Canadian Women in Technology Sara Kirke Award for Canada's Leading Woman High Tech Entrepreneur is presented to the woman who has shown the most outstanding technological innovation and corporate leadership -- leadership that has significantly expanded the frontiers of Canada's advanced technology industry.

Janet Longmore founded Digital Opportunity Trust in 2001 and under her vision and leadership DOT has grown to become a leading international social enterprise. She has driven DOT to the forefront of social enterprise, a global innovator in enabling people to access and apply information and communications technology to create education, economic and entrepreneurial opportunities. Following a strategic growth strategy, DOT is working with youth, women and marginalized communities in 11 countries from offices in the Middle East, Africa, Asia and North America.

As President & CEO, Digital Opportunity Trust, Janet Longmore talks about the success key of mobilizing people behind the DOT mandate and the importance of having a skilled team.

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