Alice lee, MBA

Alice
Lee
, MBA
Project Manager

Biography

Alice Lee is a Project Manager with extensive experience in arts administration, event management, and marketing. Events she has led include Digifest, IT'S A START Pitch Competition, World Design Capital, Second World Conference on Blended Learning and Design Educators.

Alice leads the day-to-day operations of the Digital Media and Gaming Incubator, helping entrepreneurs connect with the community and grow their companies.

She has been involved with several start-up initiatives including being a co-founder of the Distillery Visitor Centre and Realtime Studio in the Distillery Historic District, and the Advanced Visualization Centre at the Design Exchange’s DXNET. Alice is a Certified Project Management Professional and graduated from the University of Toronto with a Masters in Business Administration.

Academic Credentials

B.Sc., Sciences, McGill University

MBA, University of Toronto

Areas of Specialization

Project management

student engagement and success

event marketing and communications

content generation

business development

social media and grant writing

Areas of Expertise

Small Business Startups

Coaching

Innovation

Market Research

Blended Learning

Management Consulting

Marketing

Brand Development

Sponsorships

Career Highlights

2017: Producer, Second World Conference on Blended Learning, Toronto

2012-2017: Producer, Digifest & IT’S A START Pitch Competition, George Brown College

2014-2015: Coordinator, Empowered Youth Start Up Hub, George Brown College

Other Activities

Presenter at 2014 Higher Education Summit: Developing Student Entrepreneurs

Advisor at IT’S A START Pitch Competition Boot Camp for entrepreneurs

Advisor at Association of Canadian Industrial Designers

Awards

Nominated for George Brown College Leadership Award, 2011 & 2012