Giovanna Mingarelli is the Co-Founder of several international companies, including M&C Consulting, Inc., MC2 Inc. and MC3 US. located in Ottawa, Canada and Seattle, Washington. Her reach extends from Arviat, Nunavut, in Northern Canada to the White House in Washington D.C. and beyond to the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meetings in Davos, Switzerland and Dalian, China. Giovanna is an avid contributor and speaker at events and conferences relating to crowdsourcing, digital democracy, Millennial leadership, open innovation, Big Data and the gamification of politics and business. She is on the Board of Directors for Invest Ottawa and an advisor to Women in Cloud, seeking to bring $1 billion in economic access to women-led STEM businesses by 2030. She is the Canadian Chair of the youth empowerment organization Global Dignity.
Giovanna Mingarelli is a technology entrepreneur, public speaker and writer. She is currently writing a book with Forbes about her entrepreneurial journey and has been named one of Canada's Top 100 Most Powerful Women by the WXN.
From Arviat, Nunavut in Northern Canada to the White House in Washington D.C., beyond to the World Economic Forum’s Strategic Dialogue on the Future of Mongolia, Giovanna is an avid contributor to business, social and political events internationally.
Board Member and Thought Leader
A member of the board of directors for Invest Ottawa and The Women's History Project, to name a few, Giovanna has appeared in dozens of publications from Harvard Business Review to the Huffington Post and CBC/Radio-Canada for her thought leadership surrounding crowdsourcing, Millennial leadership and the advancement of women in business and politics.
Giovanna in the News
Fantastic!Daniel Lauzon, Director of Corporate Communications, CBC/Radio-Canada (Big Data)
Wonderful!Elaine Bowers-Coventry, Coca-Cola Atlanta (Courageous Leadership)
Spectacular!Robert Onley, Past Curator of the World Economic Forum’s Global Shapers Ottawa Hub (Civic Engagement)