Our Leadership Team
The driving force behind our platform.
Jason FlickCEO and Co-Founder
Jason is a veteran in the world of enterprise growth and management, having founded and scaled a number of successful software companies in the past, most notably Flick Software, Eftia, and N-Able. Jason believes in disrupting the status quo, which is what led him to start You.i TV with co-founder Stuart Russell. Jason is currently a sitting member of the board for Turner Ad Labs, Invest Ottawa, and Flick Software.
Stuart RussellCTO and Co-Founder
Stuart’s successes in software and hardware development, innovation and patent licensing, and business management have served You.i TV well from its first days in business. He is the co-founder of the company and the innovator behind You.i TV’s flagship product, You.i Engine — which draws on his deep experience in developing video game engines from the ground up.
Dan is an accomplished leader with experience spanning all major sectors of the software industry. Dan comes to You.i TV from IBM where he served as Managing Director, Performance Management, a segment with hundreds of millions in revenue, and before that, Director, M&A, where he led the close of over $1B in acquired revenue spanning more than 20 acquisitions. Dan previously held various executive roles at Cognos, WebGain and other emerging companies.
Rob White has proven ability to provide finance vision and leadership that takes organizations to the next level. As CFO and COO of Object Technology International (OTI), he played a key role in the company’s acquisition by IBM and created the business infrastructure behind the Eclipse project. With IBM he led multiple acquisitions and integrations that supported the company’s analytics strategy. Rob currently sits on four corporate Boards of Directors, as well as the board of Invest Ottawa.
Perry WeinsteinGlobal Sales
Trisha is a marketing leader who is no stranger to building global software brands and launching emerging products into market. Trisha’s career has included senior marketing positions at Mitel Networks, QNX Software Systems and she most recently worked as the VP of Marketing at Mxi Technologies before joining the You.i TV executive team.
Susan OdleBusiness Partners
If you’re looking for a business leader with an unmatched expertise and passion for driving channel operations and leading business partner relations, look no further than Susan Odle. Susan has a long, successful track record establishing, growing and leading both sales and channels in a variety of software companies. Susan has held senior sales and partnership positions at FastLane, Quest, MultiCorpora, Pythian and AssetMetrix before joining You.i TV.
Don LibertyBusiness Development
Don has spent his career working with graphic technology in a variety of business and sales roles. Don joined the You.i TV team early on, and his contributions have helped scale the organization to where it is today. Don was previously the Director of Business Development at OpenText and the General Manager and Head of Business Development, BitFlash Division at Quickoffice.
A bit obsessed with technology and building businesses, Matt Nelson serves as the Director of Strategy at You.i TV. He actively tracks user and market dynamics across the traditional TV and new media ecosystems to help guide future product investments and business opportunities for the Company. Before You.i TV, Matt led numerous software product and marketing initiatives for N-Able Technologies, Corel, and Wind River.
Having previously served as the CFO to Standard Innovation, Lee-Anne joins You.i TV with 20 years of experience in developing financial and operational strategies to drive business growth. Lee-Anne is a certified CPA,CMA and spends her leisure time sharing her knowledge about the field through student mentorships and a seat on the Mindtrust Leadership Development Program.
Heather TyrieEmployee Experience
Heather has been shaping the growth of global corporations for over 20 years. Her strategic approach to recruitment, retention and culture building has been an integral part of You.i TV’s expansion and high level of employee engagement. Heather continually inspires the You.i TV team to challenge the status quo and create an environment where game-changers thrive.
Andrew EmmonsProduct Engineering
Andrew Emmons was You.i TV’s first hire and currently serves as the leader of the product development team. Having built an acclaimed career around Agile software development, streaming video player applications, and implementing visual designs, Andrew worked side-by-side with You.i TV’s CTO, Stuart Russell, to create and grow You.i Engine, and contributed many of its core features over his tenure with the company.
Jeff MacDonaldProduct Management
Jeff is a brilliant technical architect with an in-depth understanding of the video streaming and broadcast industries. Jeff plays an integral part in carving out You.i Engine’s roadmap strategy and shaping the future of You.i TV’s product portfolio. Jeff joined You.i TV from IBM, where he served as Senior Product Manager in the Business Analytics division.
Graham CowenCustomer Success
With Graham at the helm of our Customer Success division, we can ensure our users are receiving the highest calibre of customer care possible. Having served as the lead of Adobe’s European and Americas Customer Care units and later, Director of Operations at ConceptShare, Graham is bringing a breadth of experience spanning almost 30 years in the technical support sector.