WHO WE ARE
Dario Meli is a Co-Founder of Quietly and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Dario has established himself as an entrepreneur and a global connector having presented to audiences from Uruguay to London to Singapore. He co-founded Invoke, Foodee, and Hootsuite, the world’s leading social media dashboard and one of Canada’s fasting growing technology companies.
David is an entrepreneur and investor, with a focus on technology start ups. As a cofounder of Invoke Digital, David led operations and product development, expanding the digital agency into LA and NYC, and eventually leading the company as Co-CEO. David is also a cofounder of HootSuite, Foodee, BrightKit, and startup accelerator Invoke Labs.
James Roberts is a project manager with experience in systems and business process improvement and policy research. Consulting, management, and research work has included projects addressing occupational disease, workplace health and safety, and benefits access for low-income Canadians. Before receiving an MBA and entering business and project management, James worked in academia, completing his Ph.D. in (business) history at The Johns Hopkins University.
Julie Browne is a Research Business Analyst at Haywood Securities Inc. Prior to entering the financial industry, Julie studied Political Science and Economics at McGill University, where she examined the role of global governance in addressing social forces underlying poverty and inequality in emerging economies. Under Julie's umbrella is facilitation of the Eric Ming Community Hero Scholarship, one of the Foundation’s annually recurring partnerships.
Romina Calderon is an Investment Banking Analyst at Haywood Securities Inc. providing transactional support to the mining investment banking team. Romina was born in Lima, Peru and has witnessed the effects of economic inequality at a large scale. She recently completed her undergraduate degree in Economics at the University of British Columbia; focusing on the positive impact of aid and policy-making in her final thesis paper. Romina also assists the foundation with the administrative duties for the Foundation.