NEXT Canada is an organization with a focus on increasing national prosperity through innovation and entrepreneurship. NEXT Canada was formerly known as The Next 36, a program founded in 2010 by a group of business leaders and academics. NEXT Canada’s philosophy is to invest resources on exceptional individuals. With a strong belief in founder development, NEXT Canada uses a blend of mentorship, education, capital and networking that inspires driven Canadians to disrupt industries and build globally relevant companies.
Andrea Matheson is the Interim CEO of NEXT Canada, and a driving force behind the launch of their newest program, NextAI.