Keith Bates, CEO
Keith has been an executive and investor in the technology and media industries for 20 years. Outside of Windigo Bay Group, he has led two VC-backed software companies and an aerospace coatings company, all as CEO.
Keith's venture capital investees were sold for over $130 million, with IRRs over sixty-five percent. Keith's VC investments in Plazmic won the Deal of the Year Award from the Canadian Venture Capital Association.
Keith has done deals with Disney, Reuters, Sony, Cineplex, AOL, Sun Microsystems, Torstar, Gannett, Accent Health and many more.
Early in his career, before law school, he was a producer of two award-winning independent feature films: RoadKill and Highway 61. Keith's job on the production team was raising the financing, plus doing distribution and ancillary rights deals.
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