Krista Jones

Founding Executive, Momentum

Founding Executive, Momentum; Vice President, Venture Services

Krista has been the driving force behind the creation of Momentum, a MaRS program helping scaling Canadian companies reach $100 million in revenue by 2024.

Krista has been a passionate innovator and builder of technology-based businesses for over 30 years. She has spent her career working in and advising over 200 organizations, including public companies, high-growth firms and startups.

Krista is an engineer, entrepreneur, mentor and expert problem solver. She has a unique combination of strategic, technical, operational and marketing expertise. And she is known for her comprehensive knowledge of the existing and emerging enterprise tech stack (architectures, technologies) and commercialization practices. Her greatest joys come from working with and learning from diverse, talented and ambitious people, as well as being a mother to three amazing young adults.

My Sessions

Lessons From Carol Leaman: Optimizing a Revenue First Growth Strategy

BetaKit Keynote Stage

Carol Leaman isn’t your typical leader. She’s driving a revolutionary approach to employee knowledge, but she’s also a doors-open, come-see-me-anytime kind of executive.  Join us for this intimate fireside chat where Carol shares her insights on what is true for growth revenue at different stages in the life of the business at – $0 – $10M, $10M – $30M […]