Nicole Kelly

OMERS Ventures

In her role as the Community Director, Nicole Kelly is responsible for managing the OMERS Ventures brand, engaging and promoting the start-up ecosystem and fostering connections amongst the OMERS Ventures portfolio. Nicole’s role includes the management of marketing collateral and events.

Nicole has over seven years experience in community development and brand awareness with a strong emphasis on digital platforms. Prior to joining OMERS Ventures, Nicole held positions in marketing for a Toronto-based investment firm and digital marketing various organizations.


My Sessions

The Art of Community: Why your startup should invest in a Community Manager to connect meaningfully with customers and fuel long-term growth


Featuring Danielle Smith, Director of Partnerships and Community at TWG, Jesse Cressman-Dickinson, Community Development Manager at Shopify, Jaxson Khan, Head of Marketing at, and Nicole Kelly, Community Director at OMERS Ventures and moderated by Erin Blaskie, Director of Marketing at L-Spark. In this session you will hear from some of Canada’s leading community managers […]