Private Sector Funders


Coalition12 for Entrepreneurial Leadership

These twelve funders ambitiously embody the entrepreneurial mantra of success. Their business ventures, public persona, and community-mindedness all speak to the same end – success through self-determination and responsible achievement. Their impact, both personally and business-wise, truly stand out amongst their peers, and their entrepreneurial spirit and perspective are an inspirational force that the Accelerator harnesses and share for the betterment of the broader region through their mentorship and financial support.

Jack Jorgensen

Advance Business Systems

Max De Angelis


De Angelis Construction Inc.

Martin Komsa

President & CEO
Windsor Family Credit Union

Randall J. Moir

President & CEO
Moir Crane Services Ltd.

Glen Muir

Broker of Record
RE/MAX Preferred Realty Ltd.

Terry Rafih

Chairman & CEO
Rafih Automotive Group

James Scott

Ground Effects Ltd.

Marty D. Solcz

Valiant Corporation

Pat Soulliere, LL.D.

President & CEO
Soulliere Financial Group

Dr. Fouad Tayfour

Medical Director & Chief Surgeon
Windsor Laser Eye Institute

Andrew Tepperman


Barry Zekelman

Executive Chairman
JMC Steel Group

Mentors for Entrepreneurial Success

These individuals have also pledged their support through ongoing mentorship programs and financial contributions.

Fawez Abiad

Windsor Textiles Limited

Michael Anobile

Riverview Steel Co. Ltd

Bob Boughner

Windsor Spitfires

Daniel Caster

Caster Custom Homes

Peter Dobrich

Private Financial Group

Michael Doyscher

Technical Management Consultants

Jeff Flacks

Investment Advisor - Walkerville Wealth Advisors

Kenneth Gascoigne

Empire Roofing Corporation

Carl Grossi

Grossi Corporation

Pat Hayes

Tim Hortons/Coldstone/WHC Construction

Matthew Komsa

City Grill

Eric Kukucka

South Windsor Dental Clinic

Kevin Laforet

Caesars Windsor

Michael Papp

Papp Plastics & Distributing

Brian Parent

Families First

Eric Prokusch

Bell Media

Christopher Renaud

Renaud & LaMantia, LLP

Todd Small

Dr. Todd Chiropractic Professional

Stu Sutton

2270801 Ontario Limited

Rob Tamblyn

The Benefits Company Inc

Robert Troup

Troup Group of Companies Ltd.

Terry Turner

Terry Turner Professional Corp

Brad Vollmer

Vollmer Inc.

Robert Voth

Voth & Lolani Orthodontics

Jim Williams


Samantha Zold-Ohalloran

Xanadu Health Club Inc

Paul St. Pierre

Landscape Effects Group

Chuck Thompson

Windsor Life