MICHAEL SERBINIS

Founder & CEO, LEAGUE Inc.

Michael Serbinis is the founder and CEO of LEAGUE INC., a digital health and wellness start-up. LEAGUE launched its free web and mobile apps on May 27, 2015. Serbinis is a tech executive who has been involved with the startup and growth of many Internet companies, including Kobo, Critical Path, DocSpace and Zip2. He is the Vice Chair of Kobo, the global leader in eReading, which he founded in December 2009. Michael served as Chief Executive Officer until February 2014. Prior to founding Kobo, Michael developed routing technology at Microsoft, search engine technology at Zip2 (sold to Altavista for $300M), founded and sold DocSpace for $568M in 2000, and worked tirelessly to turnaround Critical Path – a global provider of messaging services that ran one-third of the world’s email. Michael is currently a member of the Founder’s Board at Round 13 Capital, Board of Trustees at the Ontario Science Centre, Advisory Board of OMERs Ventures, and is a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Physics from Queen’s University and a Masters of Science in Financial Engineering from the University of Toronto. And once upon a time, Michael designed a high temperature superconductor propulsion system that won Gold at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair, and numerous other awards and sponsorships from NASA, Rockwell Aerospace and Intel.