No matter where he’s working, there’s one thing Patrick Gagné has always been passionate about: innovation. Innovative leader, Patrick brings 20 years of experience in general management, business strategy, product development, business development and team management. He contributed to the creation of 3 successful technology organizations that transformed urban living in Montreal.
Patrick has helped build a wide variety of businesses and adapt their business models to our ever-changing digital world. From developing startups (TAG Taxi) to growing national entities (TC), Patrick has been an asset to many organizations with his skills in business and marketing strategy. He developed a passion for urban mobility since his involvement in the development of P$ Mobile Service, the mobile application developed for Stationnement de Montréal. He cofounded Téo Taxi in 2014 and became General Manager of the startup in 2017. In March 2018, he joined the OSMO Foundation as CEO in Residence as a way to give back to the startup community and help the organization grow. He is now CEO of OSMO and Director of Bonjour Startup MTL.
In 2015, he co-founded InnoCité MTL, a startup accelerator, with the Smart City Office of Montreal and the OSMO Foundation.
Patrick has won several industry awards for mobile marketing and entrepreneurship (Best mobile application – AQTR, Corporate Responsibility award – Novae, Award for employment creation in Québec, Consumer Choice award, C2-MTL Emerging entrepreneurs, Mobiz, Boomerang, Les Grands Prix du Design).