President and CEO
With a strong passion for innovation, Patrick Gagné has always strived to create social and environmental impact through technology.
Patrick has helped build or created 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 development 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. Over the last 2 years, Patrick contributed to the development of the startup ecosystem in his role as CEO of OSMO (NOtman House) and as Cofounder and Co-CEO of Bonjour Startup Montréal.
In September, he is stepping down as CEO of OSMO and Co-CEO of Bonjour Startup Montréal to become, as of October, the first Entrepreneur-in-Residence of the organization he cofounded with Liette Lamonde from MTL Inc. Patrick also joins the board of Directors of Bonjour Startup Montréal.
Patrick has won several industry awards for mobile marketing and entrepreneurship (Entrepreneur Support Award from Startup Canada, 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).