David Poulson has over 30 years of experience in the IT industry. After graduating from Commerce at Queen’s University he worked at ComputerLand in Toronto, where he saw the potential for the personal computer. He joined Ernst & Young and while doing his MBA at U of T, helped start a PC practice area. Since that time, he has gone on to start a number of successful technology ventures, including United System Solutions which became a CGI company in 2001. After a short break, he co-founded Starport with former United colleague, Brian Everest. Starport has enjoyed steady growth and is now in its 11th year. David has 4 adult children. When not thinking about computers, David enjoys time with his family at the cottage in the summer. In the winter he skiis in the Collingwood area.