David Poulson

Co-Founder & President

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.

brian everest

Brian Everest

Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer

Brian Everest is a results-oriented IT professional with over 20 years of experience in designing, implementing and supporting IT systems and networks for diverse industries. Brian holds a Programmer/Analyst diploma and an MBA degree in Information Technology.

Brian Everest 680 News Radio Spot

Brian Everest on 680 News Radio Spot 

Colleen Hrivnak

Colleen Hrivnak

Vice President & CFO

Before Starport, as Vice President and CFO of a successful family company, Colleen Hrivnak’s role focussed not only on finance but also project management, marketing and customer service. After the sale of her company, Colleen was excited to join the Starport team to learn about IT Managed Services and contribute to the growth and success of Starport.