A New Chapter at Haltech – Welcoming our New Executive Director!


On behalf of the Haltech Board of Directors, I am very pleased to announce the appointment of Shann McGrail as our new Executive Director.

Shann comes to us with deep background in software and technology, built through 17 years at Microsoft and building her own business, focused on innovation and technology entrepreneurship. Shann brings a highly collaborative, strategic and partner-oriented mind-set to Haltech, along with experience in the Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs (ONE) ecosystem as a mentor, strategy facilitator, EIR and board member.

Shann is passionate about innovation in our region and leads various high impact Canadian and International initiatives with respect to women in technology. Shann is a supporter of Oakville Improv Theatre Company doing duty behind the scenes as board member and on stage as a performer!

We are thrilled to have Shann join our exceptional team of staff, EIR’s and mentors, so please join us in welcoming Shann to Haltech!

Thank you for your continued support of innovation in Halton Region.
Jamie Barron, Chair of Board of Directors