Joel is the Chief Strategy Officer of Fully Managed Technology and a recognized thought leader in the field of Managed Services. In 2002, he founded Packetsafe Networks, a boutique Managed Services brand in the field of IT which was acquired by Fully Managed Technology in 2012. In 2018, Joel successfully led the acquisition of Fully Managed by Careworx in Ottawa, and now together the newly formed “Fully Managed” offers managed IT and modern workplace solutions, Enterprise Services, and Senior Care Services. Fully Managed proudly provides support and strategy to over 5,000 facilities across North America. Demonstrating his passion for growth, Joel continues to lead the expansion of Fully Managed, now one of the largest and fastest growing technology services companies in Canada.
Inspired by a 20+ year career in Gastown, Joel has served as a board member of the Gastown Business Improvement Society. In 2016 he was recognized by Business in Vancouver as one of their Top Forty Under 40 recipients, and in 2018 was a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year award. In 2020 he was recognized as one of the top 50 Best Executives in Canada by The Globe and Mail in its November issue of Report on Business Magazine. He is the co-captain of his young family which is comprised of two young daughters and a wife in Wealth Management. Together they are active travelers, renovators, boaters, diners, and adventure seekers.