Blake has founded and helped launch numerous companies and brands, held positions as CEO, COO, CMO, and VP Sales & Marketing over the past 30 years with both private and public companies. He participated in several exits of businesses he was actively involved in, most recently in 2021. He has direct operating experience in the software/technology, telecommunications, manufacturing, and apparel industries. Blake has raised more than $100 million and engineered several acquisitions for companies he was active in and served as CEO of a publicly traded mergers and acquisition company. Blake served on the Board for the Homebuilders Association of Vancouver for the past 7 years and is a Luminary Mentor and Juror with New Ventures BC start-up competition. He is President of Moventis Growth Strategies, Inc., which advises companies on corporate and growth strategies, M&A, corporate finance, and value creation for exit strategies.