November 6-8, 2017 | Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel

Geoff Hogan

Geoff Hogan has extensive experience in using technology to transform business operations during his career as a private sector consultant and a public servant.   Since 1999 Geoff has worked to facilitate expansion of broadband in Grey County and southwestern Ontario.  Starting in 2012 Geoff led the Connected County initiative in Grey County which resulted in Grey County being named to the ICF (Intelligent Community Forum) Top 7 communities in 2017.

Geoff is currently the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Southwestern Integrated Fibre Technology Inc. (SWIFT).  SWIFT’s mandate is to connect every farm, business and home in southwest Ontario with fibre optics.  Geoff has extensive not for profit board experience including acting as current chair of the Centre for Business, the Community Futures in Collingwood Ontario.

Geoff resides in rural Grey County near Thornbury with his wife, two daughters and Golden Retriever Alfie.