Pieter is one of Calgary’s Top 40 Under 40 (2014), Mount Royal Horizon Award Winner (2014), One of Canada’s 10 “Mentor Rock Stars” (2013), Globe and Mail Top 20 up and coming Entrepreneurs (2012), Breakout Business of the Year Finalist ACCYYC (2012), Small Business of the Year Finalist POSH View (2013)
Pieter is the Co-Founder of Nobal Technologies (formerly POSH View), a technology company bent on changing the way people interact with their world. Nobal's primary focus is the development, distribution and sale of they're flagship product, The iMirror.
Located in Calgary, Nobal is a culture driven technology company, with a focus on digital and physical interaction. Nobal spun out of POSH View Inc's interactive retail technology services, as the opportunity to focus on the iMirror's incredible market potential became more and more exciting. With a focused direction, dedicated investors, and experienced team, Nobal Technologies is poised to change the way the entire world interacts with technology each and every day.
Pieter also founded and funds AcceleratorYYC, which is a non profit organization for the support, mentorship, and development of entrepreneurs in Calgary and Alberta. AcceleratorYYC operates out of a co-working space in Inglewood that Pieter began in 2011.
As the proud Alumni recipient of the Mount Royal Horizon Award Pieter is a strong advocate for youth and student empowerment, leadership, and entrepreneurship volunteering his time to mentor university students and startup entrepreneurs.
He hosts a yearly charity event to raise funds for the Kidney Foundation and participates in the 100KM walk, the Kidney March. He also co-founded the Charity App Challenge to help charities get access to and utilize technology to improve their sustainability and optimize efficiency.
Wed, Dec. 3, 2014, 3 x 30 mins sessions: 1 pm, 1:45 pm and 2:30 pm.