About Us


Vancouver Entrepreneur is the new premier networking event and marketing company made for the local entrepreneur who knows networking is critical to any business. With ongoing events, marketing opportunities and a podcast to interview your company management, Vancouver Entrepreneur is the ideal place to showcase your business and brand. And it’s the only networking event company with a popular podcast network to give you international coverage and exposure around the world.

Established in 2015, Vancouver Entrepreneur will take your personal brand and company to a level that will enhance your reach. In partnership with our other company Canada’s Podcast we have a reach that is not possible with other brands. We will target your message to the right audience. Come join us at one of our networking events, promote your company and achievements and let’s us help you market your company across the board. We have a large audience and we want to help your company reach new customers. 


Robert Szmigiel’s Bio

Robert is an international marketing manager who is the founder of Canada’s Podcast, the largest entrepreneur podcast in Canada and the cofounder of Vancouver Entrepreneur. His background is mainly in technology and managing companies that provide value to the marketplace. Robert is a graduate of San Jose State University in California, and spends his time between Canada and Costa Rica.

Jay’s Bio

Jay Rana is the co-founder of Vancouver Entrepreneur. An active investor, he has an extensive business background in Alberta and B.C. He has primarily focused on the real estate, private equity, technology and education industry. He is passionate about helping entrepreneurs grow their businesses and build meaningful connections. He is a graduate of University of Calgary and UBC. In his spare time he enjoys playing tennis and traveling.