Ken Bautista

Ken has dedicated his entrepreneurial career gathering big dreamers and community builders. He's currently a partner at Makespace, leading the development of Platform, a mixed-use innovation centre, and Factory, a modern retail campus where brands and shoppers collide.

Previously, Ken co-founded Startup Edmonton, a campus and community hub for entrepreneurs - building, advising and investing in local tech startups. Ken has been recognized in Avenue Magazine’s inaugural "Top 40 Under 40" and Alberta Venture Magazine’s "50 Most Influential People". He speaks and writes regularly about the intersection of technology, entrepreneurship and urbanization.