Who We Are
Greg Ioannou has been a book editor since 1977. He's edited somewhere between 2,000 and 3,000 books, as well as all sorts of other stuff, ranging from a Wii game to Burger King promo items. Since 1985, he's been the President of Colborne Communications, a writing and editing company that has worked on books for most of the major publishers at one time or another.
He's also president of Iguana Books, a hybrid publishing company in Toronto. He has served four terms as President of the Editors' Association of Canada (EAC), which he helped to found in the late 1970s.
When he's not busy running the show, he likes to walk around the office in bare feet, sipping coffee and admiring his collection of stuffed moose. Outside of the office, he captains a team in a weekly trivia league and has been known to frequent local pubs and stamp auctions.
Jason has a career rich in corporate leadership with global experience in North America, Europe, and Asia. Throughout his career he has been trusted by major corporations and global entrepreneurs to manage business development, growth, and turnaround situations. Jason has held senior and executive positions at global corporations such as IBM, TrizecHahn, and KPMG.
For the past 10 years Jason has worked on private equity acquisitions and restructuring projects. Outside of his professional career, Jason is an active angel and start-up investor who seeks to add value to high-potential, high-growth companies with proven technologies and significant market opportunities.
Meghan was intimately involved in bringing the hybrid publishing model to Canada through her work launching and later operating Iguana Books. She has also been working as an editor for nearly 10 years and has helped over 50 authors see their manuscripts to publication.
Prior to joining PubLaunch, Meghan was the vice president of Colborne Communications and co-founder and president of romance publisher Tryst Books. She has her Master’s degree in English from the University of Toronto.
Daniella started as an intern at Iguana Books, where she found her footing running the company's social media accounts and coordinating ongoing projects. She spent the next few years doing everything from social media ghostwriting to interning at a public relations agency and volunteering on the communications team for the 2015 Pan Am Games.
Daniella holds a BA in English and psychology from the University of Toronto and a certificate in corporate communications and public relations from Centennial College. She is a firm believer in good hiking boots and the public library system.
Business Development Consultant
David has a unique set of combined skills in both the research and business fields, and has demonstrated a strong passion for leadership throughout his career. He began his career in medical research while completing a Masters of Science at the University of Toronto, where he conducted studies on developmental stem cell biology and regenerative medicine.
After completing the program, David shifted his focus to leadership and business development as an Associate at Carpe Diem Growth Capital. He quickly rose to the position of Junior Partner at JMC Group Inc., where he co-lead investments in technology, publishing, and consumer products companies. Dave is currently advancing his career at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, where he is completing a Masters of Business Administration. Dave continues to maintain ties to his foundations in medical research, and has earned six separate awards for his work.