Dedicated to Research and Innovation in Canada
Canadian innovation is boundless - but the road from idea to economic impact is an uphill journey. Doran Strategic Consulting has two decades of experience developing research, innovation and entrepreneurship programs that serve the goals of industry, academic institutions, and regional economic development agencies.
"You have been great to work with – quick, patient and pleasant – I couldn’t ask for better!"
- Robin Hicks, Dean, Faculty of Applied Science, St. Lawrence College
“Jamie Doran has a keen eye for strategy and he won’t embark on any project without both the client and Jamie understanding the ultimate goal.”
- John Pickard, Director, Henry Bernick Entrepreneurship Centre
“Jamie brings a broad range of experience and skillsets that allow him to grasp and manage any project and his program development execution is impeccable.”
- John Pickard, Director, Henry Bernick Entrepreneurship Centre.
"Innovation Guelph would not be what it is today without Jamie's leadership. In a very short time Innovation Guelph has become THE place for developing ideas and getting small businesses off the ground and running."
- Doug Adlam, Mortgage Broker & Partner at Champion Mortgage Inc.
“James has an outstanding network of contacts in education and industry. He has repeatedly demonstrated his commitment to helping students, start-ups and entrepreneurs achieve success.”
- Tim Neeb
“His stellar grant-writing skills have gotten us the resources we need for research and development of our product. He is a strategic thinker, with excellent advice on how to build capacity and achieve excellence.”
- Tim Neeb
“Jamie has been tremendous to work with. He possesses a breadth of experience and a professional demeanor that delivers high value. Jamie is thoughtful, strategic, collaborative and achieves results.”
- Kevin Weaver, VP Georgian
"Jamie is very professional and builds strong and meaningful relationships with everyone he works with. He always makes himself available to his clients and connections and is selflessly committed to the betterment of the community."
- Bob Ilmonen, Business Mentor