Cory Janssen

Cory is President of Galt Capital, a private investment firm, and co-founder of Janalta Interactive, an online media company. He is also a director at Brace Tool Inc, a private oilfield tools company.

He was a co-founder of Investopedia.com, a financial education site that provided content and tools to help educate individual investors. From its founding in 1999, Investopedia became one of the most popular financial sites on the Web, attracting over 3.5 million visitors per month at the time of its sale to Forbes Media in 2007. During that time Investopedia made the Alberta Venture Fastest Growing Companies list a number of times, coming in at #2 in both 2005 and 2006, and #5 in 2007.

Cory is past-President of the Edmonton chapter for Entrepreneur’s Organization (EO) and active in the Edmonton entrepreneurial community as a member of the A100 as well as the Venture Mentoring Service (VMS) program at the University of Alberta.

Through Janalta Interactive, Cory is in startup mode again with a new machine learning venture. Tentatively branded AltaML, the spinoff works to help solve old problems in new ways using ML.