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Mr. Michael J. Gaffney

Wrong Michael J. Gaffney?

Executive Chairman

Phone: (613) ***-****  
Local Address:  Ottawa , Ontario , Canada
In-Touch Insight Systems Inc
March Road Ottawa
March Road Ottawa , Ontario K2K 3H4

Company Description: In-Touch provides advanced interactive data capture and measurement solutions for large organizations striving to connect with prospects, customers, suppliers,...   more

Employment History

  • Chief Executive Officer
    In-Touch Insight Systems Inc
  • Chief Executive Officer
    In-Touch Survey Systems Ltd
  • President and Chief Executive Officer
    Learnsoft Corporation
  • Owner of Majority of Issued Shares
    Learnsoft Corporation
  • Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer
    Kleer Corp
  • Chief Executive Officer
    Blue Fyre One Inc.
  • President and Chief Executive Officer - Director
    Blue Fyre One Inc.
  • Founder and Chief Executive Officer
    Lansbridge University
  • President and Chief Executive Officer Dodoname Inc.
    Dodoname Inc.
  • President
    Unexus University
  • President and Chief Executive Officer
    Unexus University
  • Head
    Unexus University
  • President and Chief Executive Officer
    ENQ Semiconductor Inc.
  • Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder
    ENQ Semiconductor Inc.
  • Highly Respected Ottawa Technology Executive
    ENQ Semiconductor Inc.

Board Memberships and Affiliations


  • MBA
  • B.Sc.
    University of Ottawa
  • MBA degree form Concordia University
  • MBA degree
159 Total References
Web References
Management, 6 June 2015 [cached]
At a panel session hosted by Stratford Managers last year, Michael Gaffney, CEO of In-Touch Insight Systems, spoke about recruiting talent in his company.
"When I'm hiring someone," Michael said, "I'm looking for these traits:
In-Touch Survey Systems Ltd. grants stock options | News | In-Touch Insight Systems, 12 April 2013 [cached]
OTTAWA, April 12, 2013 /CNW/ - In-Touch Survey Systems Ltd. ("In-Touch") (TSXV: INX) Michael J. Gaffney, CEO of In-Touch Survey Systems Ltd. reports that the Company's board of directors has approved the grant of options to purchase up to 560,000 common shares at an exercise price of C $0.30 per share to employees and officers of the Company.
Michael Gaffney
(613) 270-7911
In-Touch Survey Systems Ltd. announces sale of Privacy Marketing technology | News | In-Touch Insight Systems, 2 June 2014 [cached]
The new company will be led by former In-Touch CEO and current Executive Chair and director of In-Touch, Michael Gaffney.
In-Touch will sell approximately $150,000 worth of assets which included a business concept and draft business plan into Project September. Project September then, in conjunction with the sale of the assets, expects to receive a further investment of approximately $355,800 from seven other investors. In addition, In-Touch will make a further cash investment to cover working capital of $100,000 during fiscal 2014. In-Touch, for its assets and upon completion of its investment will retain approximately a 41% ownership in Project September. The remaining shareholders, including Michael Gaffney, will hold an ownership interest of approximately 59%. Mr. Gaffney will hold approximately a 38% ownership.
Michael Gaffney is an insider of In-Touch (an "insider") and is participating in the transaction and as an insider is a related party within the meaning of Multilateral Instrument 61-101 Protection of Minority Security Holders in Special Transactions ("MI 61-101").
Founders, 29 Oct 2007 [cached]
Michael Gaffney B.Sc.,& MBA
Michael Gaffney of Ottawa, Ontario brings extensive experience to the CPC process.In the past nine years, Mr. Gaffney has served as an executive officer of various technology companies.Mr. Gaffney is currently CEO of In-Touch Survey Systems Inc. , a TSX Venture listed public company.From March 2002, until December of 2003, Mr. Gaffney was the Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of ENQ Semiconductor Inc. , a wireless semiconductor company and successfully completed a $12 million ‘AÂ' Round financing led by United States Venture Partners (USVP) along with Vengrowth, the BDC and NIF Ventures from Japan.From June 1996 until March 2002, he served as both President and Chief Executive Officer of Learnsoft Corporation, a technology company based on Kanata, Ontario where he founded CanadaÂ's, and one of the worldÂ's first private, for profit, online University Â- Lansbridge University . Prior to founding Learnsoft Corporation, Mr. Gaffney was an Assistant Vice President at Newbridge Networks Corp. (now Alcatel) from 1991 until 1996.
Mr. Gaffney holds a B.Sc. from the University of Ottawa (1980) and received his MBA degree form Concordia University of Montreal in 1992.Mr. Gaffney was granted the designation of Certified Human Resources Professional from the Human Resources Professional Association in 1987.
Yahoo - Learnsoft Corporation releases annual financial results for 2001, 14 Dec 2001 [cached]
The first step in this financing was the sale of two-thirds of Lansbridge in July 2001 and the second step is anticipated to close on January 16, 2001 when Lansbridge Holdings Ltd., if approved by disinterested shareholders and the CDNX, will become the largest shareholder, holding approximately 32.7% of the issued shares of Learnsoft and will hold an option to acquire from Michael Gaffney additional shares that, if exercised, would result in it becoming the owner of a majority of the issued shares of Learnsoft.
The business of the Corporation has evolved over time with a focus on building elearning verticals (``eLV'') and a platform elearning technology called the Global Adaptive Learning Environment (``GALE'').This focus resulted from building Canada's first, and one of the world's first, private, for profit, Internet based universities - Lansbridge University.Using the GALE platform, the Corporation now, as an Application Service Provider (``ASP''), provides elearning hosting and content delivery services to several eLV's such as Lansbridge University, Management Vitality, and Supply Training International
On October 10, 2001, at Post Expo in Geneva, Switzerland, Learnsoft launched a new eLV called Postal U official launch of Postal U implemented, in part, a Memorandum of Agreement dated August 9, 2001 between the Universal Postal Union in Bern, Switzerland and Learnsoft to collaborate on the development and marketing of elearning solutions for Postal Administrations around the world.
The acquisition of Learnsoft by Holdings will create a powerful combination of a traditional education company with strong financial backing and an aggressive young elearning company,'' said Michael Gaffney, president and CEO of Learnsoft Corporation.
About Learnsoft
Formed in 1996 by Michael Gaffney, Ottawa-based Learnsoft Corporation (CDNX: LT) was created in response to the growing training requirements of the fast-paced high technology industry.Learnsoft has quickly become a highly respected education provider and a world leader in designing and delivering educational products and software.The company has tapped into the growing market for electronic learning by offering online education products, ranging from individual interactive business courses to an entirely Internet-based university.Clients include Intel, Alcatel, Nortel Networks, Cisco, Telus, MDS Nordion, Computing Devices, and Aliant Communications.For more information, please visit Learnsoft's Web site at and Lansbridge University's site at
The Canadian Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
Michael Gaffney President and CEO Learnsoft Corporation Telephone: (613) 592-3880 ext. 224 Cellular: (613) 797-6744
SOURCE: Learnsoft Corporation
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