NewOpp.ca was founded
by three leading members of the Corporate Design Group of Nortel
Networks. This award winning lab is recognized around the world
for products and services that reflect conspicuous customer
value, intuitive design, user friendliness, and rapid product-to-market
Collectively, the three founders - Marilyn French-St.George,
Jobe Roberts, and Mike Weisskopf - bring the eclectic range
of practical skills, know how, innovation mindset and experience
essential to create NewOpp.ca's customer-focused methodology.
Closely identified with innovation and the innovation process,
the company founders collectively have 10 patents granted and
8 patents pending. The group also created and led a web-performance
solutions venture at Nortel that achieved valuation of $5.5
million within six months.