Michael Cheng is a serial entrepreneur who founded a number of companies throughout his career. He is the founder of Sniply, Covr.fm, WittyCookie, Beta Collective, Needle HR, QC Productions, TEDxSFU, Rush Entertainment, Distinct Marketing, and several other ventures across various sectors.
Michael has been featured on Maclean’s Magazine as one of Canada’s Future Leaders, BC Business Magazine as one of Top 30 Under 30, 24 Hours News as one of Top 24 Under 24, and earned the title of SFU Entrepreneur of the Year. His accolades also include Canada’s Next 36, BIV Top Budding Entrepreneur, Surrey Top 25 Under 25, Surrey Business Excellence Award, and Coast Capital Venture Prize.
As a thought leader in entrepreneurship, Michael has spoken at events for organizations such as the United Nations Association of Canada and the Thiel Foundation. He is also a judge of the Enactus Student Entrepreneur National Competition and the SFU Entrepreneur of the Year Competition.