Ray currently leads mobile shopping efforts globally for Google, based in Canada. Prior to Google, Ray was founder & CEO of PushLife Inc, a commerce platform focused on dramatically improving the user experience for buying & consuming digital media on mobile. PushLife’s customers included large mobile operators like Bell Canada & Virgin Media UK before being acquired by Google in 2011. Ray started his career in the early days of mobile doing corporate strategy at BlackBerry where he led venture investments & strategic initiatives in a number of key areas for the company. Ray is an advisor to the Conrad Center for Business, Entrepreneurship & Technology at the University of Waterloo, the Canadian Digital Media Network and Mantella Venture Partners. He is also an active angel investor.