Jeff Ward is the founder of Animikii Indigenous Technology. He is Ojibwe and Métis, originally from Manitoba, and now lives and works in Victoria, BC on the traditional territory of the Lekwungen (Songhees) Nation. Animikii is an Indigenous-owned social enterprise (Certified B Corp and a CCAB Certified Aboriginal Business) that works with leading, Indigenous-focused organizations from all industries to drive positive change for Indigenous Peoples through technology. Jeff founded Animikii in 2003 and has orchestrated and managed its growth ever since. Everything Jeff does in business is geared towards uplifting his family, communities and Indigenous Peoples.