Brea Lake

Accelerate Okanagan

Brea Lake is CEO for Accelerate Okanagan (AO). She has been supporting the growth of entrepreneurs and the Okanagan technology community for over 10 years through her work at AO and Disney Interactive Studios. Lake is an advisory board member for Canada’s Tech Network and an executive board member for YMCA Okanagan.

BEST ADVICE: The key to juggling life’s priorities is to know that some priority balls are made of plastic and some are made of glass – prioritize catching the glass.
SOMEONE YOU ADMIRE: Raghwa Gopal. He is a strong community advocate and has mentored many leaders in our region, including myself. He truly leads with his heart and is devoted to growing the innovation economy in B.C.
FUN FACT: I love live music and have attended over 75 concerts! I hope to increase this record now that more in-person events are happening again.