Rami Reda | Co-Founder of GAGE | Toronto, Canada
Rami Reda’s success isn’t by chance. He is a second-generation business owner based out of Hamilton, Ontario in Canada who has founded numerous successful businesses. Rami knows that it takes hard work and dedication to make a startup grow, survive, and thrive. Throughout his journey, Rami’s enterprises have created over 500 jobs, generated over $500 million ROI for shareholders and investors, and raised over $100 million in investment capital. In the world of business, Rami Reda has made a name for himself by showing what true entrepreneurial success looks like.
Rami Reda is the Co-Founder of GAGE, an innovative company that curates the highest quality cannabis experiences possible for its consumers. GAGE is a publicly traded company, currently employs 400+ people and has helped build one of the best social equity programs in the industry.
Rami’s success as the Co-founder of GAGE is thanks, in part, to learning how to build and expand multiple businesses from a very young age. He is the son of two immigrants who left a war-torn Lebanon to create a better life for their family. From humble beginnings and without knowing the local language, his parents set-up and grew a small convenience store in Southern Ontario which quickly flourished . Their business ventures grew immensely to over 50 locations through the years and it wasn’t long until they started an ATM company, which then sold to the largest company in the country.
Rami Reda absorbed essential business lessons from his parents’ entrepreneurial journey. He would later complement his home education by attending the DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University to sharpen his knowledge and business skills. He graduated on the Dean’s List with honors in his Bachelor of Commerce, focusing on Retail, Marketing, Advertising, Sales, and Strategy. He was also given the Honours Award for the DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University.
Rami Reda has a storied and varied career with expertise in diverse areas with an abundance of experience in real estate, managing multi-million dollar land development, renovation, and addition projects. Rami has also worked in retail management and distribution consulting and has experience in Consulting, Industry Development, Budget and Revenue Forecasting, Event Planning, Public Speaking, and Financial Services.
Rami’s impressive professional career has not gone unnoticed and he has been recognized for his accomplishments as a Global Convenience Industry Achievement Award Winner and as a recipient of the Top 40 Under 40 for the Southern Ontario Region.
Throughout his entrepreneurial journey and successful career as a business owner, Rami Reda has developed a keen expertise in leadership insights, startups, and everything that goes into building an impressive and successful business.
This biography was originally published on Ideamensch.com/Rami-Reda/