When connecting complex science and business you need to be part visionary and part entrepreneur.
As CEO and co-founder of Sightline, Wallace (Wally) Trenholm is the chief architect of the company’s corporate strategy - providing leadership - for product development, sales and partnership initiatives.
Wallace is a seasoned entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience across multiple complex operational and technological integration projects and has a deep technical expertise with application design and architecture, programming and implementation and system network administration. A technology visionary and serial entrepreneur who sold his previous company to Research in Motion Inc., Wally has connected complex science and business with the goal of creating a leading global technology company around AI and Deep Learning.
With that goal in mind, Wally has assembled one of the largest concentrations of machine learning scientists in Canada’s private sector with the mandate of advancing the technology and delivering solutions to solve global needs. Having built a company focused on practical deep learning solutions, Sightline’s proprietary AI engine reveals hidden patterns, transforming data into knowledge, with applications for agriculture, bio-security, health care, manufacturing and military.
Wallace graduated from the University of Western Ontario and earned a Bachelor of Science and, is an accredited Project Management Professional.
CEO / Co-founder Sightline Innovation
B.Sc. Computer Science
Commercial Pilots Licence, FAA (Student) Pilot Helicopter
Founder, CTO of Epoch Integration Inc. (Acquired by Research In Motion Inc.)
Consultant for clients including: The University of Western Ontario, The Government of Canada, Bell Canada Enterprises and Research In Motion Inc.