Scott and Sarah Paterson
G. Scott Paterson is a technology entrepreneur focused on fintech and media. He serves as a Director of Santa Monica-based Lions Gate
Entertainment (NYSE:LGF) and Chair of the Company’s Audit & Risk Committee. Mr. Paterson was the second investor in Lionsgate when the
company was founded in 1997 and is the only person remaining from the company’s inception.
Mr. Paterson serves as Executive Chairman of Toronto-based FutureVault Inc which he co-founded in 2015. FutureVault is a B2B2C white label data repository (personal, finance, legal) to facilitate information management.
Mr. Paterson serves as Chairman of Los Angeles-based QYOU Media Inc. (T¬XSV:QYOU), which he co-founded in 2014. QYOU Media is a global leader in the curation, licensing and packaging of short form video for distribution through cable,
satellite and networks globally.
In 2004, Mr. Paterson backed start-up Toronto-based Symbility Solutions (TSXV:SY), a cloud-based SaaS provider ofsoftware to the insurance industry, and was Chair of the Board for 13 years. Mr. Paterson is also the Lead Director of Toronto and Los Angeles-based Giftagram, a rapidly growing e-commerce mobile gifting app.
Mr. Paterson was instrumental in the evolution of NeuLion Inc (TSX:NLN) having led the company’s predecessor company JumpTV as Chairman & CEO through a successful August 2006 US$65 million IPO led by Morgan Stanley and a subsequent February 2007 US$100 million secondary financing. In 2008, Mr. Paterson negotiated JumpTV’s takeover of NeuLion becoming Vice Chairman of the Board, which role he held until June 2015. NeuLion is a world leader specializing in digital
video broadcasting, distribution and monetization on behalf of clients such as the NFL and NBA.
Mr. Paterson previously served as Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Yorkton Securities Inc. which, during his tenure, was Canada’s leading technology and entertainment-focused investment bank raising over $3 billion as lead underwriter and an additional $9 billion as managing underwriter. Mr. Paterson has also served as Chairman of the Canadian Venture G Scott Paterson 1 Stock Exchange, Vice Chairman of the Toronto Stock Exchange, a Governor of the Investment Dealers Association, a Director of the Canadian Investor Protection Fund and a Director of the Canadian Securities Institute. In 2000, Mr. Paterson attended the world stock exchange conference in Australia and noted that virtually all countries worldwide had one entity that owned each of the country’s major and junior stock exchanges as well as the country’s clearing house and derivatives
Sarah Paterson is active in the philanthropic world supporting multiple causes with her time, energy and financial resources. She is an entreprenuer who recently launched socialstepmom.com, a digital platform destined to bring the community of millions of stepmothers together to celebrate their uniqueness and to optimize their contribution to their families and their own lives.
Organic butternut squash soup infused with maple and cilantro garnish
Baby greens with avocado, heirloom tomatoes, baby cucumber, Bermuda onions and a carrot ginger vinaigrette
Grilled ribeye or seabreem
Grilled asparagus, cauliflower with chickpeas, baked pearl onions
Forest mushrooms with sun dried tomatoes
Reconstructed lyonnaise potatoes
A selection of mini tarts and flans