Dev is the founder and Executive Director of DreamNow, a charitable
organization that produces ideas that do good for the world. As a
producer, DreamNow brings together people, raises money and plans for
the growth of ideas. The ideas which Dev has played a role in
producing reach over fifty thousand people annually and have
collectively raised over 3 million dollars.
Dev is currently working on a book which will build on DreamNow’s
successful research into how a new generation is finding ways to make
money and change the world. Apart from this research, DreamNow is best
known for launching Continuum, a social enterprise that provides
follow up for conferences and programs around the world.
Dev’s work has been featured in numerous media outlets including
Time Magazine, The Globe and Mail and MTV. Dev has been selected as
one of the world's top 100 Young Social Entrepreneurs by the
Global Knowledge Partnership, as one of the top 25 young Canadians
changing the world by the CBC and as the recipient of the
Queen’s Jubilee Medal for Community Service.
He currently sits as an advisor to the Laidlaw Foundation and is a
director of the Spirit Bear Youth Coalition. Dev holds an English Literature degree from the University of Western Ontario and currently splits his time between New York and