Providing a Launchpad for
discovery, creation and success.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS Food Starter provides business advisory services and structured training to help companies scale and grow their food processing businesses.

Shayn Diamond

Principal at Whitecap Venture Partners
Shayn is a Principal at Whitecap Venture Partners. He is currently an observer on WCIII portfolio companies Affinio and Classcraft Studios, and works closely with Qvella’s management team.
Shayn is a Board Member of Food Starter, an organization providing access to business advisory services and a structured training program in order to help entrepreneurs build and grow their food businesses. He is active in the community, including involvement with Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Sick Kids Hospital. Prior to joining Whitecap, Shayn was a lawyer at Wildeboer Dellelce LLP. At Wildeboer, Shayn practiced primarily in the areas of securities, corporate finance and commercial real estate with a focus on corporate finance and mergers & acquisitions. Shayn holds a JD and an MBA from Queen’s University. He also holds a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Western Ontario.