Delilah Panio

Vice President, Capital Formation, Toronto Stock Exchange

Delilah Panio

Vice President, Capital Formation, Toronto Stock Exchange

Biography

As the VP of Capital Formation for Southern California for TMX Group, Delilah advises U.S. companies on the opportunity to list and raise capital on Toronto Stock Exchange or TSX Venture Exchange. Delilah is a frequent speaker and pitch competition judge and coach, and was recently named in the “2019 Top 100 People in Finance” Magazine.

As the founder of Stiletto Dash (a consulting firm), Delilah works with early-stage companies on their business and funding strategy and on getting investor-ready.

Delilah is also the Executive Director and Co-Founder of We Are Enough, a non-profit that educates women on why and how to invest in women-owned businesses and/or with a gender lens.

Delilah is very active in the LA entrepreneur community, including as a frequent speaker, mentor (Stubbs Alderton Markiles LLP Preccelerator Program), pitch judge (SXSW), and pitch coach (Women Founders Network). Delilah is the former Co-Chair of Women in LAVA (Los Angeles Venture Association), and was the 2016 L.A. Lead for SheEO, an innovative new model funding model that calls upon women to commit $1,000 each into a perpetual fund to invest in women-led ventures.

Delilah’s background is as a capital markets expert with 10 years previously in business development at Toronto Stock Exchange, including as the Director, Business Development & Strategy. She has advised many companies on the going public process and can provide an understanding of private and public financing options in Canada and the United States.

Delilah holds an MBA in Enterprise Development and a BA in English, and has completed a certification as a Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Master Practitioner.

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/delilah-panio/

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