Katherine- Coconut CEO

By Kelly Wilson in Katherine- Coconut CEO - May 28, 2018

Katherine Regnier Receives 2018 Prairies Startup Canada Women Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Katherine Regnier was recognized as the recipient of the 2018 Prairies Startup Canada Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Award in Winnipeg. The Awards, which launched in 2014 and are now marking their fifth year, are the hallmark event celebrating outstanding achievement in Canada’s entrepreneurship and innovation community. “Katherine is a shining example of excellence in […]

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By Kelly Wilson in In the News Katherine- Coconut CEO - May 22, 2018

Coconut Software: The Trailblazing Tech Startup From Saskatoon with a Female Founder… And a Female Funder

Katherine Regnier is the Founder and CEO of Coconut Software, a tech startup focused on “Appointments of the Future” in the Enterprise Appointment Scheduling space. Major national brands onboard include TELUS, Rogers, London Drugs, and Jackson Hewitt Tax in the USA. Under Katherine’s leadership, Coconut has shown strong growth and Michelle McBane, Managing Director at StandUp Ventures, knew that Coconut would be […]

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By Kelly Wilson in Katherine- Coconut CEO - Mar 19, 2018

Coconut CEO Katherine Regnier Wins Ravi Maithel Find A Way Award

Katherine Regnier is the first recipient of the Ravi Maithel Find A Way award. This award honours residents of Saskatchewan and Alberta who exemplify Ravi Maithel’s perseverance and success in finding a way to accomplish goals that others think are impossible. Katherine was recognized for the years she spent building her company and creating value […]

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By Kelly Wilson in Katherine- Coconut CEO - Feb 27, 2018

Katherine Regnier Joins Fellow TechTO Alumni for the Best of TechTO

Coconut Software CEO & Founder, Katherine Regnier will be joining fellow TechTO alumni presenters for the Best of TechTO on Feb 27th, 2018. The event features Katherine, along with Eva Wong, Co-Founder & COO of Borrowell, Ray Reddy, Founder of Ritual, and Chris Bryson, Founder & CEO of Unata. The City of Toronto mayor John […]

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By Katherine Regnier in Best Practices Katherine- Coconut CEO - Jan 29, 2018

5 Things to Consider when Writing an Enterprise Grade Appointment Scheduling RFP

Let’s get straight to it, shall we? All appointment scheduling solutions are not created equal. Let me explain: there are many solutions out there that “claim” to be enterprise appointment scheduling, but the truth is they most likely fall short in the following 5 areas.   It’s about a Customer Experience, not a Transaction The […]

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By Katherine Regnier in Katherine- Coconut CEO - Dec 1, 2017

So I Pitch like a “Woman” – Raising Money and the Bizarreness of it all

“I’m sorry, can you explain why you won’t invest?” I sincerely asked. “I won’t invest because you pitch like a woman.” said the female Toronto VC. __________________________________________________________ This is a word for word conversation I had just over a year ago as I was trying to raise our seed round in Toronto. To this day, […]

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By Katherine Regnier in Katherine- Coconut CEO - Oct 6, 2017

Co.Labs Launch Raises Eyebrows

Monday evening had the Delta Bessborough buzzing with excitement during the Launch of Co.Labs, Saskatchewan’s first technology incubator. The importance of this initiative drew an exclusive guest list of 200+ key individuals which included City of Saskatoon Mayor Charlie Clark, the Honorable Bronwyn Eyre Minister of Education, Neal Dempsey from San Francisco Bay Partners, and […]

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By Katherine Regnier in Katherine- Coconut CEO - Feb 13, 2017

Reaching New Heights in Aspen: My Neal’s Running Start Reunion

Last summer I took part in Neal’s Running Start, an eye-opening mentorship program in the Silicon Valley with the prolific and plugged-in Neal Dempsey of Bay Partners. (You can hear more about that here.) This weekend he generously invited me and fellow tech founder mentees back for a Neal’s Running Start reunion at his lovely home on Smugglers […]

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By Kelly Wilson in Katherine- Coconut CEO - Jan 24, 2017

7 of the Best Things Katherine Said at TechTO

“No. We don’t sell paper calendars with coconuts on them.” Watch the video for some seriously candid start-up advice.

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By Katherine Regnier in Katherine- Coconut CEO - Apr 19, 2016

Our CEO is off to Silicon Valley for an elite mentorship program

Her Bags Are Packed And She Is Ready To Go Coconut Calendar’s CEO and Founder, Katherine Regnier, has been invited to a prestigious one-month mentorship program in San Francisco, hosted by Neal Dempsey.   A bit about Neal Dempsey. Neal Dempsey lives in California and he was one of the first personal investors in Starbucks. He started […]

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