About Global Chamber Toronto

Global Chamber® Toronto

Global Chamber Toronto helps members get business done across metro areas around the world!

We are a thriving and collaborating community of CEO's, executives, and professionals growing business across 525 metropolitan areas. We leverage technology and our collective networks around the world to help member companies grow, reduce risk, be more productive, and succeed faster.

We are the only organization in the world with the mission to grow business from anywhere to anywhere while collaborating with every organization. We help companies, investors and business service providers around the world succeed.


Jim Colthart, Executive Director

Global Chamber® Toronto

Jim Colthart is a seasoned business development executive and strategic entrepreneur who brings a wealth of international experience, a passion for technology and a global worldview that his clients value as they seek to grow and strengthen their organizations, especially in Canada and the United States.

Jim has joined the Global Chamber® Toronto as Executive Director for the Greater Toronto Area.  He comes to this role as Chairman of C3 Global Technologies, Inc., a global network of technology and strategic planning consultants, who have helped entrepreneurs, innovators and emerging companies in technology-driven industries launch new products and establish successful businesses in Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom. His global experience helps to quickly assess issues or identify opportunities for clients wherever they are, and to develop recommendations and implement changes to help them reach their goals.

Global Chamber® is a thriving, collaborating and growing community of CEOs, executives, professionals and students in 500 metro areas around the world that is lowering risk and increasing success with global business. We engage leaders, companies and communities pursuing more successful cross-border trade and investment to accelerate global business growth, increase community success and, ultimately, improve the world.


Education: Ontario Scholar, University of Toronto Schools; BA, Denison University; MA, PhD, Princeton University

Academic Awards: Phi Beta Kappa; Woodrow Wilson Fellow; Princeton Fellow; Canada Council Doctoral Fellow

Member: RIC Center

Serving: Futurpreneur Canada (Mentor); IvyExec (Mentor)

Previous Employers: C3 Global Technologies, Inc.; EnerSysNet Canada Inc.; Decision Sciences Corporation; Littlefeet, Inc.; Sinclair Technologies, Inc.

Author:   Paddle Your Own Canoe  (forthcoming)



Jim Colthart