Mentors

Joyce Janczyn

COO, Datifex

Joyce Janczyn is partner and COO at Fixmo, a mobile security software company that was named one of the “Top 10 Mobile Start- Ups to Watch in 2013” by Network World. At Fixmo, Joyce is responsible for product development, delivery of services, and day-to-day operations. Joyce has over 25 years of experience in the software industry at both start-ups and large, established organizations. She began her career in software development and research at IBM where she co-authored a patent in compiler optimization technology. Remaining strong technically, she has held senior management roles in product management and business development at Alias, Red Hat and Autodesk. Joyce has a B. Sc. Hons Computer Science from the University of Manitoba. Her early career aspiration to be a bus driver was scuttled when she realized how much she dislikes sitting in traffic.