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In our home and yours; Rally is a Toronto-based technology company and as diverse as Canada.

Rally is one of Canada’s fastest ISPs.

Rally is a Canadian Independent Alternative

But who are you, really?

We get that a lot. We’re so busy beating the competition that we forgot to buy a stadium* to put our name on. Let’s change that.

Meet the best Internet company you’ve never heard of, until now.

(*Please contact us with stadium opportunities.)

Paul G. Smith

Chairman + CEO

 

Over his career, Paul has held the positions of CFO, CEO, director and Chairman, is a director of several companies and – before joining the private sector – served as Executive Assistant to the Prime Minister of Canada.

 

Paul has been leading the Rally team to new heights since 2015.

 

Jacky Hill

Chief Customer Officer

 

Jacky’s always got a lot on the go – and she wouldn’t have it any other way! An award winning sales and marketing executive who has run a national company or two, sat on a couple of boards and has decades of Sales, Marketing & Leadership experience, Jacky joined the Rally team in 2017 to breathe new life into a brand no one knew.

 

Through her innovative ideas, now everyone is talking about us.

 

Lloyd Richards

Director of Operations

 

Lloyd keeps us up and running with his extensive background as an IT specialist at businesses including KPMG and Microsoft, he has more than 15 years leading teams of IT professionals to provide our clients with the highest standard of service, on time and on budget.

 

Arsalan Hussain

Manager, Field Operations & Infrastructure

 

Our man about town, Arsalan relies on a decade of experience in telecommunications to keep our field team on track from fibre to jack, with his leadership ensuring that our customers stay connected by designing and deploying our Telecom and Data Networks.

 

Larry Baldachin

COO + Sr Vice President

 

Over the course of his career, Larry has held a variety of senior roles in both the Information Technology and Telecommunications sectors with executive positions at Compugen Inc., Dell Inc., Rogers (!) Communications Inc. in addition to the work that he did at the University Health Network as the organization’s head of commercial strategy, facilities, finance and capital strategy.

 

Richard Gareau

Vice President, Finance

 

Richard is a CPA with experience in industry and entrepreneurship. He has held a variety of financial and non-financial roles over his career but he has predominately led IT Finance teams. ​Cha-ching!

 

 

Umair Khan

Senior Director, Product Strategy & Customer Base Management

 

An MBA from Ryerson, a degree in Economics from McMaster and over 12 years at Telco’s working in a variety of areas – most recently with Rogers (gasp!) where he worked in a similar capacity.

 

When not the running numbers you can find him cruising on his Peleton.

 

Frank

Chief Spirit Officer

 

Always telling it like it is, Frank came on board in the summer of 2018 and has seen the company through many events and team spirit activities ever since. From in-lobby marketing to office potlucks, they have been the cornerstone of Rally’s team spirit, keeping us honest and embodying the cheeky yet reliable attitude we hold so dear.

 

Mark Rausa

Chief Technology Officer

 

Our CTO Mark just joined Rally and previously held senior executive positions at both Bell and Rogers.

 

Over his long career he’s led a wide range of network teams from development to field operations and everything in between.

 

Tim Clark

Vice President, Sales

 

Tim has an extensive background in sales with 12 years’ experience in the commercial real estate industry including time at Cushman and Wakefield and WeWork. He has helped many major companies grow their portfolios across Canada and brings his entrepreneurial experience to push Rally to the next level.

 

His leadership, innovation and teamwork in sales and marketing will bring new life to an ever-growing company.

 

Megan Bechtel

Director, Marketing + Communications

 

With over 20 years in Marketing and Communications, Meg works closely with the whole team leveraging her experience in Creative Design and Art Direction to develop effective marketing strategies to spread the word about Rally and successfully strengthen our brand voice and increase our presence in the Canadian market. She’s also the resident cheese expert and implementer of Fondue Fridays.

 

Join The Team

 

Browse and apply for our current openings or send us your resume, we’re always looking for new talent! (We have cookies!)

 

Together we’re connecting Canadians from coast to coast.

Because it’s not about us, it’s about you.

Rally has more than 15 years experience serving Canadians with leading-edge broadband solutions.

 

We own our own network and are fully licensed by the CRTC.

 

We believe in providing all Canadians with choice and superior service because to us, you’re not just a customer, you’re a part of our community, our neighbours and our friends – and that’s how you deserve to be treated.

We’ll never stop fighting for you.

Rally provides services across Canada

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