| Popvox Predictive Dialer || |
| || The world's easiest to use cloud-based callcenter system. |
| Telemessaging Service || |
| || Send automated notifications and surveys by phone. Available only to non-profits. |
| Data Services || |
| || We provide canvassing and fundraising lists to non-profits. We provide contact lists to polling firms. |
| Telecom Product Development and Network Engineering |
| || A mix of developing electronic products, and designing services for telecom operators like Primus and Lavalife (mostly 2001-2008).|
Older Stuff I've worked on over the years
| TransOrbital, Inc. || Link | 1997 |
| || One of the founders of a company that launched a 440-kg test satellite into orbit in 2001. |
| Stop Election Fraud || |
| || Awareness campaign to bring attention to telephone fraud in the 2011 federal election. |
| Economic Returns on Transit City Investment || PDF | 2010 |
| || Economic analysis on Toronto's transit funding controversy, lead to some public statements and press releases. |
| Federal Election Campaign || 2000 |
| || Stood as a Toronto NDP candidate during the 2000 Federal Election. |
Engineering Research and Mission Designs...
| Cloud Desktop || 2006 |
| || We developed an inexpensive, cloud-based laptop computer for developing countries. |
| Mars Communication Nanosatellite || PDF | 2003 |
| || Reduces the minimum size of Mars science missions using tiny radio relays. |
| Reusable Deep-Space Propulsion || PDF | 2002 |
| || Dramatically reduces the cost of launching interplanetary spacecraft. |
| Atlas Handheld || 2000 |
| || Designed a 3G touchscreen smartphone, which runs desktop apps on an external monitor. |
| Cislunar Propulsion Engineering Study || 1997 |
| || Radical cost-reduction engineering architecture for cislunar payload delivery. |
| Moon Society Data Book|| Link | 1994 |
| || Led a volunteer team of 30 that created a 2,000 document aerospace engineering reference. |
| Inorganic Chemistry Research || 1994 |
| || Extracting oxygen from moon rocks, asteroid mining, high-performance propulsion, and other interests. |
| Canadian Aerospace Resources Directory || Link | 2002 |
| || A very comprehensive list of space organizations in Canada. |
Publishing and Events...
Toronto Events Listings...
There's an Seminar and Article Topics page at Direct Leap.
| Wade Rowland
| || Author of eighteen books, journalist, television news producer, now humanities professor at York University. Wikipedia.
| Christine Rowland
| || Rock photographer, artist, activist, graphic designer for television, and Internet marketing pioneer.
| Hilary Rowland
| || My serial entrepreneur sister has bios at Urbanette Magazine, New Faces Talent, and at Hilary.com.
Be grateful for the people in your life!
Some fantastic friends and mentors are on Direct Leap's Board of Advisors, who I don't ask questions of nearly enough.
Copyright 1994-2011 Simon Rowland.