Aliya is the CEO and Founder at Techie Concierge and Creator of Codefree App Launch. She is a Tech Coach on a mission to educate and empower non-technical entrepreneurs on business technology fundamentals with her proprietary online programs and services. Aliya is an Engineer turned Entrepreneur with 20 years of technology experience. She has been nominated for the RBC Women of Influence Award, featured in Women 2.0, and published 3x in Forbes, where she is an expert contributor on technology and entrepreneurship.
In addition, she was recently a Local Director at the Founder Institute, a Silicon Valley-based Global Incubator. Her previous tech startup, AskaTechie, a Tech Talent 2.0 Marketplace, graduated from the Canadian Technology Accelerator Silicon Valley Program, focused on Artificial Intelligence.
Aliya has over 15 years of international professional experience working as a Software Engineer, Technical Lead, and IT Manager at Fortune 500 enterprises in the media and gaming industries, such as Viacom Networks and Electronic Arts. Some of the award-winning and multi-million dollar tech products that she has been involved with in a leadership capacity include SpongeBob, Fight Night, the Kids’ Choice Awards, NBA Live, Operation Flashpoint, and the Emmy Award-winning Nick App.