Candice Faktor has a passion for growing consumer Internet companies. As Head of Business at Wattpad, Candice leads monetization and partnership efforts in entertainment, technology, media, and advertising. Wattpad is a new form of entertainment that connects over 40 million people through addictive and engaging stories. These stories attract a global millennial audience who spend 30 minutes at a time immersed in free, original content. Candice is no stranger to innovation and entrepreneurship. Previously, she was cofounder of Torstar Digital, one of Canada’s leading digital portfolios, where she launched over 15 mobile, social, and digital businesses. Before Torstar Digital, Candice worked for Monitor Group, a boutique strategy consulting firm. Candice is a frequent speaker on innovation, technology, and storytelling.