General Manager, Wattpad
Candice Faktor is a disruptive innovator with a passion for growing consumer Internet businesses. Faktor is currently the GM of Toronto-based Wattpad, a new form of entertainment that combines social, mobile, and reading. With 6 billion minutes spent per month on the platform, Wattpad is the world’s largest community for readers and writers to discover and share stories. Prior to joining Wattpad, Faktor was co-founder of Torstar Digital, one of Canada’s leading digital portfolios, where she helped acquire and launch more than fifteen digital businesses. Before Torstar Digital, Faktor worked for Monitor Group, a boutique strategy consulting firm.