Jared Olson

Advisor | Entrepreneurship

Originally from Saskatoon, SK, Jared joined the SK Startup Institute in the spring of 2023. Jared graduated from the University of Saskatchewan as a Student-Athlete & Captain of the Huskies Track & Field Team, whilst working in the banking sector through his studies.

After graduation, he continued working in the banking industry in both retail & commercial. After his time in banking, Jared worked within the hospitality industry in multiple managerial roles, including operating and opening up a local Café before leaving the industry in 2023. As Advisor, Entrepreneurship, Jared loves to help individuals bring their ideas to fruition, and assist with adapting to the ever-changing landscape we know as Business Ownership.

Outside of work, you’ll find Jared at the Track coaching upcoming youth athletes, hiking in the mountains, or enjoying a local pint.


In 2016, Jared graduated from the Edwards School of Business at the University of Saskatchewan. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Management, with a Finance and Accounting focus.

Areas of Expertise

Business Startup, Market Research, Funding Options, Business Set-up Guidance, and Business Planning.

Skills & Strengths (aka. Superpowers)

Business Development, financial management, adaptability, customer service skills, and the best pinch-runner you’ll find!

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Locations: Saskatoon, Virtual

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