Debra Ross is the President and owner of Gamma-Tech Inspection Ltd., a leading non-destructive testing company, located in Calgary, Alberta. Debra founded her company in 2002, firmly establishing her entrepreneurial credentials. Today, Gamma-Tech has over 350 clients and Debra’s hard work and dedication have transformed the company into a multi-million dollar organization.
In addition to piloting a multi-million dollar venture, Debra is an accomplished public speaker. She has been the focus of such events as Women Shaping Business, Randstad Canada, SAIT, Reddeer College and Lilith Leadership Retreat, to name a few.
Debra’s philosophy is that success will come and go and come again, but significance lasts longer than a lifetime. She often speaks about how we can only develop as fast as we help others to develop. Her interest in arts and culture is no accident.
Debra has more than a longing passion for arts and culture in the community. She has become an advocate of the local scene. In addition to participating as a Director for the Calgary International Film Festival, she also sits as its co-‐chair at The Film Circle.
Her experience compounded by her philosophy is a lucrative recipe as she works to help the Calgary International Film Festival execute its mission and march closer to a vision to champion film makers.