Joe Accardi

Joe Accardi
Partner & CEO

A passionate serial entrepreneur with a focus on bringing people together and a relentless energy in the pursuit of growth, Joe has built Forge & Foster to a proven track record of execution, profitable portfolio growth, and a compelling vision of the future in Hamilton and Southern Ontario. As CEO, Joe leads business development initiatives, strategy development, and leadership across the team. He fosters a business environment that embodies our values of high performance, collaboration, integrity, and entrepreneurship.

Originally from Toronto, Joe moved to Hamilton after recognizing the incredible spirit and opportunity in the city. He has been involved in a number of community groups and supports fellow entrepreneurs, young professionals, and economic development in Hamilton. Joe is driven by his team, passion for the city, and vision for the future.