May 25th, 2009
Stephen Slen is a director at Katal Innovations Inc. and co-inventor of the Landing Pad. Stephen graduated from UBC with a Bachelors of Applied Science degree in Integrated Engineering. Stephen grew up in Calgary, Alberta. Katal came to fruition as a means to pursue Slen and Coret’s shared ambition to help foster the progression of freestyle skiing and snowboarding.
Aaron Coret, is a Director at Katal Innovations and co-inventor of the Landing Pad. Aaron recently graduated with a Bachelors of Applied Science degree In Integrated Engineering and a minor in Commerce from UBC. The inspiration for the Katal Landing Pad was a direct result of his tragic snowboarding accident that left him a quadriplegic in 2005.