The Launch@GROW Launch Party is 15 days away and today they announced the 15 finalists that will have the opportunity to launch at the event on on August 17th. 61 startups from across Canada entered the Launch@GROW competition.
Four of these startups will also have the opportunity to pitch live on stage the following day at the GROW Conference.
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We'll be highlighting these companies over the next two weeks with startup profiles here on Techvibes. Vancouver's Unbounce led during public voting, so Techvibes jumped the gun yesterday with the first of our 15 startup profiles.
If you have already registered for the GROW Conference then Launch@GROW is including in your registration. If you're not attending GROW, get yourself a ticket to Launch@GROW now before they're all gone.
Create, Publish and Optimize Landing Pages without IT. Unbounce is the fastest and most powerful DIY landing page platform, designed with one thing in mind: Conversion. A simpler and more streamlined workflow so your marketing team can focus on creating, publishing and measuring your campaigns without the usual bottleneck associated with working with IT or developers.
Summify is a "social news reader" that helps you consume your river of news in minutes, rather than hours.
People are increasingly getting their news mainly from the social networks they're part of, but this is rapidly getting overwhelming. If you're connected with a few hundred people and companies it's hard to stay on top of the news they share. There's currently no way to get the important...
Wishpond is the world's easiest marketing automation platform, empowering businesses of all sizes to generate, manage, and nurture leads with its easy-to-use and affordable self-serve platform. The platform is integrated with dozens of popular services to help marketers automate marketing activities based on their customers' actions across all interactions with their business. The powerful...
A global marketplace for independent creatives with a focus on art + design, Fashion + Accessories, Music + Merch and Film + Photography. We provide sellers with a simple, easy to use storefront and e-commerce solution and buyers a place to come and shop the world's most unique products from emerging creative talents from around the world!
Jostle Corporation is creating and enabling the next generation of enterprise software – simple, intuitive, elegant, inclusive and accessible.
Enterprises have endured a legacy of big software, an approach that attempts to impose grand unification (a single set of tools and processes for everyone), and results in high costs, out-of-date systems, disconnected employees and poor agility. With...
Rocketr is a cloud-synced, web and mobile application, designed for social note-taking across your public and private groups. Rocketr blends the simplicity of the notepad with the power of conversations - whether in your work teams or social circles.
Hoseanna delivers a woman's essential 'must have's with the discretion she wants, on the schedule she needs.
With just a few clicks, Hoseanna customers can shop a curated collection of trusted brands in pantyhose & hosiery (and coming July 2011, intimacy products, feminine care and health & beauty), pick the auto-ship schedule that fits their needs, and strike a bold line through that endless...
Founded in 2010, and launched April 2012. Tiipz is an enterprise SAAS platform that enables brands to capture in-the-moment, contextual insight from mobile consumers. Tiipz allows those businesses to create customized mobile campaigns (rewards programs, contests and promotions) that are unlocked by consumers who answer interactive rich media questions on their mobile devices. The resulting...
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