The Intertainment Media Innovation Zone is a contest for early stage Canadian and US technology startups with a prize of $5,000 cash and $20,000 in business services. Entrants had to be Canadian or American technology companies with a proprietary product or service in the early or start up stage, or in a growth period.
Intertainment Media's shortlisted companies received exhibit space at Social Media Camp and presented their businesses to the Intertainment Media Innovation Zone panel at a pitch-off on Saturday, June 9.
Congrats to Parksville's Pixton Comics, who won the grand prize. The online comic-building tool built my husband and wife team Clive and Daina Goodinson is located in Parksville and is planning on moving to Victoria.