Social Media Giants and Canadian Upstarts

Posted by Rob Lewis

Research Capital and Helix Commerce International Inc. have scheduled the 3rd workshop in their Web 2.0 Canadian Leadership Series. This time around the Lunch and Learn topic is Social Media Giants and Canadian Upstarts and Nathon Gunn of Bitcasters, David Stevens of MySpace.com Canada, and Boris Wertz of Nexopia are on the panel. They'll be exploring collaboration, virtual worlds, online gaming, social networking, mobile social computing, and social mediated referrals.

The luncheon panel takes place on Thursday, November 27, 2008 from 11:30am to 2:00pm at Research Capital Corporation (45th Floor, 199 Bay Street). Interested in attending? RSVP to Ewelina Sobala at 416-860-6780 or ewelina.sobala@researchcapital.com.

Company:
Nexopia.com
Website:
http://www.nexopia.com
Location:
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

A true internet success story, Nexopia grew from a small online community of teens in Edmonton Alberta to become Canada’s largest social networking site for youth. Now, with over 1.4 million members and hundreds of new accounts created every day, Nexopia is quickly solidifying its reputation as the place for teens to connect and express themselves. more

Company:
Research Capital Corporation
Website:
http://www.researchcapital.com
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Research Capital is one of Canada's leading investment firms specializing in the growth capital market. Based in Toronto, and with offices in four other major Canadian cities, Research Capital provides tailored financial solutions for investors seeking to grow their investments and for small and mid-cap growth companies seeking the financing they need to expand. more

Company:
Bitcasters
Website:
http://www.bitcasters.com
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Established in 1996, Bitcasters has a well-earned reputation among industry, academia and world leaders for exceptional insight and innovation. The company has been instrumental in the success of interactive departments and initiatives at some of the world’s largest media and entertainment companies. Amongst other achievements, Bitcasters co-founded Miramax New Media, created Bitcast.com, one of the world’s first... more


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Rob Lewis

Rob Lewis

Rob is the President of Techvibes Media and Editor-in-Chief of Techvibes.com.  His diverse background includes stints in International Trade Finance, Web Development, and Enterprise Software and he is a graduate of the University of British Columbia, British Columbia Institute of Technology, and Simon Fraser University. When not running Canada's leading technology media property, Rob can be... more



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