myBestHelper matches families with most suitable sitters and nannies. We are different from and UrbanSitter as we combine social circles and AirBnB-like reputation system (to help build trust) with eHarmony-like matching system (to increase fit between personalities and values). We save families and caregivers time and effort!

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Capital Investment Network Hosts Second Pitch & Mix Event to Build Momentum in Victoria
Pitch & Mix II, held last week at the Spacestation, was a fast-paced session where entrepreneurs were given the floor for five minutes to present their concepts to an audience of private... more
Hallway Conversation at GROW Sparks Game That Teaches Three-Year-Olds Coding Fundamentals
A conversation in a hallway has turned into a promising young startup. While most networking at the annual GROW Conference revolves around startups and investors connecting, apparently the event... more
Plug and Play Makes Offers to Invest in Five Vancouver Startups
Fourteen startups. Five cash prizes. Five trips to Silicon Valley to help make their dreams come true. UBC Robson was host to Vancouver's second Plug and Play Startup Showdown event on... more
Survey Reports a Growing Optimism Among Entrepreneurs in Canada
Optimism among Canadian entrepreneurs and small business owners has grown this month, according to the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB). The CFIB announced today that its... more
Vancouver Technology Leaders Named to Forty Under 40
The latest crop of Business in Vancouver's Forty Under 40 winners for 2013/14 has been unveiled. Not surprisingly the majority of the folks on the list are from technology-related companies... more
Invoke Labs Adds myBestHelper as Company in Residence
Vancouver-based Invoke Labs this week added myBestHelper as a company in residence. MyBestHelper provides a service connecting families that need help with helpers in their local area. It is... more
Launch Academy Pitch Day Celebrates Year of Canadian Startup Success
The Vancouver Public Library’s Alice MacKay Room was the host of Launch Academy’s Pitch Day on Monday night, an event meant to foster the local startup community and provide the... more
Here are the Winners of Launch Academy's Second Demo Day
Vancouver’s pre-accelerator Launch Academy provided the stage for 21 entrepreneurs to make their pitch last night. An intriguing mix of the city’s technology startups earned a 60-second... more
How to Win at a Startup Weekend
After our win at Startup Weekend Vancouver in Nov 2011, I often get asked what do I think it takes to make it to the top spot. I have given it a lot of thought and looked into past winners from all... more
BCIC Awards $235,000 to BC's Top Tech Companies
Six months of competition came to an end last night as the winners of the 12 annual BCIC-New Ventures Competition were announced in Vancouver. From this year’s 146 applicants, top prizes were... more
2011 Startup Weekend Vancouver Winner MyBestHelper Enters Global Startup Battle
MyBestHelper, which won first place at Startup Weekend Vancouver 2011 on Sunday, will be competing for a spot in the 2011 Global Startup Battle. The global battle is an... more

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