Bram Sugarman has left his post at Omers Ventures to join Shopify.read more
Bubl Technology, creators of the Bublcam, the world’s first fully spherical consumer camera, announced today that following the close of its $4.6 million series seed funding round including Samsung Ventures, J-Tech Capital and other strategic investors.
As part of today's announcement Bubl announced it will perform organizational changes to its executive management team as it prepares for its next round of growth.read more
CareGuide has acquired CanadianNanny, the country's most popular nanny matching service.read more
The sharing economy is growing. In almost every industry, people are finding ways to leverage each other for their values.
Questions about the future, though, are always best guesses. No one thought they could get into a random car with a large “U” on the dash and trust it to take you places.read more
Ottawa's AirVM, a cloud management platform company, today announced it has closed $8 million in Series A funding.read more
Real Ventures has raised $89 million for its third fund.read more
Judges in the BCIC-New Ventures Competition narrowed a list of 25 startups in round three to 10 finalists.read more
Media coverage can make a huge difference in taking a startup to the next level. It brings credibility that can’t be bought by an early-stage company. And nothing sells your company or product to investors or potential customers better than an impartial third party talking about it.read more
Tencent, China's largest internet company, has invested $50 million in Waterloo-born Kik.read more
Vancouver's Grouplend announced today that it has closed an additional round of financing, having raised $10.2 million since launching 10 months ago.
The round is being led by Markus Frind, founder of PlentyofFish, and Lance Tracey, founder of Peer 1 Hosting and Sutton Real Estate Group.read more