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
The Great Western Narrative has always been that you lived and died with a company. Golden watches became the status symbol as men and women struggled their entire lifetimes to build something for others.read more
OMERS Ventures today announced the successful closing of Fund II, its second venture capital fund, with $260 million in commitments.read more
It’s the question that all tech startups dread and try to avoid answering for as long as possible, but it’s also one of the most important questions you can ask about your digital product: “What if my users don’t like it?”read more
Vancouver's PHEMI today announced it has raised a $12.2 million round of venture financing to expand the commercialization phase of the company.read more
Montreal-based Fuzzy.io has hired Kevin Fox, who designed the user interface for Gmail, as its chief experience officer.
Fox, has worked at Yahoo, Facebook and Mozilla in addition to Google, where he created the user interface for the first iteration of Gmail and Google Calendar.read more