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In part, the email read: “Everyone at PayPal should use our products where available. That’s the only way we can make them better, and better.” (You can read the complete text of the email here). While Marcus’ memo touches on numerous high-level debates like passion vs. paycheck, there’s one important message for startups, managers, employees, and investors alike: eat your own dog food.read more
Education technology should be reinvented in the image of global learners and good pedagogy. Yet this is far from the case today.read more
GrowLab alumni ePACT Network announced today completion of a "significant round of financing" as well as a strategic partnership with Byye group to support accelerated spread of emergency preparedness internationally.read more
This morning Montreal-based Hotelier SaaS platform GuestDriven announced a $3 million Series A round led by PlazaCorp, Real Ventures and Structure Capital.read more
BEST Funds has invested $2.8 million in PitchPoint Solutions, a financial sector focused company offering enterprise solutions.read more
Edmonton's LoginRadius announced today it has secured $1.3 million in financing from a syndicate of investors including the Accelerate Fund, Yaletown Venture Partners, Real Ventures, and BDC Capital.read more
The 2014 Canadian Financing Forum is Western Canada’s premiere access to capital event for high growth technology companies.
It takes place next week at the Fairmont Pacific Rim in Vancouver and will be a superb opportunity to network with the who's who of the west coast VC, startup, and corporate strategic communities.read more
Tacit Innovations has raised a seed round.
Tacit, which graduated from the most recent cohort of Communitech's Hyperdrive accelerator, raised $700,000. The capital comes from BDC, Canrock, Hyperdrive, and private unnamed investors.read more
Georgian Partners announced today it has completed a first close of $100 million for its newest fund Georgian Partners Growth Fund II, LP.
The new fund will again focus on investments in expansion stage Enterprise Software, Internet and Information companies that are exploiting Applied Analytics: the convergence of Cloud-based business solutions, Big Data, and broad Information Rights.read more