The BC Tech Association has announced their finalists for the 2018 Technology Impact Awards (TIAs), highlighting some of the best startups and enterprises in BC.
Our member Leigh Sembaluk, Founder of Preception, recently published his book about the secret to being a step ahead in professional sports and high performance environments. Leigh is taking what he has learnt from being a professional soccer player, professional coach, and the founder of a sports tech company and applying it to the development of life and business skills.
We are excited to announce our partnership with LeanStack, a software and services company meant to help entrepreneurs turn their ideas into scalable business models.
Our member Victory Square Technologies has been winning big and giving big. They recently donated $10 million to 50 kids charities in BC.
Our member Victory Square Technologies returns from the North American Bitcoin Conference in Miami with some great news. Through the ICO pitch session vetting process, Victory Square identified three companies (Shopin, Tax Token and Impact PPA) as the top candidates to share the $100,000 investment prize pool.
Our yearly Traction Conference is coming up this summer in August! We are excited to start ramping up on organizing quality speakers and panelists to make this another great Traction Conference.
Inc. has listed Traction as one of the Top 10 Conferences for Sales Leaders in 2018 and here's why:
Our member TalentMarketplace has been accepted into the Build in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP), an initiative aimed at bolstering innovation in Canada. This decision means that TalentMarketplace will be made available to Canadian federal government agencies, accelerating the adoption of their project recruitment platform and prequalifying their innovation at a government level. Launch Academy is excited to shine a spotlight on the TalentMarketplace team and gain insight about how the BCIP will help drive their success.
Our alumni Picatic launched their new Picatic Movement offering their full product at a sponsored rate to non-profits, charities, changemakers, and community builders around the world.
Our alumni RunGo is wrapping up 2017 with a bang as it gets listed on Apple's Best of 2017 trends list as the App of the Year for Apple Watch.
"RunGo has been heralded as the best running app for exploring new routes with turn-by-turn voice navigation. You can build your own route, or select one of the 100,000-plus routes worldwide and let the app guide you." - The Province
Our member Victory Square Technologies has announced their decision to enter a subscription agreement with Mr. Mehdi Khimji. Victory Square has had many opportunities to work with qualified investors but none at the calibre of Mehdi Khimji.
Mr. Khimji has agreed to purchase 6,666,667 units at a price of $0.75 per Unit.
"The private placement allows Victory Square, as an early proponent of Blockchain entrepreneurs and companies, to continue its efforts investing in the most promising and disruptive Blockchain-enabled opportunities." - Yahoo Finance
Our member Supportbench has been making a name for themselves in the Help Desk industry. Supportbench placed 16th on the Top 20 Most Affordable Held Desk Software list by Capterra. This placement is highly impressive considering the substantial amount of help desk software available.
"This performance shows the value of the amazing products and services offered by Supportbench, providing an all-in-one customer support system for small and medium businesses." - Digital Journal