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If you’re passionate, you will find ways to getting ‘yeses’ out of people ANGELA HAMILTON: CEO & CO-FOUNDER OF QUUPE In a world of overconsumption and having too many things, Quupe gives us a silver lining. Their mission is to be the leader in peer-to-peer rentals, encouraging communities to share with each other instead of buying something new every time a need arises. Angela’s startup is a marriage of her lifelong interests in technology, community building, event planning, writing, and design and help create a way for neighbours to share resources. Read More >>

If you’re passionate, you will find ways to getting ‘yeses’ out of people

ANGELA HAMILTON: CEO & CO-FOUNDER OF QUUPE

In a world of overconsumption and having too many things, Quupe gives us a silver lining. Their mission is to be the leader in peer-to-peer rentals, encouraging communities to share with each other instead of buying something new every time a need arises. Angela’s startup is a marriage of her lifelong interests in technology, community building, event planning, writing, and design and help create a way for neighbours to share resources.

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In the startup world, the regular rules don’t apply JAMES CLIFT: CEO & CO-FOUNDER OF WORKSTORY Workstory builds technology that powers career success. Their flagship product is VisualCV, the leading online resume and portfolio creation website. Read More >>

In the startup world, the regular rules don’t apply

JAMES CLIFT: CEO & CO-FOUNDER OF WORKSTORY

Workstory builds technology that powers career success. Their flagship product is VisualCV, the leading online resume and portfolio creation website.

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Disrupting the game in the health-tech space SARAH GOODMAN: CEO OF VITALSINES VitalSines is a health-tech company known for their first product iHeart, a fingertip device and mobile application. iHeart determines a user’s Internal Age in 30-seconds by measuring a scientifically proven heart health metric Aortic Stiffness. Aortic Stiffness has been proven to be a marker of heart health, cognitive decline and dementia and risk of death from all causes. Read More >>

Disrupting the game in the health-tech space

SARAH GOODMAN: CEO OF VITALSINES

VitalSines is a health-tech company known for their first product iHeart, a fingertip device and mobile application. iHeart determines a user’s Internal Age in 30-seconds by measuring a scientifically proven heart health metric Aortic Stiffness. Aortic Stiffness has been proven to be a marker of heart health, cognitive decline and dementia and risk of death from all causes.

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Embrace the challenge of each day being different JOSE BARRIOS: CEO & FOUNDER OF COGNILAB TECHNOLOGY Cognilab Technology helps social scientists create cognitive experiments without a them writing a single line of code. Cognilab focuses on delivering speed, scale, and accuracy for social scientists. Read More >>

Embrace the challenge of each day being different

JOSE BARRIOS: CEO & FOUNDER OF COGNILAB TECHNOLOGY

Cognilab Technology helps social scientists create cognitive experiments without a them writing a single line of code. Cognilab focuses on delivering speed, scale, and accuracy for social scientists.

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Entrepreneurship is a team sport NAT CARTWRIGHT: CO-FOUNDER & CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER OF FINN.AI Finn.ai is a white-labelled virtual banking assistant, powered by artificial intelligence. We put a ‘personal banker’ in every customer’s pocket, helping them to manage their money wherever they are, whatever they need via a simple, natural conversation. Read More >>

Entrepreneurship is a team sport

NAT CARTWRIGHT: CO-FOUNDER & CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER OF FINN.AI

Finn.ai is a white-labelled virtual banking assistant, powered by artificial intelligence. We put a ‘personal banker’ in every customer’s pocket, helping them to manage their money wherever they are, whatever they need via a simple, natural conversation.

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Transforming a childhood passion into a thriving business JUSTIN WONG: CO-FOUNDER & CTO OF BATTLEFY Battlefy is where anyone can create or find an esports experience. They also bring brands into the world of esports with special campaigns that connect them directly to players and organizers. Whether you are a college club, national esports organization, production company or a brand supporting gamers, Battlefy makes creating and managing a tournament or league easier and more professional. Read More >>

Transforming a childhood passion into a thriving business

JUSTIN WONG: CO-FOUNDER & CTO OF BATTLEFY

Battlefy is where anyone can create or find an esports experience. They also bring brands into the world of esports with special campaigns that connect them directly to players and organizers. Whether you are a college club, national esports organization, production company or a brand supporting gamers, Battlefy makes creating and managing a tournament or league easier and more professional.

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Chasing new frontiers with virtual reality JORDAN BRIGHTON: FOUNDER & CEO OF VIRTRO ENTERTAINMENT INC. Virtro Entertainment INC is a rapid growth start-up focused on delivering rich content within the Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR) and Mixed Reality (MR) space. Our key focus is to capitalize on the explosive growth of the hardware development to provide much needed content to fill rapidly expanding demand. Read More >>

Chasing new frontiers with virtual reality

JORDAN BRIGHTON: FOUNDER & CEO OF VIRTRO ENTERTAINMENT INC.

Virtro Entertainment INC is a rapid growth start-up focused on delivering rich content within the Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR) and Mixed Reality (MR) space. Our key focus is to capitalize on the explosive growth of the hardware development to provide much needed content to fill rapidly expanding demand.

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Never lose your focus GREG SMITH: CEO & CO-FOUNDER OF THINKIFIC Greg Smith is the Co-founder of Thinkific and an alumni of Launch Academy. Thinkific helps individuals create, market, and sell online courses. You don’t need to worry about tech difficulties. Instead you can fully focus on your business. Greg’s energy and warmth is so inspiring as he shares with us his startup story and great advice. Read More >>

Never lose your focus

GREG SMITH: CEO & CO-FOUNDER OF THINKIFIC

Greg Smith is the Co-founder of Thinkific and an alumni of Launch Academy. Thinkific helps individuals create, market, and sell online courses. You don’t need to worry about tech difficulties. Instead you can fully focus on your business. Greg’s energy and warmth is so inspiring as he shares with us his startup story and great advice.

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How hitting rock bottom can lead to a successful pivot BERNADETTE BUTLER: CEO & CO-FOUNDER OF STORYTAP A few things in particular stood out to me during my conversation with Bernadette. First off, the incredible accomplishment of starting StoryTap while being a mother to a newborn baby. Read More >>

How hitting rock bottom can lead to a successful pivot

BERNADETTE BUTLER: CEO & CO-FOUNDER OF STORYTAP

A few things in particular stood out to me during my conversation with Bernadette. First off, the incredible accomplishment of starting StoryTap while being a mother to a newborn baby.

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You Have No Limits When You’re An Entrepreneur CRAIG SLAGEL: FOUNDER OF RUNGO Craig Slagel is the founder of RunGo, the first navigation app that guides runners on different routes through turn-by-turn voice navigation. With 17 years of running experience running and 30+ marathons and 90+ ultra marathons under his belt, Craig decided to combine his passion for running with his tech background. Read More >>

You Have No Limits When You’re An Entrepreneur

CRAIG SLAGEL: FOUNDER OF RUNGO

Craig Slagel is the founder of RunGo, the first navigation app that guides runners on different routes through turn-by-turn voice navigation. With 17 years of running experience running and 30+ marathons and 90+ ultra marathons under his belt, Craig decided to combine his passion for running with his tech background.

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As an entrepreneur, you create something that reflects your vision of the world DR. ALEXANDRA T GREENHILL: CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF MYBESTHELPER myBestHelper is a tech company that helps people live life well. We invent tech that supports families who are increasingly disconnected, struggling to care for kids and elders which leads to stresses that reduce happiness and productivity and impact health. Read More >>

As an entrepreneur, you create something that reflects your vision of the world

DR. ALEXANDRA T GREENHILL: CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF MYBESTHELPER

myBestHelper is a tech company that helps people live life well. We invent tech that supports families who are increasingly disconnected, struggling to care for kids and elders which leads to stresses that reduce happiness and productivity and impact health.

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Startups are not tech sexy. It’s all bloody consuming JAYESH PARMAR: CEO & CO-FOUNDER OF PICATIC Jayesh Parmar is the CEO of Picatic, a free online ticketing and event registration platform with no service fees. He is also an alumni of Launch Academy. What I love about Jay is his genuine willingness to help young entrepreneurs. So take a listen for yourself to see what he has to share! Read More >>

Startups are not tech sexy. It’s all bloody consuming

JAYESH PARMAR: CEO & CO-FOUNDER OF PICATIC

Jayesh Parmar is the CEO of Picatic, a free online ticketing and event registration platform with no service fees. He is also an alumni of Launch Academy. What I love about Jay is his genuine willingness to help young entrepreneurs. So take a listen for yourself to see what he has to share!

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You learn far more from starting a start-up than from years of education SARAH MAIN: CEO & CO-FOUNDER OF REACH Reach is a virtual classroom helping students stay engaged anytime, anywhere and most importantly, helping you stay on top of your game. It’s designed to enhance productivity where it heightens group and project management as students can use the interactive calendar, share files, collaborate on projects, and plan meetings. Read More >>

You learn far more from starting a start-up than from years of education

SARAH MAIN: CEO & CO-FOUNDER OF REACH

Reach is a virtual classroom helping students stay engaged anytime, anywhere and most importantly, helping you stay on top of your game. It’s designed to enhance productivity where it heightens group and project management as students can use the interactive calendar, share files, collaborate on projects, and plan meetings.

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