betakit.com Jul. 11, 2019
Sonder Raises $210 Million USD, Surpassing $1 Billion Valuation
Montreal-founded Sonder (formerly Flatbook) has raised a $210 million USD ($274 million CAD) Series D funding round, surpassing a valuation of $1 billion.
betakit.com Jun. 21, 2019
Slack, IBM, And RBC Provide A Path For Positive Digital Transformation At #Futuremakers
The RBC FutureMakers Talks June event in Toronto tackled digital transformation head-on.
news.communitech.ca Jun. 3, 2019
Tech Roundup For May 2019
Head of the class International students represent a multibillion-dollar business for universities and colleges, and a boon to their host communities for the talent and funds they bring. When it comes to helping students worldwide land spots at their preferred institutions, Waterloo Region’s ApplyBoard continues to surge to the head of the class, fuelled by
betakit.com May. 23, 2019
Vidyard, Faire, Sheertex Share Scaling War Stories At #Collisionconf
No matter what stage a company is at, some things are universal and at #CollisionConf founder of Vidyard Michael Litt, founder of Faire Marcelo Cortes, as well as growth advisor for Sheertex Jacquelyn Cyr shared their experiences on scaling a company. At a panel moderated by BetaKit editor-in-chief Douglas Soltys, the three companies, spanning B2B SaaS, B2B marketplace, and B2C, all in different stages of growth, each shared their key learnings, success, and pitfalls thus far that have helped th
betakit.com May. 15, 2019
Ontario Judge Rules Against Xtreme Labs Co-Founders, Chamath Palihapitiya In Tinder-Focused Lawsuit
Sundeep Madra, Amar Varma, and Chamath Palihapitiya, have been ordered to pay $15.69 million USD to plaintiffs in an Ontario Superior Court ruling.
betakit.com Mar. 22, 2019
Atlantic Canada's First Angel Network Shuts Down
First Angel Network Association (FAN), a not-for-profit focused on Atlantic Canada's early-stage tech ecosystem since 2005, is shutting down.