2010 Top 10 finalist Jostle announced yesterday that it has secured a further $2 million equity investment.
This financing round was fully sold to private investors, continuing the company’s tradition of independence from institutional investors. Jostle is using these funds to further accelerate customer acquisition and to enhance its reinvention of the employee intranet. Read more
The global energy focus is at a compelling inflection point and the Pacific north west has an opportunity to affect change pertaining to our energy mix. Speed and agility certainly play an important role for industry, however, serendipity is also needed in attracting both capital and consumer interest in the energy sector. Read more
With cloud computing replacing infrastructure, hardware, software and everything in between, it is changing the face of IT.
Questions are arising about the future of IT professionals in the enterprise and the new role that vendors need to play to adapt to the changes. Join the VEF next week as their panel engages in a lively discussion on cloud computing. Read more
The BC Angel Investor of the Year title for 2014 is up for grabs.
The 2014 BC Angel Investor of the Year will be honoured at the 36th Angel Forum in Vancouver on October 28th. The nomination process is intended to be simple, transparent and fair. Nominate your favorite angel now. Read more
At New Ventures BC, we always encourage companies to participate in all our programming because it’s about the process, no matter how far you go in the Competition. The following company update is a great example of this!
When Selena Paskalidis didn’t make the cut with the BCIC-New Ventures Competition in 2012, she couldn’t have known that just two years later, her company would be thriving. A feature article in the Vancouver Sun in early October tells the story of Dotstudioz and their innovative video management platform, dotstudioPRO. Read more