April 19th, 2014 by NVBC Admin
New Ventures BC News Blog
April 18th, 2014 by Angie Schick
Thanks to everyone who joined us for Product/Market Fit with Dave Thomas, Rocketbuilders.
Dave’s presentation slides are now available for download here: 2014_Thomas.
Video to follow in about 1 week.
Don’t forget, we webcast these seminars live every Wednesday night. Get details here.
April 17th, 2014 by NVBC Admin
This year’s first seminar Assessing the Opportunity with Ralph Turfus served as a great kick-off to the 2014 BCIC-New Ventures Competition.
Attendees were guided through creating a positioning of statement to help differentiate their startup from the competition. Ralph also highlighted the importance of the both the customer and the sales process in building a sustainable business from inception.
For those who missed the presentation, a video is after the jump. Read more
April 16th, 2014 by NVBC Admin
Competition alumnus Pulse Energy announced this morning a multi-million dollar, three year contract with British Gas.
The deal was formally announced at a reception including representatives from British Gas and the governments of BC, Canada, and the UK. Read more
April 14th, 2014 by NVBC Admin
Every year metabridge hosts a three-day retreat in BC’s wine country to bring together promising Canadian technology startups and bright minds from California’s Silicon Valley and other technology centres across North America.
April 12th, 2014 by NVBC Admin
Our 10-week business education series continues on Wednesday, April 16th with Product/Market Fit.
Rocketbuilders’ Dave Thomas will take you through a seminar focused on your getting your product ready for the market. Topics covered include marketing research, technology adoption models, understanding consumers, social media, “whole” solution offerings, product positioning, and pricing. Read more
April 10th, 2014 by NVBC Admin
Last week GrowLab, Invoke Labs, Launch Academy, Spring Activator, and Wavefront joined forces to host Cascadia Startup Fest – Accelerating Together.
Organized by Vancouver’s leading tech accelerators and incubators, Cascadia Startup Fest was a series of workshops and a high-energy pitch competition that connects tech entrepreneurs across the Cascadia region with investors, media, and industry professionals. Read more
April 9th, 2014 by NVBC Admin
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