Artemis Update- August 2022
Updated: Sep 8
August provided more cause for optimism than your Twitter doom scrolling might imply! Check out funding news, exciting leadership career moves and our active searches. We also have another Salary Snapshot- with insight for Product Management Leaders! And while it is time for back to school, there are still 2 weeks of summer! Enjoy every minute!
ALL THE MOVES
Samson Zhao joins Altus as VP Finance
Alex Costea joins Auvik as Manager, Engineering
Alex Radu is now Manager, Corporate Computer Environment at Points
Feyzah Abdelmoumen joins Stratuscent Inc. as Director, People & Culture
Steven Thomas is now Chief Technology Officer at Portfolio+
Eleanor Ma joins Highspot as Senior Design Manager
Ray Newal is now Chief Executive Officer at C100
Mercedes Geimer is now Director, Marketing at evolutionQ
Paul Harapiak joins Polestar DFN as Chief Technology Officer
Zoltan Szabadi is now VP Partnerships at MappedIn
Jeff Cann is now VP Customer Success at Wrk
John Connell joins MarketBox as Head of Sales
Brooks Hensle joins Modern Campus as Director of Professional Services
Rami Michael is now Chief Executive Officer at CareHawk Life Safety Communications
Alex Zadniprianyj joins AptPay Inc. as Senior Vice President Product
Rodney Gill is now VP of Partner Success at KX
WHAT WE ARE WORKING ON
Head, Technical Innovation- Insurance- Hybrid, KW, GTA & Surrounding Areas-
VP Engineering- Social/Community - Canada
VP Operations- Startup Hub- Hybrid, KW & Surrounding Areas
VP Sales- Enterprise Cybersecurity- Remote, Canada/US
VP Marketing- HealthTech- Canada
Engineering Lead- B2C/B2B2C Community- Ontario
VP People & Culture- B2B/SaaS- GTA
VP Sales- Engineering & EdTech- Remote (Canada)
Chief Product Officer- MarTech- Remote, US)- Email to learn more
VP Marketing-B2SMB SaaS- Remote, Canada/US- Email to learn more
CFO- Hardware- Canada- Email to learn more
VP Growth Marketing- Email to learn more
VP Engineering- Robotics- KW- Email to learn more
We are thrilled to welcome our newest little goddess, Brynne to the Artemis team. Huge congratulations to her hero of a mom, Erin Schnore!
ONE YEAR EDITION- SPEED ROUND Q&A
How much should you be earning? How much should you be paying? This month we have gathered data from Product Management leaders across Canada and the US. Dive into real salary, bonus and equity details
THE BRIDGE PROJECT
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ALL THE NEWS & STUFF YOU SHOULD KNOW
Canadian tech companies continue to hire despite turn down with over 300 companies saying they are still hiring within Canada
Phoenix Fire adds more capital to back women entrepreneurs, making first investment in VoxCell
CVCA report shows market normalizes to pre-pandemic levels with CAD6.2B invested during first half of 2022
With record investment pouring into a growing number of startups, the Waterloo region is on an upward trajectory. Will the increased competition for skilled workers slow it down?
Jay Baruchel and Glenn Howerton are set to star as Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie, respectively, in BlackBerry, which chronicles the rise and fall of the titular smartphone from Waterloo's Research in Motion Read more
Canadian tech funding powered by briefed.in
Velocia - Toronto | TransportationTech | $2.5M Lil Durk - Toronto | Media | $20.0M Properly - Toronto | PropertyTech | $36.0M Overbond AI - Toronto | FinTech | - Muse - Toronto | Consumer | $12.1M Qui Identity Inc. - Toronto | CyberSecurity | $6.5M Canvass Analytics - Toronto | Analytics | $4.2M Lucid - Toronto | WellnessTech | $3.1M WellnessLiving - Toronto | CRM | $66.0M Metafold 3D - Toronto | 3D Printing | $500K Myplanet - Toronto | Platform | $11.0M VendorPM - Toronto | PropertyTech | $20.0M Jombone - Toronto | SaaS | $3.3M
Are you building a global business, raising a round in the US, or looking to expand your network?
Our partners at the Canadian Women's Network (CWN) and Connection Silicon Valley are selecting 40 women founders to join them in Silicon Valley this December!
Pathway to Silicon Valley will provide attendees access to investors, customers, influencers, mentors, board members, advisors, successful founders and operators. If you could use some help building strategic connections in the San Francisco Bay Area, this is the place to be. Check it out!
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