May 2020- In Review
Updated: Sep 20, 2022
All The Moves
Ruth Birman- is now Head of Product at Nest Wealth
Daniel Habashi is the new General Manager Tik Tok Canada
Jon French, former Senior Director of Global Recruitment, Community & Alumni at NEXT Canada is now the Director for University of Toronto Entrepreneurship
Nudge.AI Co-Founder/CTO, Steven Woods, joins Benevity as Chief Technology Officer
Element AI appointed its first Chief Revenue Officer, Stephan Rioux and Chief Revenue Officer, Roger Blanchette
Jane Van Sickle joins Trulioo as Vice President, Sales
Tim Moulton is now Chief Commercial Officer at Brim Financial
Craig Haney is now the Director Of Business Development at ApplyBoard
Paul Crowe has joined Drop as their Chief Revenue Officer
Martin Cieszewski is the new Head of Marketing at Zensurance
Danielle Brewin Graham is now the Founder and Principal at Sandpiper Ventures
What We're Working On:
Head of Marketing- KW- B2B, SaaS
Product Manager (Satellite Focus) - KW (or Remote) - Data & Analytics
VP Marketing- Toronto - Fintech SaaS
Engineering Lead - Toronto/ eCommerce
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"How Remote Work Will Change Recruitment and People Management "
All The News
Several Canadian tech companies have made moves that could mark permanent changes to their workplaces. Both Shopify, Fiix, and Drift have announced that they will move to ‘Digital First’ workplaces, while other companies such as Uncharted are experimenting with 4 day work weeks.
Top Hat to Acquire Nelson’s Canadian Domestic Higher Education Textbook Business.
Shopify Co-Founder, Scott Lake backs RiSC Capital to launch a new early-staged fund focused on deep tech.
KW’s Applyboard raised $ 100 million and claims 2 billion unicorn valuation.
Apple buys Waterloo startup, Inductiv Inc. to help its AI efforts.
Well Health Partner, invested $250,000 in Toronto based Phelix.AI.
KW’s Medical Innovation Xchange (MIX) partners with the Government of Ontario to offer free advisory services to companies retooling their manufacturing for COVID-19.
DarwinAI partners with global aerospace company Lockheed Martin to improve their understanding of AI solutions.
The DMZ has partnered with the Town of Innisfil, Ontario to help scale tech startups and increase government procurement in the region through virtual programming and resources.
Cinchy - 10M
Fresh Prep - 7M
Ziva Dynamics - 9.8M
Bliinx - 1M
Potential Motors - 2.5M
Symend - 73M
Tehama - 14M
Boosted.ai - 11.2M
SAM - 3.6M
Doorr - 1.75M
Women Entrepreneurship Strategy Ecosystem Fund - 15M
Ripple Ventures -14M
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