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The Artemis Update - April 2021

Updated: Sep 20, 2022

All The Moves

  • Andrea Kerswill joins Farm Mutual Re as Innovation Lead

  • Jeremy Oudit joins Points as Director, Product Design

  • Selin Jessani, Director of Professional Services join the leadership team at FigBytes.

  • Alicia Bedard joins Procurify as their VP Marketing

  • Kader Khan joins SVP, Head of Connectivity and Industry 4.0 Practice at Wavelabs Technologies

  • Phil Obendorf joins Chief Operating Officer at PowerHub

  • Michael Rabern joins PocketHealth as VP of Sales

  • Marc Gallant joins Canvass AI at VP Partnerships

  • Dana Fox, previously the VP Global Enterprise Sales at Athena Software, is now Head of Sales- Mid-Market, NA at PatSnap

  • Aaron Cheng, previously VP Products at KOHO, joins Felix Health as their Chief Product Officer

  • Samir Zabaneh joins Touchbistro as CEO

  • Ann Tebo joins Ampli as Chief Product Officer

  • Mark Stevenson joins EventMobi as Chief Financial Officer

  • Lino Gentile joins Visier Inc as their VP, Solution Management

  • Luke Sheehan to join Willful as VP Marketing

  • Lauren Taylor to join as Head of Customer Experience at Juniper Creates

  • Rod Foster joins FormHero as VP Sales

  • Evan Fein joins TextNow as their CFO

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All The News

Rapid antigen screening is being made available to small and medium-sized businesses in Waterloo Region, Ontario, under a pilot program.

Toronto-based FinTech company LendCare is set to be acquired by financial services company goeasy for $320 million.

IKEA Canada partners with Second Closet and Lion Electric for last-mile delivery in Greater Montreal, Toronto, and Vancouver markets.

San Francisco firm buys out early backers in a transaction that valued Waterloo’s Axonify at around US$350-million.

Eleven years after the Toronto incubator was founded, alumni and current portfolio companies of Ryerson University-based nonprofit DMZ have raised a total of $1 billion CAD in funding.

Continuing its cybersecurity acquisition spree, private equity firm Thoma Bravo on Monday agreed to buy Proofpoint stock in an all-cash $12.3 billion deal.

Burnaby, B.C.-based legal software company joins a parade of Canadian unicorns in raising US$110-million in equity. The financing values Clio at US$1.6-billion.

Netflix chooses Toronto for its Canadian corporate headquarters.

Funding News:

  • FigBytes - Series A

  • ClearCo (formerly Clearbanc) - 350M

  • Vena Solutions - 300M

  • Swyft - 17.5M

  • Loopio - 200M

  • ContentFly - 11.2M

  • Plooto - 8M

  • NERv Technology - 3.32M

  • Heirlume - 1.7M

  • Lumeto - 3M

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