Venture Directory

AXIS LABS

AXIS creates devices to motorize existing installed window shades and automate them to improve comfort and energy efficiency. Once installed, users can control and schedule their shades via a mobile app, on-the-device, or integrate with leading home and building automation platforms.

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Trung Pham

Able Innovations Inc.

At Able Innovations our automated patient transfer technology makes transfers effortless, safe and dignified. Today, we are developing technology to conduct transfers in hospitals, tomorrow our technology will assist in helping individuals age at home.

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Jayiesh Singh

Aya Payments Inc.

Aya builds incredible financial products with a focus on healthcare and employee benefits.

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Chanddeep Madaan

CapIntel

CapIntel is an investment sales platform used by hundreds of financial advisors and asset management sales teams. CapIntel’s platform combines investment analytics with online collaboration tools to make it easier for asset managers to work with advisors, and advisors to work with retail clients.

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James Rockwood

Chinova Bioworks

Chinova Bioworks has developed a natural preservative extracted from white button mushrooms for use in food and beverage products.

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Natasha Dhayagude

CybernetIQ

Cybersecurity visualization and engagement platform. Enabling customers to understand and interact with their cybersecurity investments

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Joseph Cummins

EarthSuds

We offer single-use dissolvable tablets of shampoo, conditioner, and body wash to replace the millions of plastic toiletry bottles sent to landfills every year. Beyond environmental benefits, our tablets are convenient to take with you on-the-go and they're made from top quality ingredients that moisturize your hair and skin.

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Marissa Vettoretti
Daniel Moll

EarthSuds

Solid, single-use tablets of shampoo, conditioner and body wash that dissolve when crushing and adding water. EarthSuds are 100% free of plastic packaging and we employ individuals with developmental disabilities in our production process.

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Founders:

Marissa Vettoretti
Daniel Moll

Encircled

Many women are frustrated by having to sacrifice what they really want when shopping for clothes — whether that’s swapping style for comfort or sustainability for convenience. Encircled is a direct-to-consumer brand that gives customers a wardrobe that does it all. You’ll feel confident in clothing that is stylish, sustainable, comfortable and ethical — you won’t have to sacrifice anymore. Proudly a certified B Corporation and 100% Made in Canada.

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Kristi Soomer

Epilog

Epilog builds digital products to simplify the death of loved ones through online funeral planning and estate management. Their products include a marketplace for families to purchase everything they need to plan a funeral and close accounts.

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Effie Anolik

Furnishr

Furnishr is a turn-key home furnishing platform that manages the entire end to end process for you. We design, source, deliver and setup your home within a day.

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Michael Van

HUEX: The Human Experience Company

At HUEX we are building AiDA, the Automated Intelligent Digital Assistant. AiDA is a voice enabled digital assistant that helps businesses handle customer conversations in live industry environments to assist in tasks such as order taking, inquiries or requests all in a human-like manner to create an unparalleled guest experience.

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Anik Seth

Homewise

Homewise automates the mortgage process online, enabling clients to apply in minutes to get the best mortgage from over 30 banks and lenders. Homewise’s data intelligence technologies power a tailored experience that is a faster, easier and more transparent process to help Canadians save time and money when securing their home financing.

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Jesse Abrams

Hyon Software Inc

There are two types of people in this world - You'll either do the work to sell your used items OR you can't be bothered. Hyon is connecting these two groups.

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Kristy Ehman

Kabo Fresh Dog Food

Kabo delivers human-grade, gently cooked fresh dog food right to your doorstep every month.

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Vino Jeyapalan

Manzil

What Manzil offers are fully compliant financial products including mortgages and investment opportunities that are locally structured and available to Muslim Canadian’s who are looking to build wealth and assets. At a time when financial health is at the forefront of Canadian’s minds, the Manzil team is ensuring that financial advice and opportunity is ethically available for all.

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Founders:

Mohamad Sawwaf

MetaVRse

MetaVRse is a universal development engine that allows creators to quickly build and deploy interactive 3D & XR experiences on the web.

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Alan Smithson

NXT Farm

NXT Farm provides industry-first algorithms for processing satellite imagery which help a farmer optimize their inputs and maximize their yields.

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Pavel Bordioug

Qoherent

Qoherent is a software company that will change how new wireless technologies are made. We are building a platform for communications engineers to rapidly design, prototype, and deploy solutions for RF communications problems with the power of machine learning and quantum computing.

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Ashkan Beigi

Ribbit

Ribbit is building software to replace commercial pilots and creating the world's first pilot less airline.

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Founders:

Carl Pigeon

Sensoreal

At Sensoreal, we have developed a microfluidic device that was successfully commissioned at the International Space Station. We made Canada the first country to do rapid POC blood tests in space, and now, we are building the next generation diagnostics here on earth!

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Founders:

Pooya Saberi
Roozbeh Safavieh

SingleKey

SingleKey takes the stress out of renting. We offer a Rent Guarantee program to secure rental income, even when tenants are unable to pay; and a Tenant Credit & Background Check to help landlords find the right tenant.

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Viler Lika

Steadiwear inc.

Steadiwear has developed the world's first smart glove to stabilize tremors in Essential tremor and Parkinson's disease.

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Mark Elias

TakuLabs Ltd.

We move retail chain stores to the cloud. TAKU is the only retail platform that allows multi-location merchants to sell offline and online seamlessly with a single view of data across their entire business.

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Founders:

Karen Wong

alder

alder apparel is an e-commerce, direct to consumer line of outdoor apparel designed for women. alder’s core differentiators are inclusive sizing (XS - 4X, double the size range of typical outdoor and athletic apparel brands) and female focused design, sustainable and ethical production and a playful brand that starkly contrasts the performance-driven, hard-core athletic brands that currently dominate the outdoor space.

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Founders:

Mikayla Wujec

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