HIGHLINE November 2015 Update

NEWS, PRESS & UPCOMING EVENTS

by HIGHLINE 9 months ago

This month, we’re thrilled to celebrate significant recognition for our portfolio companies and initiatives we are driving across Canada. The Canadian Innovation Exchange announced their Top 20, where two HIGHLINE 2015 portfolio companies Control and Silkstart were selected to present at the November 17th marque industry event. (Read more)

On October 29th, Startup Open House expanded nationally, where HIGHLINE​ team members Alex Lynn (Toronto) and Lauren Robinson (Vancouver) were key members of the organizing team that set a new record with over 7,000 participants and 350 host companies.

PORTFOLIO IN THE MEDIA

Our startups continue to attract media attention highlighting their growth.

  • Meta (formerly Sciencescape) Launches Universal Machine Intelligence Platform [Press Release]
  • Andela: Meet the most ambitious young founders in New York who are building the next giant companies [Business Insider]
  • Foodee Gobbling Up US Markets with US Expansion [BetaKit]
  • Control Mobile Founder Acquires Her Much-Bigger Competitor [Inc]
  • Pressboard selected top 12 finalist for Ad:Tech New York N3 Competition [AdTech]
  • Lighthouse Labs to Help Venture For Canada Grads Get Code-Savvy [BetaKit]
  • FameBit Expands Influencer Marketplace Platform, Moves Into Vine, Instagram, Twitter [Tubefilter]
  • Cognilab: 10 Startups chosen for Rockstart Digital Health [Startup Delta]
  • PrintToPeer Launches from TechStars London 2015
  • Picatic: The Next Industry Ripe for Disruption: Event Ticketing [Inc]

 

RECENT COMMUNITY INITIATIVES & ECOSYSTEM DEVELOPMENT

We’re proud to co-create and/or support these initiatives in a meaningful way. 

For more on what we’ve been up to, please check out our August 2015, September 2015 & October 2015 updates.

Hope to see you in Atlantic Canada, Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal in the upcoming weeks.

-The HIGHLINE Team