CIX names the top 20 hottest innovative Canadian companies for 2014

The Canadian Innovation Exchange (CIX), a yearly event seeking to bring together key leaders in the innovation economy to learn from one another, explore new relationships and accelerate the development of the ground-breaking technologies, has announced its “Top 20″ Hottest Innovative Companies.

12 of the companies are from Ontario, while the other are spread across Canada. In addition, OMERS, JOLT, MaRS and BDC were represented by several companies. Below is the complete list:

– Askuity
– Bridgit
– ChargeSpot Wireless .
– Cirius Messaging
– Figure 1
– Flixel Photos
– FusionPipe Software
– Gallop Labs
– GridCure
– GuestDriven
– InteraXon
– MightyCast
– mnubo
– PostBeyond
– RosterBot
– Sightline Innovation
– Vantage Analytics
– ViewsIQ
– VitalSines
– Wealthsimple

“The Wealthsimple team is the driving force of our innovation,” said Michael Katchen. “We have brought together some of the top technology minds and paired them with financial industry heavy weights to deliver an outstanding service that is helping to transform the investment landscape in this country. It is exciting and humbling to be recognized by the Canadian Innovation Exchange and be amongst this elite group of companies. I can’t wait to see what we all accomplish.”

“To be named as one of Canada’s top innovators demonstrates that Vantage Analytics is in a solid period of growth based on its innovative product offering and dynamic team,” says Aran Hamilton, president of Vantage Analytics. “It means so much for us to be amongst these other leading Canadian technology companies who are all helping the startup ecosystem and the Canadian economy grow,” Hamilton says.

Ian Hardy

Ian Hardy

Ian is the Director of Partnerships for BetaKit. He's been quietly creating and building things for years and is completely addicted to Tim Hortons.