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Top Stories of the Week
The report found that Canadian venture capital invested in H1 2019 was equal to 60 percent of full-year 2018.
“The decision to close North America was made based on two extremely complicated realities.”
BetaKit spoke with Gordon about why she joined the accelerator, what she plans to do in the role, and her view on the region’s tech ecosystem.
Vidyard receives $15M credit financing (Read here)
General Fusion raises $85M Series E (Read here)
Morphio raises $1M (Read here)
Rally receives $750,000 (Read here)
BreatheSuite closes $550,000 round (Read here)
mCloud acquires Construction System Associates (Read here)
Codota acquires TabNine (Read here)
Rewardful acquires SalesCamp (Read here)
Alyssa Atkins, founder & CEO of Lilia, shares the most common way a startup can die in this #BetaKit1on1.
CSR, once reserved for established companies, is becoming more important at an earlier stage.
Talent, delays, product-market fit – out of all these lurking threats, the one that founders have the most control over is company valuation.
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