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Beatdapp Nominated for New Ventrue BC People’s Choice Award

August 26, 2019

Beatdapp is our choice for the New Ventures BC People’s Choice Award. Support the Beatdapp team. VOTE HERE Beatdapp provides a real-time audited play count for song usage across streaming platforms, which makes it easier to collect royalties.

Homegrown Start-up Razerlift Hitting Global Markets

August 21, 2019

In 2008, Alberta engineer and entrepreneur Paul Buller had a toddler son and a wife with some serious health challenges that limited her ability to lift heavy objects. More than 10 years later, Buller and his team are rolling out RazerLift – an automated cargo management system – to North American markets. “We learned if …

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HGTV Star Scott McGillivray signs Long-Term Exclusive Endorsement with

August 15, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Calgary, AB (August 15, 2018) – ApartmentLove Inc., the favorite home and apartment rental website of landlords and tenants across Canada and the United States, is thrilled to announce that it and Scott McGillivray – host of many home renovation and apartment rental shows, have signed a long-term and exclusive endorsement agreement. …

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G2V Optics: committed to ending famine

August 14, 2019

By 2050, humanity needs a 67 per cent increase in food production. With decreasing fertile land and limited water, current agriculture methods are unable to keep up. G2V Optics is preparing for the future. They developed a technology that brings the sun inside perfectly replacing sunlight from anywhere in the world. Being a part of …

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Beatdapp Advances in #nvbc2019

August 9, 2019

The judges’ scores are in! Beatdapp is moving on to the next round! Congratulations to all the companies selected to move forward in the competition. In addition, New Ventures BC did a profile story on Beatdapp as part of their Top 25 series. READ THE STORY HERE Meet The Advancing Companies

Zept Makes Finding the Right School as Easy Tinder

August 9, 2019

What school is right for you. It is easy, just enter your grades and what you want to study. Zept will do the rest. Zept will recommend the schools that best fit your goals and ability. An Avenue Magazine & Innovate Edmonton Feature: The challenge for international students is that there are lot of schools …

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Zept Partners With Flywire

July 23, 2019

Zept announces partnership with Flywire. Flywire makes international payments easier and more convenient for international students. They offer students easy, trackable cross border payments with competitive exchange rates to schools they plan to attend. You will be able to pay fees through Flywire directly from the Zept app. MORE ABOUT ZEPT

Beatdapp Named to 500 Startups

July 22, 2019

Valhalla Angels congratulates, Beatdapp, for being named one of the 500 Startups for Batch 25. Beatdapp helps music labels track songs played. In addition, they help detect usage and protect artist IP.  As a result, music labels collect more royalties. So join us in congratulating the team at Beatdapp  Meet 500 Startups 25th Batch of …

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Razorlift Open For Business

June 28, 2019

Razorlift is thrilled to report that we reached a major milestone; our first production units have shipped to our first customer! They were loaded into the back of the truck this week and they are headed to Boston. READ MORE

Hoot Reading: Turning The Page On Youth Literacy

June 28, 2019

There’s lots of talk of the potential damage too much screen time can have on children, but Carly Shuler has figured out a way to use that screen time to encourage reluctant young readers to read more. READ MORE