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Toronto Ada Support, chat automation software firm, raises $2.5m

Ada raised $2.5m from Bessemer Venture Partners with participation from Version One Ventures. Ada Support is based in Toronto with about 10 employees. Ada is a customer support automation software that enables companies to easily leverage machine learning to provide instant answers to their questions in chat. They make automating and scaling customer support simple. With chatbots … Continue reading Toronto Ada Support, chat automation software firm, raises $2.5m

Toronto Travel Website SnapTravel Raises $10M Series A

SnapTravel announced today an $8M USD Series A round led by iNovia Capital. SnapTravel allows users to find and book the perfect hotel room over SMS and Facebook Messenger. Financing was provided by iNovia Capital as well as Lightbank, Bee Partners, and Hedgewood. What is Snap Travel? SnapTravel gives you access to great hotel deals over … Continue reading Toronto Travel Website SnapTravel Raises $10M Series A

Toronto Financial Tech Borrowell Secures $12m in Funding

Borrowell raised $12m Canadian in funding , this is on top of $4.2m they have already received. Financing was provided by Portag3 Ventures LP, Equitable Bank and White Star Capital, with participation by FirstOntario Credit Union among others. Borrowell is a Canadian fintech lender that offers fast, fair, and friendly personal loans, and credit scores … Continue reading Toronto Financial Tech Borrowell Secures $12m in Funding

Pythian, Ottawa based company, received $15m in funding

Pythian has received funding to further geographic expansion into Europe as well as to repurchase shares from some long-term shareholders. Pythian is a global IT services company, based mainly in Ottawa, that specializes in designing, implementing, and managing systems that directly contribute to revenue and business success. You can see their new offices in the video … Continue reading Pythian, Ottawa based company, received $15m in funding

Toronto startup Platterz, catering firm, secures $6.7m financing

Platterz, Toronto company, that makes it incredibly easy for companies to order shareable food from hundreds of top local restaurants and caterers, has received $6.7m in financing. This funding was provided by AltaIR Capital, Globalive Capital, Kevin Kimsa, Dennis Bennie, Ran Makavy and Oren Zeev. The company right now is based in Toronto, Ontario and employs … Continue reading Toronto startup Platterz, catering firm, secures $6.7m financing