View article “It was really important for us to partner with a debt provider that understood our vision and we’re excited about the massive opportunity for new and innovative solutions in the construction industry,” said Mallorie Brodie, CEO at Bridgit. “Post-closing, Amy [Olah, of CIBC] and her team have continued to support us with their
View article In March, Ontario, Canada-based construction management software firm Bridgit completed a $7.75 million Series A round of funding led by BDC Capital’s Women in Technology Fund with participation from MaRS Investment Accelerator Fund, Innovation Grade Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, Sands Capital Ventures, StandUp Ventures, and Vanedge Capital. The women-owned company also received $750,000 in government funding
View article “Some notable tech founders and startups have been featured as winners this yr, together with Toronto-based construction software firm Bridgit, which raised a $6.2 million Collection Around this yr, earlier than receiving a $750,000 funding from the federal authorities. Bridgit co-founders Mallorie Brodie and Lauren Lake jointly won the Startup Canada’s Women Entrepreneurship
This past week, some of the Bridgit team attended the ENR FutureTech conference in San Francisco, California. It is one of the biggest expos of construction tech, and the ENR 400 list is basically like Forbes for the construction industry – it’s the place to be, especially with a new product on our hands.
View article In 2012, Mallorie Brodie co-founded Bridgit, a cloud-based platform that helps construction teams communicate, coordinate, and build better. The mission: Upgrade the construction industry. The first product, Bridgit Field, centres around punch list, inspections, and quality. The newest product, Bridgit Bench, is a tool for the resource planning and management in the construction
View article “We found that our families had both come from the construction industry,” explained Brodie. “So, that was the starting point for us.”
View article “Achieving a strong product-market fit with our initial offering was imperative before broadening our product offering.”
ENR FutureTech is the construction industry’s leading technology forum for business and IT leaders. If you’re going to be in San Francisco, we have some suggestions for optimizing your down time.
View article “The money for us will really help us to scale up the company at a faster pace than we would otherwise,” Bridgit co-founder Lauren Lake said.
View article “It’s really exciting for us to be at the cusp of two of these industries that are really growing here in Canada, construction and technology … and bring them closer together,” said Bridgit Inc. co-founder Lauren Lake, 27.