Construction Management

Growing Bridgit team prompts new, larger office

The Bridgit team headed into the 2018 holiday season with a new office space. We’re now just steps away from all of the Downtown Kitchener hot spots, coffee shops, the Via Rail transit hub and two ION LRT stops. We look forward to this new chapter in Bridgit’s story, and continuing to learn and grow in this space.

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Bridgit’s take: Female executives are still scarce in corporate Canada

View article Women in the construction industry, especially at the leadership level, are far outnumbered by their male counterparts. Bridgit has been changing the face of the industry since day 1 – not only with leadership, but with the solutions offered for punch list, inspections, quality, and resource management.

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Polishing our brand: Review of Waterloo Region’s governance is an opportunity to strengthen our community’s identity

View article “We moved to Waterloo Region in 2013 to start building our company, which makes software that streamlines construction projects. Our decision was deliberate. We understood the advantages that being in this community offered to an emerging technology company, and the success we’ve had since has much to do with its value proposition. We

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Construction software company Bridgit raises $6.2 million CAD Series A

View article Bridgit has raised $6.2 million CAD in a Series A round initiated by the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) Capital Women in Technology Venture Fund by promoting their project management platform for construction businesses. “Investors were excited about how complimentary that [product] was to our existing offering and just the customer interest

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Ontario construction software firm Bridgit raises $6.2-million

View article “Hearing people’s pain points, getting them to prioritize for us what they want first – that’s how we narrowed what we ended up building for our first product,” Ms. Lake says. “We continued that for six months before ever actually writing any code. … That’s just led to us being able to find

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23 Canadian women currently making big moves in the tech scene

View article Women in Canadian tech jobs that have at least a Bachelor’s degree are earning about $20K less annually than their male counterparts. As women, we have to do our part to foster Canadian tech talent. Bridgit is founded by two females and operates in a predominantly male industry – the construction industry. The

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2019: Waterloo region tech leaders predict change on new year horizon

View article “In 2019, we’ll see an increase in innovation in Waterloo region and across the country. As more tech giants open offices in our region, we predict that more entrepreneurs than ever will tap into their own creativity and ingenuity; they’ll be inspired to invent, test, and bring products to market that will disrupt

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How the 30 Under 30 set better business resolutions

View article “If you’re a young founder who’s starting a company today or are going into 2019 with big goals, [our] advice is don’t leave for tomorrow what can be done today. This has been so important to our success at Bridgit, that it’s made its way into our core values. Things move so quickly

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