Female Founders

Bridgit raises $1.5 million from CIBC Innovation Banking

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

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Construction tech startups, like Bridgit, fuelled by recent investments

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

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Women-led tech company Bridgit gets $750K investment from feds

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.

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Female-led Kitchener tech company receives $750,000 from federal government

View article Bridgit is a Kitchener-based, female-led company, which develops mobile applications for the construction industry. Their two solutions focus on punch lists and inspections, as well as resource management.

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Five Canadian cities with highest volume of investment dollars and deals in 2018

View article “…attention should be paid to Toronto’s growing proptech sector, where construction project management software company Bridgit raised $7.75 million CAD in March, and real estate tech platform Nobul raising a private placement funding round in August.”

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BDC Capital’s Women in technology venture fund invests in 25 companies – Latest investments include Sampler and Bridgit

View article “Having BDC Capital’s Women in Technology Venture Fund (WIT) as a lead investor was a key ingredient in attracting a top tier investor syndicate for our Series A. Their early interest helped the round come together quickly which enabled Bridgit to begin executing on our 2019 plan with the capital required to make

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