Female Founders

Bridgit raises $1.5 million from CIBC Innovation Banking

The Bridgit perspective: “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

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Construction tech startups, like Bridgit, fuelled by recent investments

The Bridgit Perspective: 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

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Bridgit wins at Startup Canada Awards 2019

The Bridgit Perspective: “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

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Bridgit continues to deliver project management and construction workforce management solutions

The Bridgit perspective: “We found that our families had both come from the construction industry,” explained Brodie. “So, that was the starting point for us.” View article

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

The Bridgit perspective: “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. View article

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

The Bridgit perspective: 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. View article

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

The Bridgit perspective: “…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.” View article

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