Congrats to Allen Lau & the entire team at Wattpad! TechCrunch: Wattpad raises USD $51M at a $398M valuation. The WP community grew over 40% in 2017, and now has 65 million users globally with story uploads now at 400 million.
RT @LubaK: What's ahead for startups & VCs in Canada? Bad press for cryptocurrencies. Big Tech disruption. More tech/non-tech acquisitions.â¦
RT @WaveHQ: We're finalists for the Canadian Innovation Awards! With your vote, we can turn that into ððWinnersðð! Voting happens here httpâ¦
WE ARE GROWING THE OV FAM! Looking for Director & Director of Growth/Marketing. Find more info on the OMERS career portal (search: Ventures): ow.ly/E1ZJ30bK6Hs. We can't wait to meet you!
We are thrilled to announce the close of Fund III, and welcome co-investors BMO Financial Group, CIBC, National Bank of Canada, Sun Life Financial, TD Securities, and The Wafra Group. OMERS Ventures now has a total of $800 million of assets under management.
RT @briankobus: BMW has 40 of these sensor-laden 7-Series driving all over the world to collect data and refine their self-driving navigatiâ¦
RT @briankobus: Cool immersive demo by Intel/MobileEye which letâs you âsee what the vehicle is seeingâ. In describing self-driving tech,â¦
RT @briankobus: Lots of personal mobility products at CES (bike, scooters). Much like the smartphone wars made components cheap and fueledâ¦
OMERS Ventures portfolio companies have raised over $1.4B and have created more than 5,000 jobs! #FutureofCanada #CADTech #GoingForGold