Every newcomers’ journey is unique, yet it all begins with the same step: leaving a home country to settle elsewhere. For those who choose Canada as their new home, Arrive makes it easier for newcomers to access the information and assistance they need to make a smoother transition.
Recent COVID-19 developments have had a significant impact on the small business community, the backbone of the Canadian economy. The team at Ownr has introduced Ownr Grants, a $25,000 fund to help support Canadian entrepreneurs with their business pursuits.
Transit app Rocketman is making it easier to support or get help from the Daily Bread Food Bank amid a marked increase in food insecurity during the COVID-19 pandemic.
People wanting to take on a renovation project don’t always know where to turn. Contractors can have a hard time finding clients. Smart Reno, a leader in Canada’s home renovation market, is there to simplify both groups’ lives. The platform connects consumers with qualified renovation professionals and helps contractors build their business by referring new clients to them. Andrei Uglar talks about his journey in launching Smart Reno.
RBC Ventures has acquired Dr. Bill, a premium billing solution that simplifies and streamlines the billing and payment process for Canada’s medical community.