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Wave Makes A Play To Overthrow ESPN And Bleacher Report As Sports Leader Of The Social Age

by Julian Mitchell

Forbes | August 6, 2018

Standing firmly as the fourth largest sports media publisher across social platforms, Wave currently owns and operates a growing portfolio of more than 100 channels…

Toronto startup selling tattoos without the regret inks US$10-million financing round

by James McLeod

Financial Times | July 17, 2018

Inkbox’s temporary tattoos can be applied at home and last for eight to 18 days before fading away.

Order-ahead app Ritual picks up $70M to rethink the social office lunch break

by Matthew Lynley

Tech Crunch | June 6, 2018

Ray Reddy says he wants to figure out what the next generation of a food court looks like.

Xanadu secures $9M seed financing led by OMERS Ventures

by Ted Liu

Private Capital Journal | May 8, 2018

Xanadu has closed a $9 million seed round of financing led by OMERS Ventures with participation from Golden Ventures and Real Ventures.

Announcing Golden Ventures III

by Golden Ventures

Medium | May 2, 2018

Today, we are thrilled to announce the closing of our third fund. With aggregate commitments of CAD$72M (approximately US$57.5M)…

Alphabet’s AI venture capital firm makes first investment in Canada with BenchSci

by Josh O’Kane

The Globe and Mail | May 2, 2018

Alphabet Inc.’s nascent artificial-intelligence venture fund has picked its first Canadian investment: BenchSci, a Toronto biomedical startup that uses machine learning to scan…

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Our Latest Investment: Brightwheel

Golden Ventures | June 17, 2017

New Beginnings

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Golden Venture Partners II: Bigger and Stronger

Golden Ventures | Nov 19, 2014

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New York Times | March 24, 2014

The people behind Canada's most promising tech start-ups

The Globe and Mail | March 29, 2012

Reasons for optimism on the VC front

The Globe and Mail | Oct 11, 2011

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American Innovation | Feb 19, 2018

Jump to the front of the line with this app

The Globe and Mail | Dec 16, 2015

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Our Latest Investment: Brightwheel

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