Business in Vancouver’s annual inventory of the fastest growing companies in British Columbia provides a detailed cross-section snapshot of the sectors in the province that are generating the most entreprenuerial momentum based on annual revenue over the past 5 years.
All eyes were on Hootsuite Inc. earlier this year when the social media management company confirmed it was laying off an undisclosed number workers. But the apparent blow to the local tech ecosystem appears to be softened with growth initiatives emerging from lower-profile tech firms.
The Canada alternative finance market experienced considerable growth in 2017—the latest period for which data is available. Market volume reached $867.6 million, up 159 percent from $334.5 million in 2016.
The Canadian Lenders Association (CLA), is pleased to announce that effective December 14, 2018, Ali Pourdad, Co-Founder and CEO of Progressa, was appointed to its Advocacy and Regulatory Committee as Co-Chair.