Company of the Year: Startup

About this Award

This award acknowledges an early-stage technology company that has brought something novel and impactful to the market, that is generating revenue, attracting team members and creating significant buzz in BC’s tech ecosystem.

10 finalists for Startup of the Year will be announced along with the other finalists on 16 June 2022.

Those 10 finalists will be narrowed down to a top 3 shortlist at a pitch night with a panel of judges on 22 Sept 2022 at a live community event that celebrates the 2022 theme of ‘Ambition’

The Company of the Year: Startup award winner will be announced at the TIA gala and will receive a cheque for $10,000 from BC Tech to accelerate their growth.

Who Should Apply?

Nominees in this category must be:

  • Revenue positive
  • Employees of 1 to 10
  • Selling a technology-related product, service, solution, system or platform
  • BC-based

Evaluation Criteria – please complete the following:

Company Description (100 words)*

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3. Tell us in your own words - why you are clearly BC Tech startup of the year - 500 words max - 30%*

  • What was the inspiration for creating your startup?
  • Tell us more about your company’s business, your product, strategy and impact.
  • What are the wider and future implications of your startup success?
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Applications are now open until 11:59pm PT on May 20th, 2022.

Award Sponsored by:

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