By: Jacob Parry, BC Business, Sept 6, 2013
The BCIC announces its top 10 finalist technology startups in the running for a $306,000 prize
The B.C. Innovation Council (BCIC) announced Thursday the finalists in its New Ventures Competition, to be held Sept. 12. The 10 qualifying technology companies, in fields from biotech to digital media, are all eligible for the $306,000 cash prize.
The pool of finalists, selected after three jury rounds and consultations with business mentors, are among the 147 companies that started out in the competition.
The top startup will be chosen by a secret panel next Thursday. The top 10 finalists, in alphabetical order, include: