Propel ICT Announces Fall 2016 Demo Day Lineup

Moncton, NB - With only a week to go before Demo Day, Propel ICT along with its community partners Planet Hatch, Venn, Volta, Startup Zone and Common Ground are delighted to announce the companies that have earned a spot to pitch in Halifax, NS on November 29th, 2016.  Sorted by alphabetical order the companies who will be pitching are:

Launch Program:

Ad Blocking Aware (http://adblockingaware.com/), Charlottetown, PEI - Ad Blocking Aware helps websites regain revenue and analytics lost by the use of ad-blockers. We do this by detecting ad block usage and allowing websites to engage with ad block users through the use of our appeal platform.

eChart Health Care (echarthealthcare.com), Moncton, NB - eChart Health Care joins families and care facilities together in real-time regardless of location.  

GreyLitMatters (GreyLitMatters.ca), Halifax, NS - GreyLitMatters offers unlimited and instant global publication opportunities without format or content restrictions and provides “true-peer” review analytics telling the authors who read their work and what they thought of it. For industry, GreyLitMatters saves time and money by providing a one stop grey literature search for prior art and research.

Metricsflow (metricsflow.com), St. John's, NL - Metrics Flow makes it easy to measure content marketing effectiveness, personalize and use content to drive revenue.

Mink Manager (minkmanager.com), St. John's, NL - Mink Manager is a highly advanced fur farm management system that allows the farmer to increase their revenue by making better breeding programs and improving their overall workflow.

Orchard (useorchard.com), Halifax, NS - Orchard enables supermarkets to use dynamic content marketing to increase unplanned purchases and average basket size ($) in their stores. With data from Orchard, supermarkets can better engage and up-sell shoppers in real-time through personalized content at the closest digital sign.

rayZen (startrayzen.com), Fredericton, NB - rayZen is an online fundraising community that connects donors to nonprofits through fun and exciting games.

Build Program:

GoBumpFree (gobumpfree.com), Halifax, NS -  GoBumpFree is made exclusively for airline employees and their buddies! Their exclusive club lets airline employees book last minute hotel rooms without the risk of cancellation fees.

Ironflow (ironflow.com), Dieppe, NB -  PurelyHR provides companies the freedom to create a tailored solution to satisfy their specific HR needs and provide an effective solution they can trust.

one simpler (onesimpler.com), Fredericton, NB  -  The one simpler solution to automating production equipment, studios, and more. Simplify complex tasks, increase productivity and production quality, and reduce training time and costs.

Stay Golden Apparel (staygolden.ca), Charlottetown, PEI - Stay Golden Apparel is an online clothing company that helps groups display their identity through custom sourced and crested clothing. Their team works with hundreds of clients each year across Canada to take their clothing ideas from concept to cotton.

Fresh off their recent exit to Verisk Analytics, Propel ICT alumnus Adrian Bentley will share AnalyzeRe’s insights on going from ideation to exit.  Attendees will also get an update on Propel ICT’s Growth program followed by our popular Demo Day after-party hosted by McInnes Cooper.  

Earlier in the day all Propel ICT alumni are invited to participate in the organization’s first Speaker Series event titled “Customer Success and Pirate Love” with Kathy-Lynne Johnson and Yves Boudreau from Alongside (Formerly Qimple).  At this event participants will learn from Kathy and Yves how Alongside’s customer success strategy has been critical to driving their customer acquisition growth.  Alumni members can register for the Speaker Series at  https://propelcustomersuccess.eventbrite.com

Demo Day kicks-off at 5:30pm at Pier 21 in Halifax, NS and attendees are encouraged to get their tickets on EventBrite.  

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Media Contact:

Trevor MacAusland

Entrepreneur in Residence

Propel ICT

C:  506.875.7905

E:  TREVORM@PROPELICT.COM