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Waterloo Axonify, helps companies train / better retain their employees, raises $27 million to date

Axonify is the world’s first Employee Knowledge Platform that uniquely combines brain science, gamification, micro-learning and personalized knowledge to deliver a highly effective learning experience to corporate employees. Through a daily, 3 minute session on any device, Axonify creates memory and changes employee behaviour in positive ways that can drive significant business outcomes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vYjrs_w2yNk Who … Continue reading Waterloo Axonify, helps companies train / better retain their employees, raises $27 million to date

Toronto Top Hat, educational platform company, raises $29m Canadian

Top Hat, educational software firm that makes teaching fun and effective in higher education by creating a one to one interactive experience between professors and students using laptops, smartphones, and tablets, has announced that they have raised $22.5m USD. This will help the company to transform how universities engage and educate students inside and outside … Continue reading Toronto Top Hat, educational platform company, raises $29m Canadian

Montreal educational startup Oohlala raises $5.2m Canadian in Series A

OOHLALA, a Montreal based mobile app designed to provide college students with information about their university, including events and course schedules, raised $4 million USD in Series A funding. University Ventures led the round, and was joined by Y Combinator, GoAhead Ventures, Real Ventures, LiYuan VC, Fundersclub, and several angel investors including Joe Montana. Oohlala’s … Continue reading Montreal educational startup Oohlala raises $5.2m Canadian in Series A