Grow Inc: A Documentary on Vancouver’s Growing Technology Startup Community
Vancouver’s startup community and technology sector is thriving. There are now over 80,000 technology jobs in Vancouver and that number’s only growing. Technology companies, large and small, have become a critical part of Vancouver’s economy.
With big brands like Hootsuite and Mobify, to MDM graduate startups V7 Entertainment and 8 Leaf Digital Productions, Vancouver is becoming recognized as an important player in the international tech scene.
The investment environment has changed – venture funds are now run by former entrepreneurs and there’s a whole new breed of venture firms that are taking a serious look at Vancouver, dubbed “Silicon Valley North.”
Grow Inc., produced by TELUS Optik Local, is a documentary that highlights Vancouver’s growing startup community. With interviews from startups, entrepreneurs and investors, the film highlights why Vancouver is fast becoming a hot startup ecosystem.
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