iNovia Capital Strengthens Waterloo Investment Team

by on April 20, 2016

According to a report from Compass as part of the Startup Genome Project, Waterloo Region has the second-highest density of startups in the world. The Toronto-Waterloo corridor employs 200,000 people across 15,000 tech companies, 5,200 of which are startups. The ecosystem is highly educated, diverse, and filled with top talent… Continue Reading

iNovia Fund 2015 – Our Blueprint

by on January 20, 2016

It is our pleasure to officially announce the $175M first (and final) closing of iNovia Capital’s most recent early stage fund, “iNovia Fund 2015”. Of course, like any good VCs, we warn our founders that raising capital is only a single step on a long journey (rather than the culmination… Continue Reading

2015 Year in Review

by on January 8, 2016

Together with our investors, CEOs and a growing team @ iNovia, 2015 has become one of our most impressive years of portfolio and network growth since we started 8years ago.  We hope that you will have the opportunity to join us in 2016 at one of our summits or networking events,… Continue Reading

iNovia is looking for an outstanding person to join its team!

by on September 2, 2015

Communications Director   iNovia is looking for a Director of Communications with at least 5-10 years of experience in marketing and communications. Someone with a positive attitude and passion for what they do. Someone who loves the media, building brands and working in a small, fast paced, entrepreneurial environment. If… Continue Reading

Highlights from iNovia’s 2015 CEO Summit & AGM

by on July 2, 2015

Highlights from iNovia’s 2015 CEO Summit & AGM June 10th and 11th 2015, in the beautiful setting of Menlo Park California, iNovia Capital held its 3rd annual CEO Summit and its 8th AGM. This year’s theme was Hitting Key Milestones, which included providing insights, learnings and best practices around scaling… Continue Reading

From EiR Buzz to a Defining Role with Poka

by on June 5, 2015

The very first thing on my calendar, after leaving Return Path last October, was a Monday morning coffee with Chris Arsenault. That’s when the offer to spend a couple months with iNovia as their Entrepreneur in Residence (EiR) came in. It sounded like a pretty good way to kick-off life,… Continue Reading

It is Time to Go Back to Building

by on May 19, 2015

Five years ago, a new odyssey began for me with an introduction to the team at iNovia Capital. After getting to know Shawn and Chris, I developed a tremendous respect for their entrepreneurial roots and the vision they had for iNovia. That vision was focused on building a relationship with… Continue Reading