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Explore the journeys of entrepreneurs that have masterfully leveraged the Start-up Visa program to transform their dreams into resounding achievements.



One Line Pitch: Pioneering intelligent network traffic management for high-speed, reliable connectivity tailored for the Canadian market
Business Summary: The digital age has presented countless opportunities but with it, the challenge of maintaining optimal network performance amidst rising demands. NetRapid addresses this concern with its innovative smart network traffic management system. This solution intelligently allocates resources by analyzing real-time data and usage patterns, ensuring unparalleled network performance. Whether contending with network congestion, latency issues, or security vulnerabilities, NetRapid empowers businesses to stay ahead, ensuring their infrastructure is primed for growth and success in the digital age.
Sector: IT

Neuron Technologies

One Line Pitch: Innovative new surgical tool.
Business Summary: A new tool to make a common surgery faster, less invasive, and less expensive.
Sector: Healthcare


One Line Pitch: An online education academy that provides children access to math and science programs helping them to better grasp science concepts taught in school.
Business Summary: Neutonium provides an online platform that provides junior-high and high school students access to math and science programs utilizing state-of-the-art technology such as animation, virtual reality (VR) and 3D printing. Neutronium’s immersive technology enables easy production of VR-based learning environments for advanced topics and their “Real-World Skills Program” teaches students leadership skills, teamwork, entrepreneurship, and problem-solving skills by using mentors, speaker series and real challenge projects.
Sector: Education, eLearning

New Curb Solution

One Line Pitch: Sustainable, low maintenance solution for new and existing street curbs.
Business Summary: The NCS solution provides a cost-efficient, durable solution for the construction of street curbs. This environmentally friendly solution will provide builders with PVC molds that enable them to construct new curbs and repair damaged ones without additional costs of demolition and transportation of old concrete. Target market will be municipal public sector organizations in Canada.d transportation of old concrete.
Sector: Construction


One Line Pitch: An AI-powered mobile application that analyzes the interior design style and colour palette of the user’s room and redecorates it according to their preferences and personal taste.
Business Summary: NextXP helps Millennials redecorate their room based on their preferred style and personal taste. The AI-powered mobile app identifies users’ personal tastes through a short quiz, evaluates the room interior design style, and recommends furniture and home décor items from online retailers that match the room style, color harmony, and user tastes. Moreover, NextXP uses augmented reality technology, which allows customers to visualize their furniture before purchasing.
Sector: Communications Technology, Information Technology, Services

NH Inclusive Learning Solutions

One Line Pitch: Using the latest technologies, NH Inclusive Learning achieves learning objectives while enabling the students who are visually impaired to have more fun in their learning experience.
Business Summary: This Software-as-a-Service based company provides students who are visually impaired with a mobile educational application. The app offers tactile graphics and simultaneous audio descriptions to experience touch and hearing at the same time.
Sector: Artificial Intelligence, Education


One Line Pitch: Unlock Your Potential with Nimble: Your Trusted Partner in Virtual Assistance
Business Summary: Nimble offers pre-vetted virtual assistants (VA) remotely to provide tailor-made solutions and exceptional services to meet the unique needs of the entrepreneurs, professionals, and people who are busy- all on an affordable monthly subscription. Its commitment to excellence, reliability, confidentiality, and affordability makes it a trusted choice for anyone in need of virtual assistance services.
Sector: SaaS

Nine to 6 Technologies

One Line Pitch: Nimble offers pre-vetted virtual assistants (VA) remotely to provide tailor-made solutions and exceptional services to meet the unique needs of the entrepreneurs, professionals, and people who are busy- all on an affordable monthly subscription. Its commitment to excellence, reliability, confidentiality, and affordability makes it a trusted choice for anyone in need of virtual assistance services
Business Summary: A virtual assistant provider company with experienced and highly skilled VAs, trained in-house in 50+ tasks, available 24/7 to respond and to meet the client needs promptly and efficiently. VAs are also equipped to handle different softwares according to client needs. The client can choose from the flexible monthly plans according to their workload. With a commitment to excellence and reliability, Nimble is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs and businesses achieve their goals by providing exceptional virtual assistance services.


One Line Pitch: An Enterprise content services and communications platform for business automation.
Business Summary: Niotex Enterprise Content Management (ECM) software is a web-based platform, designed in a robust and user-friendly interface, providing organizations with the ability to store, share, archive and manage all types of corporate/business correspondence and documentation in an easy and secure way.
Sector: Communications Technology, Information Technology

Nonio Tech

One Line Pitch: Nonio Tech is a platform focused on the gamification of concepts in the business cycle to increase efficiency.
Business Summary: Intended for SMEs, this user-friendly and flexible web and mobile management tool is built to customize company workflow based on the gamification of concepts. This system provides a way to communicate goals and sharpen the focus on accomplishing tasks.
Sector: Communications Technology, Information Technology

Nord Wisdom Limited

One Line Pitch: A cyber-training platform for primary and secondary schools aimed at improving computer literacy.
Business Summary: Nord Wisdom Limited provides an innovative cyber-training platform and instructional programs specifically targeted at computer literacy training needs and education outcomes of students in primary and secondary schools. The platform has been designed to tailor education delivery that is specific to different social backgrounds and individual learner needs. The training programs can be project based and customized to allow more instructional flexibility for schools.
Sector: Education, eLearning, Information Technology


One Line Pitch: NuLife specializes in manufacturing and wholesaling highly accurate rapid diagnostic test (RDT) kits
Business Summary: By employing lateral flow technology, the Company’s products will be able to provide precise results and, as such, prove particularly useful in detecting medical conditions with overlapping symptoms within a short time frame
Sector: B2C, Healthcare

Nutri Green

One Line Pitch: Nutri Green’s main product is Fully Humic Acid – Chelated Plant Nutrients. The company’s operations include the R&D, sales, distribution, and production of humic acid solutions for agricultural purposes.
Business Summary: The company will provide innovative agrochemical products – Fully Humic Acid – Chelated Plant Nutrients. Products include various types, such as direct spray on the leaves of plants, direct irrigation on the roots of plants, etc. After using the product, the sugar content and VC content of commercial crops will be generally increased and the incidence of crop diseases will also be reduced. The unique production process and the added desert plant extracts not only reduce the production cost but also enable the crops to better absorb nutrients. NutriGreen’s products are of high quality and low cost.
Sector: Agriculture

NutriKids Inc.

One Line Pitch: Providing a personalized and nutritious meal plan solution for Canada’s youth powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI).
Business Summary: NutriKids provides an online meal planning solution that assists parents and caregivers of young children to plan healthy and affordable meals based on their youth’s health and weight loss goals.
Sector: Communications Technology, Information Technology, Life Sciences

NutriPocket Inc

One Line Pitch: The one-stop app for health-conscious foodies.
Business Summary: NutriPocket is a mobile application aiming to revolutionize the way we perceive nutrition. It is a one-source interactive guide accessible to all to help users navigate their health and nutrition journeys.
Sector: Communications Technology, Information Technology


One Line Pitch: Your digital path to health and wellbeing.
Business Summary: NutriTech is developing a platform to be your digital dietician and coach throughout your weight loss and health journey. This comprehensive tool has compiled intensive data from most credible diets available on the market. Leveraging advanced analytics, a user needs only to answer a few questions and upload relevant health information to determine body type and goals to generate a personalized diet & meal plan. NutriTech platform also includes features that will help reduce food waste and costs for Canadians.
Sector: Health and Wellness

Nutritious Pet Food Company

One Line Pitch: A superior, well-balanced, and nutritious pet food that contains a proprietary blend of Bacillus probiotic to support the digestive health of companion animals.
Business Summary: Nutritious Pet Food Company is developing a Bacillus sp. functional food additive that improves gut health, immune system response and the energy level of companion animals. This probiotic enhanced pet food will be produced using the process of extrusion cooking to ensure product quality and shelf-life.
Sector: Animal Health

Nuwatech Inc

One Line Pitch: Nuwatech Inc provides full, SaaS-based customer lifecycle management solutions to car dealers.
Business Summary: The Nuwatech Inc platform is integrated with social media to generate sales leads and targeted marketing via rules-based AI and big data. Nuwatech Inc provides full customer lifecycle management with a mobile, user-friendly CRM platform, and with tools that streamline car dealership workflow processes.
Sector: Communications Technology, Information Technology


One Line Pitch: Oapdis is developing a novel AI-enhanced thermography system which creates an adaptive control system for personalized chemotherapeutic treatment to maximize drug effectiveness and minimize risks and side effects. Breast Cancer is the first targeted application
Business Summary: Chemotherapy drug dosing optimization is crucial to minimize the often-debilitating side effects associated with cancer treatment. Chemotherapy is a powerful weapon against cancer, but it is a double-edged sword, as it not only targets cancer cells but also affects healthy cells in the body. By carefully tailoring drug doses to individual patient characteristics, Oncologists can strike a delicate balance between effectively eradicating cancer cells and sparing healthy tissues. Oapdis is developing a novel AI-enhanced thermography system which takes thermal images of the cancerous organ to obtain an accurate model by measuring the volume of the tumor and the condition of metastasis to determine the tumor growth in real–time with considering the effects of tumor cells, normal cells, immune cells, chemotherapy drug agents, and other important patient specific information . This personalized approach helps reduce the risk of severe side effects like nausea, fatigue, and immune system suppression, which can significantly impact a patient’s quality of life during treatment. Moreover, optimized dosing strategies also enhance the overall effectiveness of chemotherapy, potentially increasing the chances of long-term remission or cure. Therefore, fine-tuning chemotherapy dosages is an essential aspect of modern cancer care, aiming to provide patients with the best possible outcomes while minimizing the physical and emotional toll of treatment. The first application Oapdis is targeting is Breast Cancer.
Sector: Life Sciences


One Line Pitch: Connecting Immigrants with Employment.
Business Summary: Occupify Global Inc. is an intelligent platform for facilitation and support of new immigrants’ integration into regulated occupations, providing important connections, services and information before, during and after landing in Canada.
Sector: Immigration and Labour Technology


One Line Pitch: Ocusur has designed and developed an ocular speculum capable of safe eyeball fixation during both short and even lengthy fine ocular examinations and interventions.
Business Summary: Ocular examinations and surgeries are the most frequent medical interventions in the world. Ocular interventions are also the most delicate and sensitive operations in which any unwanted movement of the eyeball can cause major injuries. The Ocusur invention is made of FDA-approved materials, and it provides fine fixation of the eyeball during the ocular interventions, and prevents unwanted injuries in ophthalmology surgeries. The device also prevents ocular post-operation ophthalmitis and infections by decreasing ocular injuries and rinsing disinfecting agents during the surgeries.
Sector: Healthcare, Life Sciences

OMO Art Inc

One Line Pitch: An integrated platform for OMO arts learning and cultural enrichment.
Business Summary: OMO arts training has an experienced management team with diverse working background and specialized skills for business development and innovation. Our mission is to promote the local cultural values of different communities through arts using sustainable education.
Sector: Education, Software


One Line Pitch: Opermart is an all-in-one online marketplace for industrial machinery.
Business Summary: Opermart is developing an AI-based online marketplace for industrial machinery, with current focus on electric motors. Users can search for products via a wide range of parameters, and then find the best price, the best service and the best repair and maintenance offerings, all aided by image recognition technology.
Sector: Communications Technology, Information Technology


One Line Pitch: Opertown has created an innovative concrete-based construction material for high-quality wall panel systems.
Business Summary: Opertown has developed an eco-friendly Ultra Lightweight Resistant Concrete (ULRC) construction material for building prefabricated houses. The Opertown solution delivers exceptional properties such as fire resistance, light yet high strength, fast processing and heatproof / soundproof.
Sector: Manufacturing


One Line Pitch: A Digital Health Solution Focused on Improving Substance Abuse Disorders.
Business Summary: A technology company focusing on using digital health solutions to improve substance abuse disorders with an end-to-end system for managing access to medications through a digital pillbox and an application; hence, improving the opioid crisis and preventing easy access or tampering by other people not authorized to use the medication.
Sector: Life Sciences


One Line Pitch: Traffic management software accurately processing license plates for efficient parking management
Business Summary: Optiya specializes in precise vehicle identification and tracking solutions. Their lightning-fast Automatic Number Plate Reader (ANPR) employs advanced algorithms and machine learning for accurate license plate recognition. They also offer GPS tracking systems for real-time vehicle monitoring, enhancing fleet safety and efficiency.
Sector: Communications Technology, Information Technology

Oral Health 365

One Line Pitch: A virtual dental care platform that delivers consultation and diagnostic services
Business Summary: Oral Health 365 is a virtual dentistry care provider that delivers consultation and diagnostic services to patients suffering from oral health care conditions at a low cost. The convenient teledentistry service is offered 24/7 through a website and mobile application. The company will initially launch in Canada and will target individuals that are elderly, live remotely, have a physical or developmental disability, and will attract patients and caregivers that wish to reduce travel and time off work for routine dental care.
Sector: Medical


One Line Pitch: A new Era in safe night driving by using cutting-edge technology of smart headlights.
Business Summary: Our Smart headlight systems provide adaptive and glare-free high beam and adaptive light control. Automotive smart headlights are now growing in popularity. Our product is a smart automotive headlight system to be used by a wide range of vehicles regardless of their make or type. We have developed three products, the most advanced of which features glare-free high beam control, traffic signs detection,curves adaptive illumination, pedestrian detection and night vision.
Sector: Automotive


One Line Pitch: Packaged products made of natural and circular materials agricultural waste.
Business Summary: Orgaland creates packaging materials that can be used in place of plastic in an environmentally beneficial manner. These goods are entirely biodegradable and compostable. Products from Orgaland, which are created from agricultural waste such as pineapple crowns, corn husks, natural fibres, and seeds, fall into three categories: dishes for use in food preparation, containers for cosmetic and hygienic purposes, and packaging for detergent.
Sector: Clean Technology

Origins Source

One Line Pitch: Cloud based supply chain tracker using blockchain authentication and detection technology powered by Internet of Things (IoT) sensors to validate the genuineness of suppliers.
Business Summary: Origins Source created a cloud-based supply chain tracker to validate its authenticity. Their solution is based on cloud computing, Blockchain Authentication, Bluetooth IoT, and GPS. Data points extracted from the GPS location, time, shipment, and delivery status are available to the consumer at any given time through a cloud platform created by the company.
Sector: Communications Technology, Information Technology


One Line Pitch: A mobile application that identifies key events and milestones in the orthodontic journey. The timeline will offer clickable tabs that let you know when your next appointment should be booked, and what to expect at the next one.
Business Summary: Many young kids and adults visit the orthodontist regularly for realignment and care, but this process stretches over many years and requires the patients to be involved, and responsible for upkeep between appointments. During this process, there are many questions that come up regarding new equipment, care instructions, or pain management. OrthoTrack is a mobile application that allows the orthodontic office to communicate with patients about their own journey. It will identify milestones in the process so patients stay motivated, include FAQs about their specific orthodontic equipment and offer reminders when appointments need to be booked, or deep cleaning should happen.
Sector: Life Sciences

Osto VLearning

One Line Pitch: A virtual reality learning platform for immigrants to help them learn about culture and language through access to immersive classes focused on topics relevant to daily living situations.
Business Summary: Osto VLearning delivers a virtual reality educational platform featuring hundreds of immersive classes about culture and language. The classes include a wide range of topics relevant to daily living in English-speaking nations and other locations around the world. Learners utilize a virtual reality headset to see up-close, interactive visual as well the platform allows learners to connect with native speakers who can help learners improve their writing and speaking skills. The learning platform personalizes the learning path using artificial intelligence and makes learning enjoyable by using gamification which can improve learners’ motivation to keep studying.
Sector: Education, eLearning, Information Technology

OtherSide AI

One Line Pitch: AI for Poultry Science.
Business Summary: OtherSide AI is developing a software platform that uses artificial intelligence to monitor the health of chickens, allowing early intervention in disease. Our main goal is to automate as many labour-intensive tasks as possible, such as weighing chickens. The company formulated a business plan and have a solid grasp of the technology that will be involved. Our main goal from MTA’s incubator program is market research. The technology will make livestock farming scalable, and allow the most advanced technologies (e.g., IoT) to trickle through Manitoba and all of Canada.
Sector: Agriculture, Communications Technology, Information Technology

Otse Optical

One Line Pitch: The Company will operate an optical goods store and offer eyewear and optometry service to individuals of all ages and requirements.
Business Summary: The Company will sell optical lenses, frames, and other eyewear and offer professional support to clients. Through high-quality corrective and protective eyewear, the Company will provide solution to the increasing health conditions and support health and safety measures enforced by the COVID-19 pandemic. Moreover, through mobile delivery and reliance on online channels, the Company will reach clients in remote areas and enable them to receive quality support.
Sector: Life Sciences, Retail

Outworks (BSJ tech Inc.)

One Line Pitch: On-demand solution for the provision of general home labour. Outworks allow for their customers to find contractors on the network (online platform) which can offer the required service.
Business Summary: What sets outworks apart, is the way in which contracted workers are integrated into the system. Contractors facing components of the system allow for workers to bid on work, collaborate with other workers, track and analyze performance over time, optimize performance and efficiency, manage their bookings and communications, and even record revenues and expenses in preparation for tax return submissions. Service providers using Outworks can either offer services as individuals or as organizations. Any contracting or construction services may wish to augment their traditional business and marketing, by offering services and bidding on jobs through the Outworks platform.
Sector: Services


One Line Pitch: Software that maximizes the nutritional value of chicken feed while minimizing feed costs.
Business Summary: Optimizing chicken feed is the most important area of innovation in egg farming as it represents about 65% of the average cost of production. Using artificial intelligence Ovaly can select and deliver the best possible feed composition throughout the hens life cycle. This is accomplished by optimizing the mix of feed nutrients to maximize nutritional value while minimizing costs. All while taking into account the environmental footprint and nutritional value of eggs.
Sector: Agriculture


One Line Pitch: Pathloom automates medical file management and processing to improve workflow efficiency for healthcare, insurance, and legal professionals.
Business Summary: Pathloom developed a technology that enables medical professionals, insurance companies, and legal professionals to automate medical file management and processing. By transforming medical files into machine readable versions, this platform utilizes techniques to enhance the accuracy, traceability, security, and efficiency and ultimately improve patient outcomes.
Sector: Medical


One Line Pitch: Bringing Middle-East expertise to manufacturing innovative new cheese products in Canada.
Business Summary: Pajan Canada’s core product is it’s Persecheese, an all-natural soft cheese that sits in between Feta and Gouda. It can use quality cow or goat milk, and is highly nutritious and delicious. Beyond just manufacturing and selling this first-of-its-kind cheese product, Pajan Canada will create a scalable franchise that combines the unique experience of seeing the cheese being made live, with ready dairy foods such as ice cream, in a single destination experience.
Sector: Information Technology, Manufacturing

Pantou Water

One Line Pitch: Portable and low profile drinking water generator.
Business Summary: Pantou water is an Eco-friendly device with low energy consumption that generates drinking water from air moisture. Our technological expertise enables us to design and manufacture the device with different capacities and weights.
Sector: Artificial Intelligence, Nanotechnology


One Line Pitch: Paprwork is an intelligent document management system that allows companies to easily create, manage, collaborate, locate, and verify documents.
Business Summary: At the core is the intelligent “Smart Snippet” system, which splits each document into blocks – these blocks of rich text are then easily categorized, searchable, and thus available for one-click copy and paste into any platform. Our Paprwork AI can easily recommend new snippets company-wide, further reducing all the hurdles in creating documentation at scale & speed. Paprwork is designed for company-wide use by employees, allowing for permission control of each snippet and categorization of snippets based on use, type, or privacy to ensure document standardization and quality.
Sector: B2B, SaaS

Parrotia Tea

One Line Pitch: World class Persian teas customized to taste and quality of life.
Business Summary: Users download our app or visit our website to order our unique teas. when users create a profile, we ask them about their health, sleep quality, and life style objectives. The app then recommends tea classes, blends and customizations that can help them achieve their goals. Users can customize teas with various flavors, and even include CBD (non hallucinogenic extract from cannabis plant), then order right to their doorstep.
Sector: Information Technology, Manufacturing

ParsaBio Tech

One Line Pitch: ParsaBio Tech has created the solution to the issue of preparing assessments for cataract surgery with their product the SLAM System.
Business Summary: ParsaBio Tech has developed the solution for quicker assessments of eyes for cataract surgery. Through the development of the Slit Lamp Angular Measurement (SLAM) device, they have made it possible to obtain quicker and highly accurate results. With the combination of this device and a mobile application, this product will enable physician to keep up with the rising need for cataract surgery. ParsaBio hopes that their creation will allow for patients to quickly obtain their assessments and be able to undergo cataract surgery in a timely fashion with this product.
Sector: Health Sciences

Pat Future

One Line Pitch: Unlocking Innovation Through Patent Licensing
Business Summary: PatFuture is an emerging player in the realm of patent licensing and intellectual property management. This small but dedicated team is fueled by a shared passion for innovation and the determination to create thriving partnerships. They bring a fresh perspective to the world of patents and IP, using their budding industry insights and growing network to help you navigate this dynamic landscape.


One Line Pitch: Pediatric Education Device System is a mobile application that curates user-friendly and age-appropriate content based on a patient’s medical needs.
Business Summary: This application takes difficult and complex medical jargon and provides videos, infographics, and credible articles to simplify the explanation of procedures, making them easier for patients to understand. Created by a team of pediatricians, computer engineers, lawyers, and social scientists, PEDS uses AI to explain medical terminology to ease the fear and stress patients feel in the doctor’s office.
Sector: Healthcare

Peer to Peer Lending Application Company

One Line Pitch: Peer to Peer Lending is creating a P2P microlending app that allows users access an alternative lending system based on peer-to-peer interaction.
Business Summary: Peer to Peer Lending is developing an application-based lending system that evaluates users and provides them with loan options based on existing users. Using machine learning algorithms and data analysis of the borrower, this system provides users that would typically be unable to acquire loans with an option to borrow from other users on the app. Peer to Peer Lending looks to allows those who are unable to borrow from classic lenders with a way to borrow via their product.
Sector: Communications Technology, Finance, Information Technology


One Line Pitch: Let your kids evolve their academic skills and enjoy our metaverse world of fun-filled interactive learning activities while we, parents, earn and enjoy this play-to-earn platform.
Business Summary: Penzil has developed a metaverse world with a fun-filled interactive learning platform for children that will not only enhance their academic skills which are essential to their studies. Although there are leading studios who have established their educational games, our platform has its own advantages as this is equipped with blockchain technology which will allow owners to have a peer-to-peer transaction on the items that they purchased in our games.
Sector: Information Technology

People Connection Technology

One Line Pitch: PCT offers a full suite of SMS marketing software called TextIn that allows for the use of multi-channel communication and campaigns.
Business Summary: PCT aims to remove the hassle of maintaining constant customer engagement though several platforms. They have developed TextIn; a self-service platform which allows users to communicate through several platforms such as WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger. PCT looks to not only maintain, but also increase and improve upon the engagement from a business’s target audience.
Sector: Communications Technology, Information Technology, Marketing


One Line Pitch: Perfrom++, an innovative smart application that provides a practical solution to establish an efficient and comforting environment at work uses ergonomic principles.
Business Summary: Perform ++ offers innovative, intelligent software based on ergonomic principles to help dentists avoid musculoskeletal injuries in their work environment. Specifically, Perform ++ removes the physical and mental challenges that dentists face and provides a practical solution to create a calm and efficient working environment.
Sector: IT, Life Sciences

Pet Habit

One Line Pitch: Pet Habit is an AI powered pet behavioural monitoring software application that keeps pets physically and mentally healthy and creates a better owner-pet relationship.
Business Summary: Pet Habit’s solution is based on Artificial Intelligence and digital image processing of video streams captured by pet monitoring cameras (or any other camera) that can provide early warning signs of abnormal behaviours. Abnormal pet behaviours can be the result of a pet being mentally or physically ill and Pet Habit will detect issues much sooner than pet owners would.
Sector: Communications, Information Technology

Pet Nation

One Line Pitch: Pet Nation is developing a feature-rich smartphone app that will facilitate all pet care services, the location of lost pets, and the procurement of pet supplies.
Business Summary: Pet Nation is creating a user-friendly website and app that will provide a broad range of proprietary features catering to pet care. The app will include a revolutionary pet face recognition technology to help pet owners find lost pets. The Pet Nation app and website will also provide a variety of other pet services, including the booking of pet-friendly travel arrangements, grooming appointments, custom diet plans, pet sitting services, and pet training exercises. There will also be messaging and live chat, personalized user content, GPS pet tracking, notifications, and detailed report cards. The platform will offer its users complete pet care support.
Sector: Communications Technology, Information Technology