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Brian Perry (MBA'89) is COO and a co-founder of LifeRaft. The platform reports on potential threats identified in social media posts and expects $2.5 million in venture capital funding to propel its growth.
CEO and founder of GoFullSteam Inc., Emily Richardson (MREM'09) provides entrepreneurs with an easy to use tool for preparing financial plans for business proposals. A partnership with East Coast Credit Union may turn some ideas into reality.
Sean Sears (MBA'89) is CEO of sageCrowd, online training of performance skills for corporations, based on the brain’s natural learning cycle. The Halifax company is gaining seed capital and getting the attention of technology programs in Boston.
Katelyn Bourgoin (BA'09) has won the 2015 Fundica Funding Road Show in Halifax as CEO of Vendeve with COO, Calee Blanchard. The prize is airfare to San Francisco to meet with top venture capital firms and an office in Silicon Valley for six months.
The Silicon Valley Business Journal has named alumna, Erin Rand (BEng'99, BSc'99) to its 2015 Women of Influence list. Rand, COO at ServiceRocket, is also a member of several groups supporting women in technology.