September 25, 2014
Aspect is proud to receive second place at the 2014 BCIC New Ventures Competition, which includes a $55,000 prize. The competition began with 125+ companies and ended with 10 finalists pitching to a private jury.
BCIC-New Ventures Competition sends a strong signal to investors in B.C. and abroad that our province is the place for technology innovation to grow and thrive. To date, BCIC-New Ventures Competition alumni have generated over 3,300 jobs for British Columbians and raised over $200 million dollars in investment financing in an intensely competitive landscape for funding.
The BCIC New Ventures Competition is one of North America’s largest technology business idea competitions. The Competition provides BC entrepreneurs with education, mentorship, and exposure to help build a successful company while competing to win one of several prize packages.
Read the press release from New Ventures BC here.
List of top 10 finalists can be found here.
See the profile on Aspect Biosystems after round 3 of the competition here.