Cohort – 2020-09

Meet the Cohort

These incredible women-led businesses will be the first to participate in W Venture! Get to know them better below...

Abella Fashion Inc

Penticton, BC
Abella empowers women to express themselves with stylish frames, designed to make them feel independent, confident and beautiful.

Axolotl Biosciences

Victoria, BC
Our vision is to deliver innovative products that enable the 3D bioprinting of humanized tissue models for advancing medicine.


Vancouver, BC
All-natural fruit fly repellent and food waste deodorizer.

CoVault Technologies

Victoria, BC
SaaS platform for brand compliant marketing.

Dementia Connections

Victoria, BC
Dementia Connections improves the lives of people living with dementia and inspires a powerful vision for a good life with dementia across Canada.

The Digital Gal

Victoria, BC
The Digital Gal teaches entrepreneurs and small business owners how to create, budget for and strategize their own Facebook ads through coaching and group programs.


Kelowna, BC
EstateBox is a comprehensive life and legacy planning platform that leverages a user-friendly process to create a virtual "box" that contains the key details and documents that relate to your estate.

FlatHaus Solutions

Victoria, BC
Flathaus is an online marketplace providing solutions that enable Interior Designers to effectively provide expertise to D.I.Y'ers who encounter design challenges while renovating, building or decorating their home.


Victoria, BC
Fictionary helps writers and editors tell powerful stories with deep-story analysis software that simplifies editing.

GreenStep Solutions Inc.

Kelowna, BC
GreenStep provides corporate sustainability consulting, software and certifications, helping businesses go green to reduce their impacts, save money, and meet the growing demand for responsible business.


Victoria, BC
Hibou provides automated phone call wellness checks to seniors who are aging in place.

Inqli Inc

Victoria, BC
Inqli is for lifelong learners who don't just want to find a job, they want to find meaning in their work and in their lives. Inqli is a social marketplace that connects the curious to the experienced and democratizes access to professional networks, knowledgeable resources and opportunities. Inqli empowers people to cultivate valuable relationships and make informed decisions about their futures.


Vancouver Island, BC
Joyster is a wellness app with a focus on understanding oneself. The app allows users to create journal entries in seconds and keep track of their mental and physical symptoms, influences, and triggers.

Kilo Lima Code Inc.

Kelowna, BC
Kilo Lima Code is an online building and fire code community for Canadian users.


Victoria, BC
Plant-based hair accessories that are kind to your hair and Mother Earth.

Live It

Nelson, BC
Live It designs, produces, hosts and delivers cutting edge online educational experiences. Think Netflix, but live and interactive for students.

Mammoth & Co.

Victoria, BC
Mammoth is home to a curated collection of limited edition prints from both emerging and established artists around the globe. We believe in creating sustainable incomes for our community by paying among the highest royalties in the industry.


Victoria, BC
The world's most durable and aerodynamic bluetooth disc golf tracker.

Nyoka Design Labs

Victoria, BC
Creators of the worlds first plastic-free, Earth-friendly glow stick powered with bioluminescence.

Optimind Clinic Inc

Victoria, BC
With a focus on the treatment of memory decline, Optimind Clinic offers safe and effective physician-directed treatment including noninvasive neural stimulation (TMS)

Origen Air/Origen Clean

Victoria, BC
Origen Air is a Smart, Living, Air Purification Company. We remove microscopic carcinogens and airborne coronavirus from indoor air while reducing your carbon footprint. Origen Clean is a probiotic cleaning revolution. Making indoor spaces healthier and safer with a natural solution.


Victoria, BC
Paintillio facilitates activations that heighten any event experience by adding an element of fun + interactive art through custom paint-by-number kits and collaborative murals from any photo or image for Y-O-U to paint.


Victoria, BC
RecStaff is SaaS staff scheduling software for the parks and rec industry.

Simplified Social

Kelowna, BC
Simplified Social is a digital marketing agency that provides social media strategy, social media management and content creation to organizations of all sizes. We have recently created a new extension to our business called SocialU, an online training and certification program where individuals can access real-time training for social media, SEO and much more.


Victoria, BC
A new soLution for harvesting solar energy.

Spotlight Solutions

Vancouver, BC
Spotlight is a workplace reporting platform that allows employees to anonymously report issues in their work environment or to provide critical feedback.

Sustainable Life App

Kelowna, BC
The Sustainable Life App™ is a free mobile app (Apple and Android) for clean living made easy! The platform uses google maps to instantly connect eco conscious consumers with sustainable brands and businesses worldwide!

Tantalus Medical Communications Ltd.

Lake Country, BC
Tantalus Medical Communications offers high-quality, adaptable, and innovative medical writing and research services specialized in the areas of health economics and outcomes research.

Unboxals Creative Ltd.

Kelowna, BC
Unboxals Creative is a multi-media entertainment company that creates fun, engaging digital experiences that spark a love of learning and ignites a passion for animals and their environments in kids and their families. Through our mobile apps, short-form videos and digital platform, our goal is to inspire a new generation of animal champions.

Voxcell BioInnovation

Victoria, BC
Accelerating Drug Development using 3D Bioprinting Technology.