Who: Vancouver-based QuickMobile, which creates mobile apps and content for meetings and events.
How much: $3.3-million in a deal led by the BDC IT Venture Fund, as well as Vancity and angel investors. QuickMobile, which recently hired its 100th employee, raised $2.6-million from Vancity and angel investors last year.
The Quote: “Mobile is a huge, emerging space, from major advances in devices to the mobile apps that are targeted to the enterprise. Among the industry’s innovators is QuickMobile, which has a market-leading, proven solution that is used by a growing number of Fortune 500 companies. QuickMobile is led by a passionate and experienced team, which has identified significant market opportunities that will allow the company to continue to innovate and grow. BDC IT Venture Fund is excited to be a partner on this journey.” – Andrew Lugsdin, a partner with BDC.