Startups and scale-ups

From idea to IPO, we help tech companies at all stages of growth

The Communitech Start & Scale team is here to help you understand your business, commercialize your product and get you where you want to go.

We can help you:

  • Shape your talent strategy, connect you to new talent and develop your existing team.
  • Find the right sources of capital for your business.
  • Understand your market and grow customer base.
  • Connect you to the people and networks to help you.

“Communitech is a resource for tech companies in the Waterloo Region, helping them to scale revenue and increase international sales by providing mentorship and connections. Any early-stage tech company and especially a first-time entrepreneur would be remiss in not leveraging these resources to their fullest.”

Carol Leaman, President & CEO, Axonify

Headlines

Politics key to taming big tech: Tim Bray
Politics key to taming big tech: Tim Bray

“Good old-fashioned politics” is the avenue to achieve change and make big tech companies behave better, says Tim Bray, the former Amazon vice-president who resigned in May over the tech giant’s firing… (click here to read more)

Craig Daniels
2020-07-07 1:00 pm - Featured

$1-million Leaders Prize winner to be named Sept. 10
$1-million Leaders Prize winner to be named Sept. 10

Fake news, prepare to be exposed. And if you’d like to put the day of reckoning in a calendar, Sept. 10 would be the relevant date. That’s the day the winner of the $1-million Leaders Prize will be announced,… (click here to read more)

Craig Daniels
2020-07-06 10:01 am - Featured

‘We’re ready to listen, we’re ready to make a change’
‘We’re ready to listen, we’re ready to make a change’

Black Lives Matter demonstrators around the world have spoken, and the chief of the Waterloo Regional Police Service says he has heard them, loud and clear. The question now, really, is what kind of change… (click here to read more)

Craig Daniels
2020-06-30 1:00 pm - Featured