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

Budding firm shoots for consistency in medicinal cannabis
Budding firm shoots for consistency in medicinal cannabis

When Jim Clark developed osteoarthritis, he turned to medicinal cannabis for pain relief – but it was hard to find a reliable product with a consistent effect. So Clark, an electrical engineer, set out… (click here to read more)

Kevin Crowley
2021-01-21 1:59 pm - Featured

Communitech mobilizes IP expertise to help bolster Canadian prosperity
Communitech mobilizes IP expertise to help bolster Canadian prosperity

Communitech is mobilizing the experience, knowledge and insights of the Waterloo Region tech community to help strengthen Canada’s approach to the commercialization of intellectual property. “IP has a… (click here to read more)

Kevin Crowley
2021-01-11 9:30 am - Featured

Meat subscription service truLOCAL acquired for up to CDN$16.8M
Meat subscription service truLOCAL acquired for up to CDN$16.8M

Waterloo Region-based meat subscription service truLOCAL has been acquired by EMERGE Commerce Ltd. (TSXV: ECOM) for a total purchase price of up to CDN$16.8 million. Founded in 2016 and based in the Communitech… (click here to read more)

Kevin Crowley
2021-01-05 9:52 am - Featured