Wavefront Innovation Society Ceases Operations

Vancouver, British Columbia, May 14, 2018 – After 10 great years of accelerating Canadian mobile technology SME’s and helping enterprises adopt innovation, Wavefront Innovation Society(“Wavefront”)today announced that it is ceasing all operations. After assessing its options in the face of declining sources of revenue, the Society has determined that the appropriate course of action is to cease operations to ensure … Read More

How to Manage Foreign Agents to Grow Your Business

Wavefront regularly teams up with best-in-class consultants and partners to support mobile and IoT innovation. Bryan Price of Continental Markets Group consults on export strategies, conducts market studies and trains companies looking to go global. With over fifteen years of experience in sales and product marketing, Bryan offers advice on how to find an Agent or Manufacturer rep to grow your business … Read More

Wavefront Partners with App-Scoop to Deliver Mobile App Solutions

Wavefront and App-Scoop partner to jointly deliver innovative mobile app solutions to enterprises looking to digitally transform. VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 2, 2018 – Wavefront Innovation Society (“Wavefront”), a Centre of Excellence headquartered in Vancouver, BC, announced today a new partnership with App-Scoop, a consulting firm providing mobile app and web app solutions. App-Scoop is the latest addition to Wavefront’s … Read More

Building a Minimum Viable Brand

By Katrina Carroll-Foster Katrina coaches Wavefront’s RevUP companies on how to finesse their marketing strategy. She is the Principal and Founder of Kollectively, and co-founder of RAISE Collective. When you get down to it, does a brand actually correlate to sales or revenue – especially in the B2B world? The answer is yes. Branding helps your target audience understand what you’re … Read More

Wavefront Partners with Derivative Solutions to Spur Innovation Using LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY™

Wavefront and Derivative Solutions team up to help organizations drive mobile and IoT innovation through cutting edge methodologies VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wavefront Innovation Society (“Wavefront”), a Centre of Excellence headquartered in Vancouver, BC, announced today a new partnership with Derivative Solutions, an innovation broker firm providing change management strategy and execution services. Derivative Solutions … Read More

14 Oranges Joins Wavefront’s Trusted Partner Network to Drive Digital Transformation

Wavefront and 14 Oranges partner to jointly deliver innovative mobile app solutions to enterprises looking to digitally transform VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wavefront Innovation Society (“Wavefront”), a Centre of Excellence headquartered in Vancouver, BC, announced today a new partnership with 14 Oranges Software Inc. (“14 Oranges”), a premier mobile application development company. 14 Oranges is … Read More

Blockchain: A Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners

Written by App-Scoop, originally published on the App-Scoop blog. The Bitcoin fever has been spreading like wild fire throughout the world. Everyone wants to make some easy money by investing in this crypto currency. Bitcoin works on the blockchain technology. Blockchain was originally created to support the Bitcoin but soon the tech community has started using this technology for other … Read More

Introducing Wavefront’s Spring 2018 Cohort

We are happy to announce the latest addition of startup companies into the Wavefront Community!  Last month we opened applications for our BCIC Venture Acceleration Program. This program is designed to help early-stage entrepreneurs launch and grow their mobile tech companies, delivered out of Wavefront’s Vancouver office.   We’ve selected eleven companies to join the new spring cohort, congratulations to all! Read about each company here:  ActivScout activscout.com ActivScout is an app designed for instructors and athletes to make training more rewarding. The app connects athletes … Read More

B.C.’s Most Influential Women 2018

Originally posted on BCBusiness.ca. The fourth annual celebration of the province’s top female influencers salutes those making an impact in science, technology, engineering and math. First, the bad news: women aren’t anywhere close to reaching gender equality in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and computer science (also known as STEM). In 2016, Canadian men aged 25 to 34 with a STEM … Read More

Expeto To Join Tomorrow Street

Tomorrow Street has partnered with its third innovative startup Expeto, at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Based in Canada, Expeto removes the barriers to today’s connected business through a solution that puts scalable LTE connectivity in the hands of enterprises to enable Internet of Things deployment. Expeto is a Wavefront program alumnus, having participated in both the Venture Acceleration Program and Global Market Entry … Read More

A Beginner’s Guide to the Internet of Things

​Wavefront regularly teams up with best in class consultants and solutions providers. App-Scoop is a Wavefront Trusted Partner, delivering mobile and web development solutions in Vancouver, BC. Here’s their guide to IoT for beginners.  It’s been 20 years that the Internet has entered into our lives. In today’s date, we have more than 2 billion users accessing the internet through various technological equipments not only on … Read More

Wavefront Companies on the 2018 Ready to Rocket List

Congratulations to our companies for being named in the 2018 Ready to Rocket list! These companies had participated in our Venture Acceleration Program, RevUP Program, Global Market Entry Program or Wavefront NRC IRAP CTO Program. ICT Emerging Rocket: Brewhound Ecoation Motive.io QuestUpon ICT Ready to Rocket: Aarcomm Encepta Eventbase Mailchannels Optigo Networks SemiosBIO TradableBits Trulioo Tutela Two Hat Security WTFast … Read More

Motive.io selected for 2018 Ready to Rocket

Rocketbuilders Names Top Technology Companies To the “Ready to Rocket” lists for 16th Consecutive Year to Highlight Companies with Highest Growth Potential Vancouver, BC: Motive.io is honoured and pleased to announce that we have been selected for the Ready to Rocket, Emerging Rocket List for 2018. The 16th annual list was announced on March 14th at UBC Robson Square, downtown Vancouver. … Read More

CommandWear helps save lives while keeping first responders safe

CommandWear Systems is working to address a global problem – poor situational awareness and communication among first responders in emergency situations. Launched in 2013, the Vancouver-based company develops software and mobile apps for wearable technology to keep first responders safer on the job. An idea born from the field Founder and CEO Mike Morrow is a public safety technology veteran. After spending years working with first responder teams, he witnessed many lives negatively impacted by the lack of tools available to help responders and survivors … Read More

Start Up Spotlight: Karine Samson, Founder of Optimal Efficiency

Startup Spotlight is an ongoing series that profiles Canadian wireless and mobile technology startups.  This month, we spoke with Karine Samson, Founder of Optimal Efficiency. The company provides a comprehensive project management software supporting the lifecycle of any type of project, from the conception to completion. Their patent pending technology optimizes key performance indicators for major industries such as construction, mining, oil & gas, military and logistics.  Tell us about your … Read More