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QyourVenture Company Profiles

 

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Vectorotor

https://www.vectorotor.com/

Vectorotor is providing drone technology to inspection service providers to perform inspections that involve physical contact with hard-to-reach infrastructure. 

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Childhood Cancer Survivor Canada

Childhood Cancer Survivor Canada is a charity organization that creates awareness, provides peer support, and brings access to care to childhood cancer survivors across Canada.  

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The Positivity Project

https://ww.positivityproj.com

The Positivity Project is a business that allows people to send customized handwritten cards that we will create, handwrite, and ship for you around the world to anyone! By offering convenience, accessibility, and affordability, we want to create a more positive world for all.

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Burst

Burst is a mobile-based application that aims to enhance involvement at Universities by leveraging a platform where students can easily browse, create and join events. This application will allow students to connect with a diverse range of campus communities on one platform, allowing them to explore their interests easily and further their academic experience. Burst aims to increase organization and make development opportunities easier to access, creating a more well-balanced and less stressful student experience.

 
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Leash Technologies

Google maps to find the café, Uber to get us there. We depend on our phones to keep track of our lives, let Leash keep track of your phone. Leash is a device that is small enough to go in your pocket, purse or keychain and will alert you when you leave your phone behind. Leash is equipped with vibration motors and speaker that will be triggered when the phone or Leash leaves the radius. Using various sensors on the phone, Leash knows exactly when the phone is being left behind versus stolen, and alerts you accordingly. Leash is packed with many other customizable features. It collects user data to see when and where the user loses their phone and will send notifications to their phone next time they visit the same location.

 
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Red Alert Housing

https://rahousing.com/

RA Housing (RAH) is an online rental platform which connects student tenants across North America to Housing Providers (Landlords and Property Management). Our services include but are not limited to Property Listings, Rental Reviews, Rental History Check, Rental Score, Tenant Rental Recommendation, Online Payments, Rental News, etc.

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Indezone Energy

www.getindezone.com

Featured on Dragons' Den, Indezone Energy is a natural, patent-pending nootropic (cognitive stimulant), that is approved by Health Canada with a claim to improve brain performance. Developed to naturally increase attention and alertness without the jitters, sugar, or calories of coffee and energy drinks, each capsule is made in Canada at Health Canada licensed facilities with the strictest quality standards. Since launching in 2017, Indezone Energy has become Canada's best-selling cognitive stimulant on Amazon.ca.

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Blackthorn Farms

https://blackthornfarms.ca/

Blackthorn Farms is an integrated wholesaler and farm that provides fresh fruits and vegetables to grocery stores, restaurants and institutions in Ontario. Our focus on ethical sourcing and sustainable growing practices ensures that the both the locally grown and imported foods that you feed your family everyday are wholesome, from seed to table.

 
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Besify

https://besify.com/

Besify's mission is to spread free wifi in urban areas. Besify is a wifi marketing service that allows businesses to offer free wifi to their customers at a very low cost, provides important data analytics on customer behaviour and area foot traffic, and lets advertisers advertise with confidence.

                     

Lowegistics Agriculture

Lowegistics Agriculture LLC. is a data-based company that is focused on improving the safety, quality, cost, and schedule associated with produce delivery from farm to destination processing facility. We leverage analytics and innovative packaging solutions to quantify the financial opportunity present in the global food chain. Emily Lowe, the founder of Lowegistics started her first company at 17 years old and has 5 years of supply chain management experience. Passionate about global supply chains, Emily seeks to reduce supply chain cost and increase profit through innovation, standardization, and mobility.

 
                       

Lukabox

Lukabox is a human way to keep track of your medications. Designed for seniors, the device requires no technical knowledge and functions exactly like a traditional pillbox, but has built-in sensors to detect when a compartment is opened. If the user forgets to take their medication, they are offered real-time reminders to help keep them on track. Lukabox also logs dynamic adherence data so that the user can monitor their compliance and keep their family and medical practitioners informed.

                      

Spectrum Academy

Spectrum Academy supports teachers with students on the autism spectrum. We utilize augmented reality applications to develop empathy and educational videos to provide teachers with practical skills to implement in the classroom. Our goal is to ensure that all students with autism spectrum disorder will be able to receive high-quality education.

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Candy Cutlery

https://candycutlery.com/

Candy Cutlery is a sustainable edible utensil brand that currently specializes in edible dessert spoons, located in over 30 locations across Canada. To learn more, feel free to reach out to lyn@candycutlery.com

Mero Technologies

https://mero.co/

Mero Technologies is a cloud-based technology startup delivering insights on washroom supply levels to cleaners and property managers. The platform enables its customers to ensure facilities are always kept clean, cleaning staff are properly managed, and that buildings uphold their commitment to sustainable environmental practices. Mero’s product not only saves building managers' money, but also ensures a building's dispensers are always functioning as they should be: with fully stocked supplies.

Whisk

Whisk is creating a better restaurant experience. By offering a mobile payment platform, no longer will customers have to wait for the bill. Users can easily access deals, split items amongst friends, and pay right from their phones. Restaurants will benefit from quicker turnover, greater customer insight, and happier patrons. By seamlessly integrating with existing restaurant systems, there are no capital or training costs to worry about. It’s time to start dining and dashing…legally.

Focus Forward for Indigenous Youth

https://www.focusforwardfiy.org/

Focus Forward for Indigenous Youth’s mission is to improve the quality of life in Indigenous communities by empowering youth through opportunities that will develop employable skills and greater self-confidence. In collaboration with these communities, Focus Forward for Indigenous Youth develops educational programs which will enable youth to improve their own living conditions and develop a greater understanding of land-based living. As facilitators, we create a design, source materials, and acquire funding to make the projects into a reality. Our vision is to scale this program across Canada, empowering youth with the tools they need to succeed while helping their communities thrive. Whether it’s building a greenhouse, a tiny home or something completely unique. The possibilities are endless to create a prosperous and sustainable future for all.

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Rooted Foods Co. 

www.rootedfoodsco.com

Rooted Foods Co. is a grocery delivery service designed specifically for university students. They deliver fresh, affordable, and locally-sourced groceries to the doorsteps of Queen’s students every week at no delivery charge. The company seeks to engage students in the Kingston community by providing them with the tools to buy local, and the resources to live a healthier, more sustainable lifestyle. 

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Whee-Bike

www.queensu.ca/gazette/stories/setting-wheels-motion

The Whee-Bike team is developing an affordable mobility solution that will enable individuals who use a wheelchair to independently complete daily tasks with ease. Through leveraging e-bike technology, they are providing a solution that can help unlock the potential of those with mobility constraints. 

 

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DisTech Automation

www.distechautomation.com

DisTech designs and sells the “Prometheus V2”, an all-metal hot 3D printer head that is fully customizable and works with any 3D printer. Machined from a single piece of stainless steel, the 1-piece nozzle allows for easy assembly and eliminates all internal “melt-zone” junctions. The hot end can print at extremely high temperatures and maintain excellent consistency.

 

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Connectiv8

 
Connectiv8 is a student-run platform that brings real-world business projects to talented students. Students can gain valuable experience, earn money, and work on short-term projects that range from web design to prototyping. Businesses, entrepreneurs, and organizations looking to have a project completed can access the pool of talent available to them through Connectiv8; and in doing so, they help to provide students with experience-based education. 
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Timberwolf Cycles

 
TimberWolf Cycles integrates performance cycling and history's most tested material: wood.  Producing high performance road bikes from this natural material yields aesthetic and technical elegance.  The unique properties of woods soften road vibration while efficiently delivering power through an exceptionally light weight and beautiful frame.