Alacrity Canada facilitates success and economic growth in the Western Canadian technology sector by providing support and entrepreneurial mentorship to promising entrepreneurs, in addition to finding and connecting these individuals with the venture capital funding needed to develop thriving local tech companies.
Alacrity uses the knowledge and experience of its advisors to develop companies that address identified market needs and as a result the entrepreneur and the investor have a uniquely high success rate.
Alacrity Canada supports Western Canadian companies in the technology sector, with an emphasis on telecommunications and SaaS. For updates on portfolio companies or insights into industry findings, follow our blog.
Alacrity Canada works with educational institutions and government department partners to encourage a regionalized investment strategy that has significant economic and social impact in Western Canada.
The Alacrity Foundation is a not-for-profit organization founded in British Columbia in 2009 with a mandate to promote technological entrepreneurship and facilitate regionalized investment opportunities.
Since inception, Alacrity Foundation companies in Victoria and Vancouver have employed in excess of 200 people and have had a direct economic impact of $300 million in Western Canada. The foundation has also helped bring over $225 million dollars into the BC technology ecosystem through our investor readiness program through 2014-2017.