Sports IQ Analytics secured US $7M seed funding from Harlo Equity Partners, The Kraft Group, Velo Partners, sports team owners and gaming executives. Harlo’s Justin Shulman will join Sports IQ board of directors.
Rho Canada, Lune Rouge, BDC backed LiveBarn secured minority growth equity investment from Susquehanna Growth Equity (SGE). SGE’s Scott Feldman and Jeff Steinberg will join LiveBarn’s expanded 11-member board of directors.
Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and CVC Capital Partners to pay US $210M for majority (60%) stake in BlueFocus’ international group of agencies to form Quebec City based agency group led by Brett Marchand
Solution Highpoint secured $4.35M from Fonds d’investissement de la culture et des communications (FICC) and National Bank of Canada. FICC’s Virginie Beck will join founder Jean-François Dubé on Solution Highpoint board.