On Thursday, September 16, 2016 we celebrated Canada's Unicorn & Centurion companies. 

This invitation only event was the social event of the year for Canadian tech founders, investors, influencers & ecosystem builders, along with select US VC’s & media.  


Centurions ($100M+ exits) 

Unicorns ($1B+ valuations and exits)

based on public numbers as of August 1, 2015 to July 31st, 2016. 


Michele Romanow, Mc

2016's Spotlight Awards was Michele Romanow is a Canadian tech entrepreneur, television personality, board director and venture capitalist. She co-founded SnapSaves, which was acquired by Groupon in June 2014 and renamed Snap by Groupon.

She co-founded Buytopia.ca, a Canadian Deal site that was #3 on Canada’s list of fastest growing companies. She is on the list of 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada and was named as one of the Forbes Top 20 Most Disruptive “Millennials on a Mission”.  Romanow joined the cast of CBC’s Dragons' Den in Season 10.

2016 Gallery

Unicorn Sponsors

Centurion Sponsors

Additional Sponsors


Media in Attendence


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