|Date Announced:||October 24, 2018|
|Client Name:||District Ventures|
District Ventures is investing in a group of seven Canadian entrepreneurs for its sixth cohort. The cohort includes unique companies from multiple categories across the consumer packaged goods industry, each with their own unique product, including:
1. La Dee Da Gourmet Sauces – Hamilton, O.N.
2. Genuine Tea – Toronto, O.N.
3. Maze Bar – Toronto, O.N.
4. Naledo – Vancouver, B.C.
5. ProDr8 – Saint-Lazare, Q.C.
6. Quench – Montreal, Q.C.
Each company will receive a $150,000 investment in exchange for a minority equity stake.
District Ventures Capital is part of an ecosystem of support that delivers capital, mentorship and marketing to innovative food, beverage and health companies. Founded in 2015 by Arlene Dickinson, District Ventures Accelerator, District Ventures Capital, and Venture Communications operate with the sole purpose to turning successful companies into globally respected brands.