Intertainment Media and Dx3 Canada have announced the participants in this year’s “Intertainment Media Incubation Zone” to be showcased at the Dx3 Canada expo on January 25 and 26, 2012 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. The IMIZ will showcase Canada’s top start-ups along with their respective incubators, culminating in a panel “pitch-off” for the chance to win a $20,000 prize of cash and professional services from Intertainment Media Inc.
Ron Tite, Chief Content Curator, commented, “The line-up of participating companies is extremely exciting. The goal of this show is to showcase the best of Canadian digital technology and innovation. By offering a glimpse inside a variety of the Canadian incubators from across the country, the IMIZ does just that. Companies like 2XM Interactive, an instore touch screen shopping technology to TopVoice, one of the world’s first social loyalty programs will all demo their products within the IMIZ.”
Confirmed companies include:
|2 XM Interactive||Dynamite Network Solutions|
|Green Owl Mobile||Viafoura|
The Top 5 selection will take place on Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 3:30pm and the Final 3 Pitch-Off will take place Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 1pm at the Moneris Small Business Zone Theatre on the Dx3 Canada Expo Floor. The IMIZ is free to visit with pre-registration to the Dx3 Canada Expo Floor.
“Intertainment is proud to be the driver behind the DX3 showcase and helping bring more focus to the incredible technology talent that exists in this country.” said David Lucatch, CEO of Intertainment Media. “Intertainment Media is committed to finding, fostering and delivering leading edge technology to the Canadian and global media landscape and this opportunity is a natural fit with our mandate.”