LinkedIn names 25 hottest Canadian startups of 2019

Sep 4 2019, 2:20 pm

LinkedIn has released its 2nd annual Top Startups ranking, which highlights the “hottest Canadian companies to work for right now.”

The ranking uncovers breakout Canadian companies that are growing steadily, shifting talent flows around the world and are “altering the way we work and live.”

So, are you working for one of the nation’s hottest companies in 2019?

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The ranking was put together by LinkedIn’s editors and data scientists by generating results through the website’s 645 million members by looking at four work-related pillars: employment growth, engagement, job interest, and attraction of top talent.

To be eligible, companies must be 7 years old or younger, have at least 50 employees, be privately held, and be headquartered in Canada.


Here’s how LinkedIn’s ‘hottest Canadian companies to work for now’ lined up for 2019, along with their industry and headquartered city.

  1. ElementAI – Computer software, Montreal
  2. Wealthsimple – Financial services, Toronto
  3. Clearbanc – Financial services, Toronto
  4. CCI – Management consulting, Mississauga
  5. League – Insurance, Toronto
  6. Drop – Consumer services, Toronto
  7. Connected – Computer software, Toronto
  8. Dialogue – Health, wellness, and fitness, Montreal
  9. – Computer software, Toronto
  10. – Consumer services, Toronto
  11. Mejuri – Apparel and fashion, Toronto
  12. Ada – Computer software, Toronto
  13. PathFactory – Computer software, Toronto
  14. Opencare – Health, wellness, and fitness, Toronto
  15. Flybits – Computer software, Toronto
  16. Certarus – Oil and energy, Calgary
  17. StackAdapt – Internet, Toronto
  18. Loopio – Computer software, Toronto
  19. Collective Arts Brewing – Food and beverages, Hamilton
  20. Ample Organics – Information technology and services, Toronto
  21. Swift Medical – Medical devices, Toronto
  22. Borrowell – Financial services, Toronto
  23. Greenhouse – Food and beverages, Toronto
  24. #paid – Marketing and advertising, Toronto
  25. Venngage – Internet, Toronto

Visit the ranking for a full list of company details and methodology.

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