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The Ecosystem of Kelowna Startups

City Ranking
National Ranking
17th
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3
in Canada
Regional Ranking
140th
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33
in North America
Global Ranking
413th
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86
worldwide

top industries
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Social & Leisure
#194 worldwide
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Ecommerce & Retail
#249 worldwide
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Software and Data
#348 worldwide

notable startups
startup iconWTFast
startup iconFreshGrade
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ecosystem description

The Startup Ecosystem of Kelowna is ranked at number 413 globally, and shows a negative momentum decreasing -86 spots since 2021. Kelowna also ranks at number 17 in Canada, and 140 in North America.

Kelowna is an ideal place to locate for Social & Leisure, Ecommerce & Retail and Software and Data startups. As the most popular industries in Kelowna, there is a sample of 6 Social & Leisure startups in Kelowna, 6 Ecommerce & Retail startups in Kelowna, and 3 Software and Data startups in Kelowna, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is also a sample of 21 startups in Kelowna, 1 accelerators in Kelowna, 1 coworking spaces in Kelowna, no organizations in Kelowna and no leaders in Kelowna.

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FreshGrade is a personalized learning, observational assessment and engagement platform for teachers, students and parents, designed to meet the critical issues of: • Teachers needing easier ways to manage data and deliver personalized learning, but lacking time and resources • Parents lacking visibility into, and active involvement in their child's education. Read more
WTFast is the Gamers Private Network (GPN), a global data network designed specifically for MMO Gamers/Publishers and the transmission of their game data. The WTFast GPN ensures gamers have the optimal game connection and publishers deliver the optimal game experience - increasing game speed, reducing game disconnects, response deviation & lag. WTfast is a must have gaming utility for the 500 Million Global MMOG (Massively MultiPlayer Online Game) Market. Read more
MYND Life Sciences is a life sciences company focused on novel psychedelic drug development and pharmaceuticals. Read more
Our App allows riders to meet new friends & share biking related content, buy and sell motorcycle items, and track their riding experiences. Read more
Online marketplace and app for room rentals Read more
At Accelerate Okanagan, our mission is to give new and growing businesses in the technology industry competence Read more
We aim to make real estate simple by offering a suite of data products for both consumers and businesses. Read more
Automated Decisioning for E-Commerce Advertising Read more
Allied produces premium craft cannabinoid health products that support PTSI patients. Read more
Data Nerds provides an elegant solution in the vast market of real estate & property data. Read more
LRC is a professional consulting team based in Kelowna Read more
Produce an agricultural fibre pulp that will be sustainable in both production and use. Read more
ZESSE Power Systems' (Patent Pending) is a start-up company resident in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada. Read more
CPEX Networks is connects streamers and their communities to build contests. Read more
Lift Auto Group is an owner and operator of a network of automotive collision repair centers. Read more
We let people send money cheaper, easier, faster. Read more
Watch & Ride delivers the worlds 1st Virtual Snowboard School. Snowboarders can access beginner, intermediate and advanced Virtual Lessons anywhere, anytime. This allows users to learn and improve faster with high quality tuition from certified instructors. Our proven online system simplifies your snowboarding learning curve. The "5 How To's of Snowboarding" were developed through years of in-person instruction in British Columbia and make it easy and quick to improve your skills. Read more
GreenStep helps businesses measure, reduce and report on their environmental impacts to meet the growing consumer demand for responsible business. A cloud-based carbon calculator and sustainability reporting dashboard, complimented by a sustainability certification program and consulting services, provide businesses with credible eco-seals, similar to EnergyStar or Certified Organic. Read more
Every year metabridge hosts a 2.5 day retreat in British Columbia's wine country to bring together the most promising Canadian technology startups and some of the brightest minds from California’s Silicon Valley and other technology centres across North America. Through focused and interactive events, emerging technology companies establish important connections that provide them with the opportunity for investment, joint strategic partnerships, mentorship and advisory opportunities. metabridge aims to increase Canadian economic activity and connect Canadian technology companies to the global business world. Read more
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Top Cities for Startups in Canada Ranked by StartupBlink

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24th
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2
31.266
5.34
22.96
2.97
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18.880
3.27
12.10
3.51
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45th
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15.084
2.13
9.84
3.11
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89th
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7.943
0.86
3.58
3.51
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91st
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10
7.916
0.77
4.01
3.14
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104th
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12
6.997
1.25
2.24
3.51
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140th
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14
5.306
0.88
0.92
3.51
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1
142nd
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17
5.239
0.72
1.01
3.51
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42
4.495
0.77
0.23
3.50
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9
4.490
0.34
0.65
3.49
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