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Skywatch

A company providing the digital infrastructure for distributing earth observation data and derived intelligence.

Skywatch is a company providing the digital infrastructure for distributing earth observation data and derived intelligence that is headquartered in Waterloo, Ontario and was founded in 2014 by Dexter Jagula, james Slifierz, and Roland Sing.

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On February 1, 2018 SkyWatch announced raising $3.2 million in seed funding from Space Angles (lead investor), Sinai Ventures (lead investor), Techstars Ventures, SK Ventures, Golden Ventures, Globalive Capital, ARC Angel Fund, and Amadeo Brenninkmeijer.

Timeline

June 15, 2021
SkyWatch raises $21,000,000 CAD in Series B round led by Drive Capital, with participation from BDC ICE Venture Fund, Golden Ventures, Space Capital, and Bullpen Capital.
January 4, 2020
Skywatch raises a $10,000,000 series A round from Bullpen Capital.
February 1, 2018
Skywatch raises a $3,200,000 seed round from ARC Angel Fund, Globalive Capital, Golden Ventures, SK Ventures, Sinai Ventures and Techstars Ventures.

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Darrell Etherington
June 15, 2021
TechCrunch
Waterloo-based SkyWatch was among the first startups to recognize that the key to unlocking the real benefits of the space economy lay in making Earth observation data accessible and portable, and now the company has raised a $17.2 million Series B to help it further that goal. Fresh on the heals of a partnership with [...]
James McLeod
January 3, 2020
Financial Post
SkyWatch's Marine Dumontier at the Communitech offices.National Post file photo

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