AGvisorPRO Secures Spot on THRIVE Cohort
AGvisorPRO to participate in THRIVE Canada’s Inaugural Accelerator Program.
CALGARY, ALBERTA — January 27th, 2022 — AGvisorPRO was selected, from 150 applicants, as one of ten companies to join the brand new THRIVE Accelerator Cohort. The program was created by SVG Ventures with the focus of supporting promising Canadian agtech start-ups.
“We are truly honoured to have been selected to be a part of the SVG Ventures’ THRIVE Cohort,” said AGvisorPRO Founder & CEO, Robert Saik. “We very much look forward to partnering with like-minded, agtech pioneers. We are confident that by working together, we can further our mission of utilizing our connectivity technology to help the entire agricultural sector enhance its profitability and sustainability.”
AGvisorPRO was founded back in 2018 with the core belief that knowledge is the key to sustainability. The platform prides itself in making ag professionals with a broad base of expertise remotely accessible to farmers or others seeking valuable insight. AGvisorPRO hopes that by connecting individuals within the ag sector, any struggle and confusion centred around sustainable practices will diminish, allowing the industry to move forward. Today they are thrilled to be joining the THRIVE Accelerator Cohort with the objective of continuing to revolutionize the ag world.
The new cohort, including AGvisorPRO, presented its innovative technological solutions at today’s Spotlight on Canadian AgriFood Innovation event. AGvisorPRO showcased its platform with its hundreds of existing experts on various topics such as plants, equipment, business and livestock. The company is currently in the process of branching out into the Californian marketplace.
“The opportunity of being a part of the THRIVE cohort could not have come at a better time. As we move into new territory, it’s essential to have the proper support and that’s exactly what I feel we’ve gained with THRIVE,” said Saik. “The AGvisorPRO team is excited about leveraging this opportunity, as we expand into the US and beyond.”
THRIVE has been named the most valuable accelerator in agtech, while SVG Ventures has been recognized as the most active agtech venture capital in the world. Over the previous 7 cohorts of THRIVE, their companies have created over $1 billion USD in value. Not to mention, many have become leaders across the agrifood tech space.
The THRIVE Canada Inaugural Accelerator is meant to support early-stage start-ups from across the value chain whose technologies drive individuals toward a more efficient, sustainable and secure agricultural future.
AGvisorPRO is agriculture’s connectivity platform, providing remote, instantaneous communication between farmers, experts, researchers and more.
Led by CEO Robert Saik, a 2021 CWA Top 50 Canadian Agricultural Leader, AGvisorPRO is focused on connecting agriculture to its experts.. Besides joining Thrive Canada’s Inaugural Accelerator Cohort this year, AGvisorPRO has received the following prestigious awards: 2021 Inventures Award, 2021 THRIVE People’s Choice Award, 2021 Manitoba Ag Days Agribusiness Winner, 2020 Ag in Motion Ag Innovation of the Year and 2020 Canadian Export Challenge Finalist Prairie Region.
AGvisorPRO is FREE to download for iOS, Android or desktop. Ag expert, industry partner and investor inquiries welcomed. For more information, please visit: www.AGvisorPRO.com. Follow us on: Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter.
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