Every year, we look forward to the Killer Content Awards because it gives us the chance to celebrate the B2B brands that are pushing the creative limits with their content marketing. But I think we can all agree after the year we had in 2020, we could really use a celebration. Vendasta’s Conquer Local Podcast hosted by George Leith won the 2021 Killer Content Award for Audio Content.
Saskatoon-based software startup Vendasta has secured $119.5 million CAD in funding as part of a change in plans that will see the company put its IPO on hold. The round, which consisted entirely of primary financing, was led by New York’s Lugard Road Capital, and saw participation from Nicola Wealth, the Canadian Business Growth Fund (CBGF), and a group of other undisclosed existing investors.
With COVID-19 generating demand for e-commerce and other digital business practices, many tech companies have been scrambling to staff up. With many offices temporarily closed due to pandemic restrictions, these companies are looking further afield for talented people who can work remotely.
On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared a global pandemic. Roughly one year later, the digital marketing SaaS company Vendasta checked in with small businesses to find out how the pandemic impacted their businesses.
Vendasta is proud to launch new automations to its end-to-end ecommerce platform, allowing channel partners to quickly operationalize customer life cycle events and serve more of their small business clients, more effectively, and at scale.