Breather, Clearbanc, Clio, Drop, Rubikloud, Vidyard, and Wealthsimple have collectively raised $1.2 billion since being founded.

What do those seven companies have in common?

The were all named to the Canadian Innovation Exchange’s Top 20 program.

The CIX Top 20 program is Canada’s largest national showcase of the hottest and most innovative tech companies.

Hundreds of applications are submitted each year from across Canada and the CIX Selection Committee evaluates and selects 20 based on 5 criteria: Business Model, Quality of Product and Service Offering, Innovation, Market Opportunity and Depth of Management.

The 2019 list is live and two Vancouver startups have made the grade.

Curatio is on a mission to give every patient in the world a buddy network for life through their personalized, on-demand patient peer support network.

Owl.co is a modular data aggregator that allows banks and insurers to know their customers like never before.

Both companies are currently hiring in Vancouver.

The founder of each company will present at CIX 2019 on October 16-17, 2019 to share their story and unique innovation to over 700 investors and peers in the North American technology ecosystem.

Good luck to Curatio and Owl.co!