Founded on the idea of pooling capital to support and build the local economy, Conexus Credit Union launched Conexus Venture Capital to fuel the local tech ecosystem.
Our first fund (Fund #1) launched in 2019, investing in prairie based technology start ups.
In 2021 Conexus Venture Capital launched an agtech focused fund, Emmertech, backed by key stakeholders in the North American agricultural ecosystem.
This fund invests where ‘technology meets the farm’.
Conexus Venture Capital is joining Cultivator in partnering with C100. This will give our portfolio companies access to a global network of resources to grow their businesses to the next level.
Taiv has partnered with Pepsi on the latest “better with Pepsi” campaign, highlighting “rum and Pepsi” as a drink of choice on Taiv screens in their markets. Read more about the exciting results.
AGTECH ACCELERATOR, a partnership of Emmertech, Cultivator, and EDR, has partnered on a MOU with Olds College to help build a new agtech hub in Alberta and Saskatchewan.
Vive Crop Protection has been chosen as 1 of 8 companies for Government of Canada’s Global Hypergrowth Project. The program looks to scale Canadian companies into new global powerhouses.
Vive Crop Protection has raised an additional CA$11.2M in an extension to its Series C financing round. Investors joining Emmertech include BDC, EDC, and Co-operators.
Two innovators, Farm Health Guardian Ltd. and NoveTechnologies, LLC (NoveTech) have joined to bring revolutionary farm biosecurity technology to pork and poultry producers in North America.