FanSaves, a SaaS company that wants to help organizations increase engagement among their fanbase, has won the second annual RC100 competition, receiving a $100,000 seed investment from Renfrew County Community Futures Development Corporation (CFDC).
“We want to show the world that Renfrew County is the place to do business and we want to prove that a rural county can help produce a world-class tech startup.”
The Cornwall-based startup helps sports teams and other organizations, including towns, e-sports, events, universities, schools, and influencers, by offering fans discounts and deals from sponsors of their favourite teams and organizations. Following the win, FanSaves plans to run its own innovation project in Renfrew County in the fall, hoping to offer locals the chance to help the co-founders solve challenges faced by the entrepreneurial community.
“We want to prove that you don’t have to live in Silicon Valley to be a successful tech company,” said Shannon Ferguson, co-foun..Read More