May 3, 2022 | News Release
October 19, 2021 | News Release
District Ventures Capital ("District Ventures") today announced the closing of an equity investment in Just Vertical, a Toronto-based company that produces vertical hydroponic growing systems which double as furniture.
September 7, 2021 | News Release
April 13, 2021 | News Release
March 11, 2021 | News Release
March 9, 2021 | News Release
District Ventures Capital closes an equity investment with Vertiball, the Fredericton-based company behind the world’s first 360˚ movement, innovative personal muscular care device that treats muscle tension and back pain.
February 26, 2021 | News Release
District Ventures Capital announces an equity investment of $5 million in Outcast Foods, an innovative food technology company that diverts food waste from landfills and turns discarded fruits and vegetables into clean, nutrient-dense, sustainable food products.
February 10, 2021 | News Release
December 8, 2020 | News Release
October 20, 2020 | News Release
Nielsen and District Ventures form strategic alliance to bring expertise to small Canadian Businesses
October 6, 2020 | News Release
July 10, 2019 | News Release
District Ventures Capital (“District Ventures”), the consumer goods venture capital fund founded by Arlene Dickinson, announced today funding commitments from OMERS, the defined benefit pension plan for municipal employees in Ontario ($33mm) and the Bank of Montreal (“BMO”).
May 1, 2019 | News Release
In a Canadian first, District Ventures has announced a partnership with global convenience industry leader, Circle K, that will see Canadian food and beverage products made more accessible to consumers.
February 27, 2018 | News Release
February 26, 2018 | News Release
February 13, 2018 | Newswire
District Ventures Capital has announced it has closed an equity investment with OneWorld Foods ("OneWorld"), a Canadian producer of authentic ethnic and Halal foods. The partnership will help bring traditional South Asian and Halal products to an expanding consumer base.
November 9, 2017 | News Release
August 2, 2017 | Private Capital Journal
July 19, 2017 | CBC On the Money
June 22, 2017 | The Globe and Mail
Arlene Dickinson returns to CBC’s Dragons’ Den.
April 11, 2017
Exciting news! Arlene Dickinson will rejoin the hit series Dragons’ Den for its 12th season. Arlene left the show in 2015 to launch District Venture Capital, and is now returning to the popular CBC-TV series to further support Canadian entrepreneurs. Read more below:
March 28, 2017 | The Globe and Mail
March 7, 2017 | Betakit
February 11, 2017 | The Calgary Herald
May 6, 2016 | Financial Post