Assent Compliance, RBC, RealDecoy and Shopify were honoured for hiring and integrating immigrants into the workplace
The Ottawa e-commerce firm has also found success on social media this week after Instragram said it would expand its Shopify-powered product tag across Canada.
CEO Tobi Lutke tweeted that he hopes this model becomes the future of developer education.
Shapero comes to the Ottawa tech firm from online wealth management firm Betterment, where she served in the top accounting role since 2016.
Money will help e-commerce firm “fund its growth strategies.”
Results 'speaks to how far we have come in the past few years,' chief financial officer says.
Shopify's technology will also be used inside brick-and-mortar stores to process transactions on iPads and for digital screens displaying product and health information.
Canadian companies secured a record $2.7 billion in venture capital this past year, though Ottawa firms brought less to the table, according to a new report.
Shopify’s Tobi Lütke and Cody Fauser are contributing to the round, as well as Med-Eng co-founder Richard L’Abbé.
Apple's head honcho was also in Toronto to promote a cause close to Shopify CEO Tobi Lütke's heart: kids learning code.