Our 2020 LiONS LAIR finalists met with Salman Aziz, host of the ZoneCast podcast, to share more about their game-changing solutions and their entrepreneurship journey.

BData Solutions

Congratulations to BData Solutions for being selected as a 2020 LiONS LAIR Finalist!

Episode 195: AI for Predictive Maintenance

BDATA has developed an Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning driven industry 4.0 platform named as Intelligent Plant Management System IPMS® for manufacturing and process industries.


Powered by Arc

Congratulations to Powered by Arc on being selected as a 2020 LiONS LAIR finalist!

Gihan Fonseka, founder and CEO of Powered by Arc, discusses the sports and esports management platform he designed for players, coaches and clubs.

Powered by ARC is a Social Networking Platform that builds tools for Sports and eSports Organizations to manage their club, Conveners to manage their leagues & tournaments, Coaches to manage their teams, and Players to Manage their career while reducing the workload and offering more information to all stakeholders.  https://arc.link

Digby Paints

Congratulations to Digby Paints on being selected as a 2020 LiONS LAIR finalist!

On this episode of the ZoneCast podcast, Salman Aziz interviews with Jill Torrance and Emily Kinread, Co-founders of Digby Paints, an online provider of paints and related accessories, to discuss how the e-commerce platform is digitizing the paint-buying process.

PULSE Lifesaving

Congratulations to PULSE Lifesaving for being selected as a 2020 LiONS LAIR Finalist!

Dawson Lucier, founder and CEO of PULSE Lifesaving, discusses an augmented reality solution that enables first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation training to be delivered virtually.

PULSE is an educational technology company and accredited lifesaving and first aid training provider developing innovative new ways to train workforces remotely using augmented reality.


About the ZoneCast Podcast

The ZoneCast podcast is hosted by Salman Aziz who has interviewed many Hamilton-based and Innovation Factory innovators as part of a series that connects with entrepreneurs, professionals and academics.  ZoneCast has heard from 160+ innovators. Profiled guests include Ontario Centres of Excellence, Aviva Ventures and IBM Innovation Space.

ZoneCast is available through eight different online channels including Google Podcasts and Spotify.