Tag: OBJ

  • Trexity CEO is pitch perfect for investors — and his own daughter

    Alok Ahuja is hoping a compelling elevator pitch will soon open the doors to the U.S. market for his Ottawa-based on-demand delivery company.

  • Ottawa startup leaders talk resilience at TiECON Canada

    The following preview is taken from the Ottawa Business Journal Resilience is a word that pops up everywhere these days, but for good reason given the times. On Thursday, David Gaylord, CEO of Bushbalm Skincare, took to the stage with Pierce Ujjainwalla, co-founder and CEO of Knak, Noibu co-founder and president Kailin Noivo, Trexity CEO and co-founder Alok Ahuja and Fellow.app […]

  • Trexity Partners with The Snowsuit Fund and Makes an Impact with Cookies and Smiles.

    The following preview is taken from the Ottawa Business Journal Ottawa businesses and other community-minded organizations are stepping up to keep marginalized children warm this winter by delighting clients, staff and others with a gift of scrumptious cookies. The Tim Hortons® Smile Cookie Campaign, running September 19-25, donates the full $1 from every Smile Cookie […]

  • From here to there: Fast-growing Trexity lands $5M financing round

    The following preview is from Ottawa Business Journal Ottawa-based Trexity has just topped up its tank as it pushes to gain ground in the fast-growing last-mile delivery space. The four-year-old startup said this week it’s landed a $5-million seed funding round led by Telus Ventures, with participation from New York’s Studio VC, Winnipeg-based commercial real estate […]

  • A material difference: Businesses pitch in to support Ottawa Clothing Drive

    The following preview is from Ottawa Business Journal For Trexity CEO and co-founder Alok Ahuja, there was no hesitation in helping Richling. “When he approached and said, ‘Alok, this is what I want to do,’ I said, ‘I don’t care what it is, I’m in’,” said Ahuja. Starting Friday, Trexity will be collecting clothing donations by […]

  • Trexity riding high as pump prices soar

    The following preview is from Ottawa Business Journal With soaring prices at the pump driving Canadians around the bend, Alok Ahuja says his business is gearing up for a boom. Ahuja, the co-founder and CEO of Ottawa-based last-mile delivery service Trexity, says the company’s drivers have been going flat-out over the past few months as cash-strapped […]