AgeRate, has been selected as the Top 101 pick by Best Startup Canada for two categories, Health Diagnostic Companies and Personal Health Companies in Canada and has graduated in the top of its cohort within the NextAI program. The Forge client is an Ontario-based startup offering an at-home blood test and a mobile app that helps track aging in real-time, enabling users to make smarter lifestyle choices.
The startups named by Best Startup Canada have shown exceptional performance in innovation (having an innovative idea, route to market or product), growth, management, or societal impact.
In September, AgeRate also graduated from the NextAI program and was named one of the Top 10 Graduates within the cohort. Next AI is an accelerator and founder development program for artificial intelligence-based ventures, delivered in Montreal and Toronto. Next AI identifies talented ideas or early-stage teams with ambitious solutions and leverage Canada’s leadership position in AI to provide them with the capital, mentorship, education and network to disrupt industries. AgeRate received $25,000 in non-dilutive funding and hands-on support during the program to help build out their AI models.
Recently, AgeRate had a beta launch of their product to the market. In the beta launch, users can choose between a baseline test or two tests at either end of a three-month window to monitor the impact their lifestyle changes have had on their test results. These early users will receive an exclusive discount of up to 50% off.
“I’m very proud of the incredible work our team has done to get the beta version of our product to market. We are experiencing serious momentum and are thrilled that our efforts to date have been recognized by Best Startup Canada and NextAI,” said Cole Kirshner, CEO and co-founder of AgeRate. “It’s just the beginning and are very excited for this next phase of our business with our beta launch.”
Watch Kirshner presenting at Next AI Montreal 2021:
Read more about the 101 top personal health startups and companies selected by Best Startup Canada.
Support AgeRate in their quest to help humanity live healthier for longer by joining their beta launch here.