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Joist Featured in Winnipeg Free Press

June 20, 2013

Justin Kathan and Brendon Sedo beat out representatives from six other startup companies Wednesday at the Fort Garry Hotel with their pitch for Joist, a company that enables contractors to create estimates, print invoices, manage projects and order materials using a smartphone, tablet or computer instead of a pen and a piece of paper.

WAYNE GLOWACKI / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS

WAYNE GLOWACKI / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS

But while it’s one thing to think you have a good idea, it’s quite another when experienced venture capitalists and entrepreneurs believe you’re onto something.

“It’s great to have high-quality judges, such as Lane (Becker) validate what we’re doing. They’re highly respected and it’s cool when they see (Joist) as relevant to customers,” Kathan said.

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