VizworX helps customers better engage with their data and make informed decisions.
- May 2012
Where It All Began
Where It All BeganMay 1, 2012In May of 2012, Jeff LaFrenz, Frank Maurer, and Sheelagh Carpendale Incorporated to create VizworX Inc. VizworX spun out of two research labs at the University of Calgary as a means of promoting and facilitating technology commercialization.
- January 2015
Company Diversification and Pivot
Company Diversification and PivotJanuary 20, 2015With the oil and gas turndown in 2014 VizworX explored other markets for its technologies. This included broadening the technology portfolio to include technologies such as AR, VR and AI and diversifying the market focus to including oil and gas, government, construction, defence and aerospace.
- October 2015
TechRev 2015 Innovators Award
TechRev 2015 Innovators AwardOctober 15, 2015VizworX was honored to win Innovate Calgary’s TechRev Innovators Award. TechRev celebrates and recognizes local technology innovators that have contributed to the success of Calgary’s tech sector.
- September 2017
Start of Rapid Company Growth
Start of Rapid Company GrowthSeptember 14, 2017As demand increases, VizworX team grows rapidly.
- June 2018
Graduated from the Creative Destruction Lab
Graduated from the Creative Destruction LabJune 14, 2018VizworX successfully completed and graduated from the first Creative Destruction Lab Rockies cohort based in Calgary.
- October 2018
Most Innovative Company Award
Most Innovative Company AwardOctober 14, 2018VizworX was honored to win the Calgary Small Business Week Most Innovative Company Award.
- November 2018
Fastest Growing Company Award
Fastest Growing Company AwardNovember 20, 2018VizworX was honored to win Start Alberta’s Fastest Growing Company Award for under 5million.