Kitchener Waterloo, November 2016, FISHBUOYTM was selected among other high-tech companies in the Kitchener-Waterloo region to be showcased in the 2016 Technology Spotlight. Technology Spotlight is published by the Waterloo Region Record, a division of Metroland Media Group Ltd.
"It was a great honour to be recognized among other top innovators in the region. Community support for FISHBUOY has been amazing and this publication highlights the incredible infrastructure Kitchener-Waterloo can offer startups. There is a real energy in the region with many comparing us to Silicon Valley! Organizations such as the Accelerator Center, Open Data Exchange (ODX) and similar groups have provided FISHBUOY the ability to focus on the technology and overcome hurdles. We could not have progressed without them." says Martin Draeger, Founder, President FISHBUOY
FISHBUOY is a Canadian-based start-up focused on providing fishermen, fisheries agencies, retailers, and lodges with practical, science-based software solutions to improve fishing success on the water, support fisheries management, and bring the right products to fishermen. Through years of experience in freshwater sports fishing, numerical modeling, environmental data management and geo-statistical data analysis, FISHBUOY has adapted traditional techniques to benefit fishermen. Today, FISHBUOY continues to evolve spatial, temporal and bio-analysis technologies used to improve fishing success within mobile applications, BIG-data networks, social networks and community-driven models.