Rhino Ventures

Rhino Ventures in Showbie’s $5 million Series A financing round


Rhino Ventures


$5 million


Emerging and High Growth Companies

Date Closed

August 2020

Lead Office



On August 20, 2020, Showbie completed a $5 million Series A financing round led by Rhino Ventures. The funding will be used to improve Showbie’s digital communication on its platform and will build products to help teachers, schools and districts better understand student engagement.

Rhino Ventures is a Vancouver based venture capital fund focused on investments in early stage technology companies located in Western Canada.

Showbie is an Edmonton based EdTech startup specializing in providing a variety of educational tools through one app. Showbie is designed to increase teacher productivity, aid in identifying struggling students and allows administrators to follow learning objectives.

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP advised Rhino Ventures with a team consisting of Justin Young and Laura Webb (Emerging and High Growth Companies).