Buyatab Media Inc.
Buyatab is a leading provider of advanced online gift card infrastructure solutions for medium- and large-sized businesses. Buyatab provides a seamless solution for gift cards to be purchased from a merchant’s online properties (website, mobile site, Facebook page, etc.) and delivered to recipients via email or text message, leveraging the rapid growth in mobile device and social media use, and with full compatibility to mobile wallets such as Apple Wallet. With clients in the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia, Buyatab provides eGift Card services to merchants in a wide variety of sectors, including retail, hospitality, restaurant, shopping, hotel and others.
Buyatab was the 2010-11 recipient of the Business Centre Solutions Award through Venture Connection, and graduated from Venture Connection's incubator in June 2012.
In the News:
September 11, 2013
Buyatab wins Best Digital Gifting Programme at Emerging Payment Awards
Venture Connection alumni Buyatab wins Best Digital Gifting Programme at Emerging Payment Awards in London, England on October 2015
June 13, 2016
VC alumni Buyatab is "People's Choice" in the 2016 Technology Impact Awards
Venture Connection alumni Buyatab was awarded the "People's Choice" awards at the 2016 Technology Impact Awards hosted by the BC Tech Association.
March 01, 2016
Ionomr and Watergenics enter the 2016 Cleantech Emerging Rockets List
Ionomr and Watergenics were revealed to be included in Ready to Rocket's 2016 CleanTech Emerging Rockets on March 1, 2016
September 03, 2013
Venture Connection is featured in an article by BC Business about university based entrepreneurship programs. Buyatab founder and VC Alum, Matias Marquez is also profiled.
June 24, 2013
Cineplex Entertainment and Buyatab win National Award for eGift Card and Marketing Program
Venture Connection alumni Buyatab Media Inc. was recognized with a national industry award
November 23, 2011
Buyatab student founder honoured for success
The founder of a burgeoning online instant gift card company is Simon Fraser University’s newest Student Entrepreneur of the Year.
December 06, 2010
Give a 'tab' for Christmas
September 27, 2010
Burnaby Business To Support Student Ventures
Business Centre Solutions provides Venture Connection with $200,000 in-kind gift to support student entrepreneurs
October 23, 2010
Building a new business
Matias Marquez is profiled by Burnaby NOW