It’s hard to recall a Canadian startup that has had as much advance buzz as Pagecloud. The Ottawa software firm is barely a year old and about a month away from launching its first product, yet it has already raised $6-million in seed financing from Canadian and U.S. investors – including Shopify CEO Tobi Lutke – and was a finalist at TechCrunch’s Disrupt conference this past spring. The company booked $200,000 in revenues from advance sales in August alone and is in the process of doubling its staff size to 15 people from six months ago. “Their ambitions are definitely grand and their technology is great,” said Mr. Lutke. “I think it’s going to be a big deal.”   …. read more