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HiretheWorld Wins Innovation Award

We were recently recognized as one of British Columbia’s 20 Most Innovative Companies by BC Business Magazine and we couldn’t be happier! To be recognized for all the great work our team and community has been pumping out is awesome, but the real excitement came from looking around at the other companies at the awards night, knowing all these great ideas are based here in BC. Looking at that list, it’s clear that we’ve got some great minds in BC and that we’ll soon be giving innovation centres like Silicon Valley a run for their money.

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HiretheWorld founder Arash Afrooze winner of 1st annual FuEL Awards

Launched in 2011, the FuEL Awards were created to promote entrepreneurship in Canada by identifying forward-thinking role models for youth and illustrating the many benefits of venturing out on one’s own.

FuEL Awards for Canada's Best Young Entrepreneurs winners
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From geek speak to global business

A brief review of the crowdsourcing industry as a whole and an in depth look at HiretheWorld’s plans to expand from a Design Contest website into a world leader in online work. Article by Rick Spence.

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Web startup finds success following tech award

An update of HiretheWorld’s progress one year on from winning first prize at the NVBC competition. Article by Scott Simpson.

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Jets Logo Contest National Coverage on CTV


National television coverage of HiretheWorld’s Jets Logo Contest. Coverage by Jon Hendricks.

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