On course to sustain 25% year-over-year international growth
Martin MacKinnon - Co-founder of B4checkin

Hospitality booking engine and online payment portals adopted by many of the largest resort hotels in the world

About the company

Offers cloud-based solutions with an unsurpassed secure online payment experience, ensuring both PCI-compliant booking and payments.

Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Industry: Technology

Entrepreneur challenge

This company had international growth ambitions but with few tangible assets, it faced real challenges to secure financing from conventional sources. And with the travel industry impacted by the COVID-19 crisis, the owners needed to preserve their cash flow to ride out this challenging period and pursue their growth plans.

BDC expertise

BDC supports more than 3,500 Canadian tech businesses. Its dedicated Tech team, which caters to asset-light companies and gives them access to the right funding, advice and partners, provided financing and a joint loan with EDC to address the firm’s challenges.


  • Achieved 25% year-over-year growth
  • Created many business opportunities despite these unusual times
  • Well-positioned to maintain a high rate of growth for the long term

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