Bloom: The podcast about innovation in Edmonton

Sharmin and Ali Habib, the sister-and-brother team behind Umay, reveal what it was like to seek investment in their eye-health and relaxation company on Dragons' Den. And we check in on a couple of other Edmonton companies that have pitched their businesses on TV.

Show Notes

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Other entrepreneurs who have pitched on TV
Many thanks to our title sponsor, Innovate Edmonton, as well as to Alberta Blue Cross for support of this episode.

Bloom is produced by Taproot Edmonton, a source of curiosity-driven original stories, curated newsletters on various topics, and locally focused podcasts, all in the service of informing Edmontonians about what is going on in their community.

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Editing by Castria; theme music by Dave Von Bieker; cover art by Vikki Wiercinski.

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What is Bloom: The podcast about innovation in Edmonton?

Bloom is a podcast about innovation in Edmonton. Learn about the opportunities available in the Edmonton region and hear from local innovators tackling some of the world's biggest challenges. Hosted by Faaiza Ramji and Karen Unland. New episodes are published every Thursday.