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DescriptionCustomizable Mobile Business Forms


11911 Freedom Drive
Suite 850
Reston, VA, 20190


CEO & Co-Founder
VP of Mobility
VP of Software Development
VP Sales & BD
Vice President
Vice President, Channel Sales & Business Development
Vice President – Application Store
Board of Directors
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TOTAL $11.1M
Seed, 8/2008
Series A, 3/2009
Series A, 7/2009
Series B, 7/2011
Motorola Solutions Venture Capital
Series C, 3/2013
Melanie Perkins
Series C, 5/2013
Osage Venture Partners
Motorola Solutions Venture Capital
Partial Close, 1/2014



Canvas helps you replace your business paperwork with mobile apps and forms to save time and money.

Canvas is a cloud-based software service that allows businesses to replace expensive and inefficient paper forms with powerful apps on their smartphones and tablets. Canvas enables users to easily collect information using mobile devices, share that information and integrate with existing backend systems. Canvas also offers the first business-only application store of its kind, with 13,000+ pre-built, fully customizable apps that work on all mobile platforms and serve 30+ vertical markets.

Every Canvas app is customizable by the end user and can incorporate functionality such as GPS, image capture, dispatch, barcode scanning, electronic signatures, push notifications and access to business data such as parts catalogs, price lists and patient records.

To date, Canvas has automated millions of manual processes and replaced over 30 tons of paper for businesses, making it one of the fastest growing mobile app services in the world.

Recent Milestones

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    Canvas received $1.78M in Partial Close funding. (1/28/14)
    Posted 1/29/14 at 8:30pm via
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    Canvas received $4M in Series C funding. (5/3/13)
    Posted 6/3/13 at 6:47pm via
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    Canvas received $3M in Series C funding. (3/19/13)
    Posted 3/25/13 at 9:20pm via
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    Canvas received $1.2M in Series B funding. (7/25/11)
    Posted 7/25/11 at 5:24am via
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    Canvas — Canvas Launches! Makes it easy to put Form and Surveys on Smartphones... all for less than the cost of the paper it is replacing. (7/16/09)
    Posted 7/23/09 at 1:15pm via
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    Canvas received $325k in Series A funding. (7/1/09)
    Posted 12/31/09 at 12:19pm
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    Canvas — Canvas receives AT&T Enterprise Solution Certification. (6/24/09)
    Posted 7/23/09 at 1:14pm via
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    Canvas — Former President of Sprint Business - Mark Angelino - joins the Canvas board of directors (5/13/09)
    Posted 5/13/09 at 6:31pm via
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    Canvas received $750k in Series A funding. (3/1/09)
    Posted 3/2/09 at 6:08pm
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    Canvas — First round of funding completed (3/1/09)
    Posted 3/4/09 at 12:19pm via
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    Canvas — Version 1 of Product Launched (1/1/09)
    Posted 3/4/09 at 12:18pm via
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    Canvas added Matt Warner as VP of Mobility. (11/1/08)
    Posted 3/2/09 at 6:08pm
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    Canvas — Company Founded (8/1/08)
    Posted 3/4/09 at 12:17pm via
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    Canvas received $20k in Seed funding. (8/1/08)
    Posted 3/2/09 at 6:08pm
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    Canvas added James Quigley as CEO & Co-Founder. (1/1/08)
    Posted 3/2/09 at 6:08pm
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    Canvas added Ichiya Nakamura as Vice President.
    Posted 5/10/13 at 3:12am



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