December 21 2020 | AlignVR announces it has been selected to take part in the Canadian Extended Reality (XR) Market Accelerator. One of 10 startups selected, this program allows AlignVR to examine and prepare for entry into the Washington state market.
Taking place over January and February of 2021, this program will occur virtually and include introduction to local Washington state companies, community leaders, and investors for market validation, mentorship, coaching and advice. This will assist the Canadian VR company develop its go to market strategy for the US.
“AlignVR seeks to help organizations better understand their most important resource: their employees,” CEO Alex Rossol says.
“Our virtual reality innovations are set to revolutionize how companies hire, how they train soft skills — even how they come together casually — to build positive working relationships and stronger teams. We’re thrilled to be a part of this program and look forward to learning how to better prepare our unique services for the US market.”
AlignVR is an Edmonton, Alberta company founded by Alex Rossol and Nathaniel Rossol. With 50+ partners worldwide delivering its entertainment product, the organization has innovated a leap in hiring and training by putting virtual reality to use to help companies gain incredible insight into the soft skills of its employees and candidates.
By creating scenarios that fully immerse participants in an approachable yet challenging environment, it exposes behaviours and relationships that normally remain hidden allowing for a more authentic and transparent approach to developing soft skills than ever before. More information is available here.