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Poka is a company developing a platform for manufacturers which helps factories with communication, training, and skill management. It provides a performance app which combines digital content, communication, collaboration, and skills management capabilities enabling workers to learn, solve problems, and share knowledge in real-time on the factory floor. The company aims to increase factories' productivity, decrease downtimes, lower internal failure costs.
TypePrivate
Founded2014
HQQuebec City, CA
Websitepoka.io
Employee Ratings4.6

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)68(+5%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Poka

Alexandre Leclerc

Alexandre Leclerc

Co-Founder & CEO

Poka Office Locations

Poka has offices in Quebec City and Montréal
Quebec City, CA (HQ)
214 St-Sacrement Bureau #240
Montréal, CA
741 Rue de la Commune O
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Poka Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2014

Poka total Funding

$17.6 m

Poka latest funding size

$4.70 m

Time since last funding

4 months ago

Poka investors

Poka's latest funding round in June 2020 was reported to be $4.7 m. In total, Poka has raised $17.6 m
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Poka Cybersecurity Score

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95/100

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Poka Online and Social Media Presence

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Poka News and Updates

Workforce training app developer Poka adds strategic investor Schneider Electric

Poka, a workforce training app and software service for industrial companies, has added SE Ventures, the venture capital arm of the European energy and automation conglomerate Schneider Electric to its roster of backers. The company has raised over $23 million in funding so far for its application a…

Poka closes $6.4 million CAD for connected factory worker platform

Poka, a Quebec City-based startup that has developed a “connected workforce” app, has closed $6.4 million CAD. The round was led by SE Ventures,...

Poka Blogs

Schneider Electric Invests in Poka

Antoine and I are happy to share that Poka has closed a strategic investment round led by SE Ventures, the venture capital arm of Schneider Electric. This partnership will help accelerate digital transformation in factories around the globe.

Digital Training on the Factory Floor

As manufacturers adjust their operational procedures to reduce physical contact among workers and ensure a two-metre distance between them, training has emerged as yet another obstacle to keeping production running.

Virtual Andon & Remote Collaboration for Factory Workers

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact supply chains across industries, manufacturers are pivoting production strategies in response to new demand and new constraints created by the crisis.

Factory Communication Best Practices During a Crisis

For ‘essential’ manufacturers, maintaining ongoing communication with frontline factory workers is more critical than ever because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Keeping information flowing is vital for ensuring worker safety, keeping production running and boosting team morale.

How to Keep Production Running During the COVID-19 Crisis

Growing up in a manufacturing family spanning five generations has taught me a critical lesson: always be prepared for a crisis. For as long as I can remember, my father has shared stories of the hardships that his father, grandfather and great grandfathers had to face during our family’…

Poka receives Open Bosch Award for best start-up collaboration

Earlier today at Bosch Connected World, Antoine Bisson and I were both humbled and proud to accept the Open Bosch Award for best start-up collaboration. Out of 85 eligible global applicants, Poka was one of two companies recognized for its “exceptional mutual benefit, best practice chara…
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Poka Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Poka founded?

    Poka was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Poka key executives?

    Poka's key executives are Alexandre Leclerc.

  • How many employees does Poka have?

    Poka has 68 employees.

  • Who are Poka competitors?

    Competitors of Poka include MaintainX, Ceridian and Emtrain.

  • Where is Poka headquarters?

    Poka headquarters is located at 214 St-Sacrement Bureau #240 , Quebec City.

  • Where are Poka offices?

    Poka has offices in Quebec City and Montréal.

  • How many offices does Poka have?

    Poka has 2 offices.