Idea Intro provides startups visibility among the right Angel Investors and Venture
capitalists to successfully build quality connections that will assist with the future fundraising.
Central to this mission is our commitment to be transparent about the data we collect about you, how it is
used and with whom it is shared.
Our registered users share their email address they use to create a linkedin account, their
profile information publicly available on Linkedin. We also collect elevator pitch video, summary of the
company and team members linkedin profiles if attached while creating the account on Idea Intro.
We use AWS services to scan the video that entrepreneurs upload to make sure about the
quality of the video. If you upload a video with abusive contents, Idea Intro will not let the startup to
publish the video until the content is free from such abusive contents.
Data We collect
Idea Intro is based in Canada and the data we collect is governed by Canadian law. By
accessing or using the Services or otherwise providing data to us, you consent to the processing described
in this Policy and to the transfer of your data in and to Canada and other countries.
By downloading and accessing the startup details through Idea Intro app you certify to be an
Accredited Angel Investor or Venture capitalist or member of Family Offices that makes investment on
We also use Machine Learning and AI to study the preferences of the users to provide them
the best quality services.
We collect information about you when you send, receive, or engage with messages in
connection with our Services. For example, if an investor exchanges messages with startups. we track
whether you have acted on it and will send you reminders. We also use automatic scanning technology on
messages to support and protect our site.
We use data (which can include your communications) to investigate, respond to and resolve
complaints and for Service issues (e.g., bugs)
Security and Investigation
We use your data (including your communications) for security purposes or to prevent or
investigate possible fraud or other violations of our User Agreement and/or attempts to harm our
Members,Visitors or others.
How we share Information
Entrepreneurs profiles including provides linkedin profiles of all the Team, Elevator pitch,
summary of the startup and all such information will be viewed by all the potential investors with
matching investment thesis. When an investor tries to message the startups, the entrepreneurs will have
access to the linkedin profile of the investor as well.
Your choices and obligations
We generally retain your personal data as long as you keep your account open or as needed to
provide you Services. This includes data you or others provided to us and data generated or inferred from
your use of our Services. Even if you only use our Services when looking to meet investors or to raise
funds, we will retain your information and keep your profile open, unless you close your account. In some
cases we choose to retain certain information (e.g., insights about Services use) in a depersonalized or