About us

Powered by ARC is a Social Networking Platform that builds tools for Sports and eSports Organizations to manage their clubs, Conveners to manage their leagues & tournaments, Coaches to manage their teams, and Players to manage their careers while reducing the workload and offering more information to all stakeholders. With over 150,000 users in closed beta and over $20M in sports registrations processed, Powered by ARC has built out a product line that is ready for commercialization. Its lead product for Sports Organizations features a robust online registration system with powerful reporting to help reduce the workload for organizers to manage a full year of organized sports. The functional dashboard is accompanied by Tournament and League Software which has a proprietary Android and iOS Application which allows organizers and fans in the crowd to track live visual data for any game they are witnessing, and stream this data live for others to follow along with.

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Powered by ARC


Gihan Fonseka

Founder and CEO


In Market



14th Annual LiONS LAIR Pitch Competition and in-person Gala on September 26, 2024 from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. Tickets available on lionslair.ca

Attend the 14th annual LiONS LAIR pitch competition

Since 2011, Innovation Factory’s LiONS LAIR has helped more than 150 startups launch and scale their businesses. This fall, join over 350 entrepreneurs, investors and thought leaders to network over dinner and drinks, celebrate innovation, and watch finalists pitch live to a panel of judges to win cash and in-kind prizes.

When: September 26, 2024 | 5:00pm – 9:00pm 

Where: LiUNA Station – 360 James St. N, Hamilton, Ontario L8L 1H5

Celebrate BIG ideas that make a bigger impact at The Big DiF, Innovation Factory’s annual open house and client showcase. Join 250+ people from the Hamilton-Halton community to celebrate entrepreneurship and innovation.

Join Innovation Factory's Annual Open House - The Big DiF!

Network with 250+ industry professionals, discover emerging solutions from our innovators, and celebrate entrepreneurship within the Hamilton-Halton ecosystem.

May 9, 2024 | 4:00pm – 8:00pm | Hamilton, Ontario