Next Big Idea in Sport Competition

  To support new innovations in the sports industry, Ryerson University, in partnership with Rogers Communications Inc., presents the Next Big Idea in Sport, an innovation competition for Canadian startups. The $100,000 competition will provide up to 10 companies with four months of incubation at the Digital Media Zone (DMZ), the top-ranked university-based incubator in Canada… Continue reading Next Big Idea in Sport Competition

2015 BDC Young Entrepreneur Award

What is the BDC Young Entrepreneur Award? The BDC Young Entrepreneur Award contest rewards Canadian entrepreneurs aged 18 to 35 whose company has reached a turning point and who propose innovative solutions to ensure their company’s growth. When your business is at a crossroads, you have two choices: to continue at your current pace or… Continue reading 2015 BDC Young Entrepreneur Award

Ontario Investing $4 Million to Help Social Enterprises Grow

Fund Creates Opportunities for Social Entrepreneurs To help create jobs and build a fairer, more prosperous province, Ontario is providing funding to 11 organizations that support early-stage social enterprises. Premier Kathleen Wynne announced these investments today at the Economic Club of Canada. Through the Social Enterprise Demonstration Fund, Ontario will support 11 social finance organizations… Continue reading Ontario Investing $4 Million to Help Social Enterprises Grow

2015 Canadian Crowdfunding Summit

The foremost destination for leaders in the Canadian Crowdfunding economy. Become a part of Canada’s rapidly growing industry and learn what opportunities await you as an entrepreneur, service provider or investor. Date: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 Time: 7:30am – 6:45pm Venue: MaRS Discovery District (Auditorium) Location: 101 College St., Toronto, ON, M5G 1L7 (map) This is an exclusive opportunity to… Continue reading 2015 Canadian Crowdfunding Summit

Expand your international footprint with EDC on March 6

Distinguished Speaker Series – Redefining Canada’s Trade Game In today’s global climate, exports and export-related investments are the primary drivers of the Canadian economy. Join Benoit Daignault, CEO of Export Development Canada (EDC), drawing on his experience working with 7,000 Canadian companies each year, as he discusses where – and how – Canadian companies (including… Continue reading Expand your international footprint with EDC on March 6