Altitude Accelerator Graduate Receives $750,000 Grant

By Jade Garrido, Altitude Accelerator Marketing/Communications Intern Some people take the saying, ‘one man’s trash is another man’s treasure’ quite seriously. Except the trash causes a worldwide cleanup bill of $1.2 billion and the treasure is fertilizer that promotes a healthier planet. Meet president of CHAR Technologies, Andrew White, a man who built a business… Continue reading Altitude Accelerator Graduate Receives $750,000 Grant

An evening with David Usher

The Brampton Economic Development Office in partnership with the Arts & Culture division is celebrating Small Business Month with Juno Award-Winning Musician and Creativity Expert, David Usher. David will be presenting his keynote – Core Creativity: How to Bring Creativity, Innovation and Inspiration to the Work that You Do The Internet has changed everything we… Continue reading An evening with David Usher

Altitude Accelerator client Pyrowave closes investment with GreenSky Accelerator Fund

GreenSky Accelerator Fund leads $790,000 round of financing for Pyrowave Inc. Toronto, ON – October 5, 2015The GreenSky Accelerator Fund I, LP (“the Fund”) is excited to announce that it has closed an investment with Mississauga, Ontario based Pyrowave Inc. The Fund led a $790,000 round of funding alongside members of the GreenSky President’s Club,… Continue reading Altitude Accelerator client Pyrowave closes investment with GreenSky Accelerator Fund

Developing a Business Model for Your Startup

By: Billy Vrbensky, Altitude Accelerator Communications Intern Meet Nick. Nick dreamed of attending a university where he could progress his skills in software development but his parents couldn’t afford it. They worked long hours to make rent every month. His father forced him to go to community college to take automotive repair so he could… Continue reading Developing a Business Model for Your Startup