What to Expect From VC Funding in 2021

While this past year has brought with it a lot of uncertainty for small businesses, it also brought with it more venture capital funding. In fact, global funding last quarter hit an all-time high, marking the first single quarter to reach above $100 billion, according to Crunchbase News. VC funding is expected to increase in… Continue reading What to Expect From VC Funding in 2021

Smart Cocoon Surpasses Kickstarter Campaign Goal by 1010%

Whether you think about it or not, the climate in your home can make the difference in the way you and your family feel. We’ve all experienced first hand that drafty room, the too hot bedroom in the summer months, and the other summer and winter temperature imbalances that come when the air in your… Continue reading Smart Cocoon Surpasses Kickstarter Campaign Goal by 1010%

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

Sheridan College Global Business Management Capstone Projects

The Sheridan College Pilon School of Business is recruiting Altitude Accelerator clients to participate in their annual capstone projects. This is a undergraduate student team-based course during January-April 2016 and it is the final course before students graduate and get their degree. The student teams are being paired with startups and SMEs who need help… Continue reading Sheridan College Global Business Management Capstone Projects

Webinar: Get Funded! How to get funding for your company

Get Funded! How to get funding for your company in North America’s $200B/year business incentives financing market TMX will host a national webinar called Get Funded! How to get funding for your company in North America’s $200B/year business incentives financing market. Join Teri Kirk, President & CEO of The Funding Portal, for hands-on tips on North America’s business incentives landscape:… Continue reading Webinar: Get Funded! How to get funding for your company

Peel Halton Virtual Job Fair

The Peel Halton Workforce Development Group, a community based, not-for-profit Corporation that serves the Peel and Halton regions will be hosting its first Virtual Job Fair in partnership with Employment Ontario service providers on October 21stand 22nd 2015. This Online Job Fair is a great opportunity to discover local talent while exploring new recruitment technologies.… Continue reading Peel Halton Virtual Job Fair

New Canadian International Innovation Program to launch this fall

Is your business developing an innovative product or service and open to exploring international opportunities? Then you will be interested in learning about the upcoming Canadian International Innovation Program (CIIP), which is expected to launch later this fall. Fund overview Fosters and supports collaborative industrial R&D projects with high potential for commercialization between Canada and… Continue reading New Canadian International Innovation Program to launch this fall

CHAR Technologies Announces Investment in Commercialization

Media Release For Release Sep 18, 2015 CHAR Technologies Brampton, ON– Sept 18, 2015 – Altitude Accelerator client CHAR Technologies Inc. announced the completion of a series of financings. The financing included equity capital from a series of independent angel investors, as well as the Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE). In addition, CHAR has announced… Continue reading CHAR Technologies Announces Investment in Commercialization

Pop-Up Business Incubator

Calling all (current and future) entrepreneurs! Humber invites you to visit their FREE Pop-Up Business Incubator, organized by HumberLaunch and Richview Library. Participants will have an opportunity to attend monthly workshops on a variety of business subjects, consult with and receive advice from Humber College students and industry professionals, and discover related small business and startup resources available from Toronto Public… Continue reading Pop-Up Business Incubator

Mississauga Board of Trade: Small Business Week Expo

Date: 10/21/2015 Time: 4:00 PM TO 6:00 PM Microsoft Canada 1950 Meadowvale Blvd. Mississauga, ON L5N 8L9 Phone: (905) 273-6151 MBOT’s Small Business Week Expo is a celebration of entrepreneurs and their contribution to Mississauga’s economy. This event gives businesses the opportunity to display their products or services, discover new businesses and network with other prominent… Continue reading Mississauga Board of Trade: Small Business Week Expo