Knock down business barriers at Small Business Week

Small and medium-sized businesses account for 99.9 per cent of all Canadian companies and employ close to 90 per cent of private sector workers, according to the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC). To honour Canada’s hard-working job engine, the BDC celebrates Small Business Week by encouraging opportunities to bring entrepreneurs together at conferences, luncheons… Continue reading Knock down business barriers at Small Business Week

Sustainability Duke Out: Late Night Show Edition

Partners in Project Green along with Ontario BMW i Retailers invite you to join them for their annual “Sustainability Duke Out: Late Night Show Edition” – giving hardworking sustainability professionals a space to enjoy good food, great company and lots of laughs. Comedian James Cunningham is back to host this late-night show themed evening that… Continue reading Sustainability Duke Out: Late Night Show Edition

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

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

INNOVATION COMPLEX GROUNDBREAKING SHOWCASES NEW APPROACH TO BUSINESS EDUCATION

May 23, 2013 Ceremonial shovels poised, fresh sod in place and bulldozers at the ready, dignitaries today celebrated the groundbreaking of U of T Mississauga’s Innovation Complex, a facility that will help train the next generation of innovators and entrepreneurs. The four-level $35-million Innovation Complex will house the Institute for Management and Innovation (IMI), a… Continue reading INNOVATION COMPLEX GROUNDBREAKING SHOWCASES NEW APPROACH TO BUSINESS EDUCATION

Interview with Jason Lavigne: CEO of Connect2Fans.com

By Mobolade Ekujumi Did you know that contrary to popular opinion artists who sell millions of records make very little money from their album sales? It is worth knowing as a fan that when you buy your favorite band’s album on iTunes for $9.99, only about 94 cents will go to the artists if they… Continue reading Interview with Jason Lavigne: CEO of Connect2Fans.com

Innovator Idol Highlights

 By Mobolade Ekujumi It’s 7.00AM in Mississauga on Wednesday June 13th. All the members of the Altitude Accelerator staff are setting up to host the Province of Ontario’s greatest Entrepreneurs, Venture Capitalists, News Personalities and leading industry companies as they stroll into the Noel Ryan Auditorium. From the atmosphere and facial expressions, you can tell… Continue reading Innovator Idol Highlights

A 10-point Action Plan for Innovation in Mississauga

The City of Mississauga in collaboration with the Government of Ontario is considering options for strengthening its support for innovation in the region by creating a new Mississauga Innovation Centre. An analysis was undertaken of the strengths and weaknesses of both Mississauga’s innovation economy and the local innovation support system to identify gaps and opportunities… Continue reading A 10-point Action Plan for Innovation in Mississauga

Lakeview Waterfront Development in the City of Mississauga

By Cheryl Lindsay With 22km of shoreline along Lake Ontario, as well as the Credit River Valley and abundant green space, Mississauga has the potential to utilize these areas for waterfront and city park redevelopment.   On June 20, 2011 Mayor Hazel McCallion and City Councillor Jim Tovey were joined by Ontario Power Generation (OPG) staff as… Continue reading Lakeview Waterfront Development in the City of Mississauga