Entrepreneur finalists to pitch new business ideas at Innovator Idol

Mississauga, Ontario – May 1, 2013 –  The finalists for Innovator Idol were announced today by the RIC (Research Innovation Commercialization) Centre.  The start-up companies will pitch their new business ideas to an expert business panel on Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at the annual “Innovator Idol” competition. At stake is a prize package worth over… Continue reading Entrepreneur finalists to pitch new business ideas at Innovator Idol

DEM Society presents the Young Entrepreneurs’ Challenge 2013

Are you interested in Marketing, Business Strategy, Media, Design or Development? Do you have an innovative startup business idea? There’s an opportunity for everyone at the Young Entrepreneurs’ Challenge! DEM Society presents the 2nd Annual YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS’ CHALLENGE – YEC ’13! YEC’13 is a 2 day conference featuring the most captivating speakers across Southern Ontario… Continue reading DEM Society presents the Young Entrepreneurs’ Challenge 2013

Team ‘CardDrop’ Wins the Grand Prize at Startup Weekend Peel

Team Carddrop is the winner of the Peel Region’s first Startup Weekend. Hosted at Sheridan College, this was a great event full of enthusiastic entrepreneurs working away to build businesses out of thier ideas. On the evening of Sunday, Oct 21st, 11 teams presented their business pitch to a panel of 4 judges. In the end, judge and sponsor Grand… Continue reading Team ‘CardDrop’ Wins the Grand Prize at Startup Weekend Peel

Getting Started at Startup Weekend

By: Matthew Kert Do you have an idea but don’t know how to take that next step? Having an idea is great, but starting a business is hard, especially for young and inexperienced entrepreneurs. Just getting noticed in an already idea saturated market is key to developing and ultimately getting your project to the masses. … Continue reading Getting Started at Startup Weekend

PRESS RELEASE: Peel Startup Weekend

Startup Weekend comes to Peel Region to Inspire Entrepreneurs and creates a platform for the successful launch of new Business ideas. MISSISSAUGA, ON – September 12th 2012. Altitude Accelerator is proud to host the Peel region’s first Startup Weekend on October 19-21. Startup Weekends bring together developers, designers, marketers and entrepreneurs to share ideas, form… Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: Peel Startup Weekend