VentureStart Study Validates Positive Impact

February 28, 2014 The Evidence Network Measures the Impact of VentureStart on Entrepreneurial Success Mississauga, Ontario – February 28, 2014 – The VentureStart program is coordinated by the Research, Innovation, Commercialization (RIC) Centre and helps entrepreneurs in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) take their products and processes to market. Since being… Continue reading VentureStart Study Validates Positive Impact

Xtreme Interactions Takes a Quantum Leap

By Sandra Desrochers Joe Anandarajah is thinking ahead – way ahead. The co-founder and CEO of Xtreme Interactions believes that our interactions with computers should be more like the way we interact with each other and with the real world. With current technology, people have to constantly learn and master new computer applications and platforms,… Continue reading Xtreme Interactions Takes a Quantum Leap

SunWash Harnesses the Power of Light

By Sandra Desrochers When you sit down to a meal, the last thing you want to worry about is whether you might be eating contaminated food.  At developed countries’ food processing facilities, intricate standards are followed to avoid health hazards, but what if we could improve cleaning practices; safely and efficiently maintain sanitary conditions; and… Continue reading SunWash Harnesses the Power of Light

VentureStart helps launch Reebee

By Sandra Desrochers As youngsters, Tobiasz Dankiewicz and Michal Martyniak delivered flyers to homes in their London, Ontario neighbourhood.  Sure, they made some decent pocket change, but the best tip they received was finding out how much people loved getting those sales flyers which were packed with weekly deals. Flash-forward to 2013: Dankiewicz and Martyniak,… Continue reading VentureStart helps launch Reebee

VentureStart: A Rocket Booster for Small Businesses

By: Neil Menezes “Wow! VentureStart helped me double my company’s seed capital and gave me the tools to make my business a success!” Last month, our Executive Director came to us with fabulous news. We were just approved to coordinate a program on behalf of the RIC’s in the ONE Network that would provide up… Continue reading VentureStart: A Rocket Booster for Small Businesses

FedDev Ontario invests $5M in VentureStart, a new program launched by the Altitude Accelerator

Friday, March 16th, 2012 The VentureStart program, supporting entrepreneurs who have developed innovations or ideas for business start-ups, was announced today by the Research Innovation Commercialization (RIC) Centre. VentureStart is designed to enhance the success rate of start-up enterprises in Southern Ontario through business training for technology entrepreneurs, and an opportunity of matching seed financing… Continue reading FedDev Ontario invests $5M in VentureStart, a new program launched by the Altitude Accelerator