Highlights from Altitude Accelerator’s Volunteer Advisor Appreciation Event on January 27th

by Tasdid Sarker Our clients at Altitude Accelerator benefit enormously from working with our volunteer advisor network. With their incredible depth and breadth of experience – across all industries and sectors – our advisors understand the highs and lows of starting a venture and scaling. They become trusted mentors and friends to many of our… Continue reading Highlights from Altitude Accelerator’s Volunteer Advisor Appreciation Event on January 27th

Get to the finish line with Andrew Yoshioka

Andrew Yoshioka explores opportunity. And it’s brought him to some interesting places. From Boehringer Ingelheim to GSK to YM BioSciences, Andrew has leveraged his experience in pharma and built a business as a management consultant. Here, we make contact with Andrew to talk about what he’s been doing since joining the Canadian startup ecosystem. Meet… Continue reading Get to the finish line with Andrew Yoshioka

Tech Forecast 2019: Looking through a clouded glass

In the twentieth century, we had political economists like the legendary Joseph Schumpeter. He regularly sounded the alarm bells for businesses trying to cope with what they thought was a rapidly changing world.  Schumpeter, an Austrian who fled Europe for Harvard in America at the beginning of the Second World War, constantly warned about the… Continue reading Tech Forecast 2019: Looking through a clouded glass

The man who knows how to make names known

Brand and Product Optimization that Brings Better Online Sales RIC Volunteer Advisor Profile An online search of the term “profitable conversions” returns a list of results that invariably puts Bernie Schmidt’s Toronto based digital marketing company at the top.  It’s no accident. It’s his business. It’s also the name of his company. At “Profitable Conversions”… Continue reading The man who knows how to make names known