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TOP TIPS FOR PROTECTING YOUR STARTUP

Risk-taking is second nature to entrepreneurs. Some take the risk of leaving a stable job to pursue their dream of starting a company while others invest their savings into an idea they’re passionate about. Some entrepreneurs are calculated risk-takers. They will try to minimize risk...

Former Mayor of Waterloo elected as Startup Canada Board Chair

Brenda Halloran joins new appointees Tony Lacavera, Founder and Chairman of Globalive Holdings, and Intuit Canada President Jeff Cates June 28, 2016 | Startup Canada Startup Canada announced today it has appointed Brenda Halloran to chair its Board of Directors. Halloran is the former mayor of Waterloo,...

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Startup Canada volunteers celebrated by Employment and Social Development Canada

June 9, 2016 - Startup Canada, the leading national grassroots organization supporting and giving a voice to entrepreneurs, was today celebrated for the ongoing contributions of its vibrant volunteer community. The organization was recognized as a recipient of Canada’s Volunteer Awards in the Social Innovator...

Startup Canada and EDC partner with local organizations to increase global growth opportunities for Canadian entrepreneurs

la version française suivra May 5, 2016 | Startup Canada (StartupCan.ca) and Export Development Canada (EDC.ca) announced the recipients of the Adam Chowaniec Memorial Fund for Global Entrepreneurship today. The Fund invests in high-impact initiatives that advance the prospects of Canada’s globally oriented, entrepreneur-led companies. The recipients are:...

Startup Canada and the Coalition of the Youth Chamber of Commerce in Quebec partner to promote and advance entrepreneurship in Quebec

Un message français suivra MONTREAL, February 22, 2015 - Startup Canada (www.startupcan.ca) and the Coalition of the Youth Chamber of Commerce in Quebec (Regroupement des jeunes chambres de commerce du Québec), announced a strategic partnership today aiming to contribute to, promote, and advance entrepreneurship in Quebec. Monsef Derraji,...

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Porter Airlines supports Startup Canada’s #EveryEntrepreneur Tour

Toronto, O.N., December 10, 2015 | Startup Canada and Porter Airlines, the airline that revolutionized short-haul flying, have partnered since early October to help entrepreneurs across Canada find mentors, support and new opportunities to start and grow their companies. Porter Airlines is a sponsor of...