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2016 National Startup Canada Award winners celebrated in Toronto

November 29, 2016 | Toronto, ON | Startup Canada Startup Canada (www.startupcan.ca), the national rallying community for Canadian entrepreneurs, today named sixteen outstanding entrepreneurs, businesses and support organizations as winners of the third annual National Startup Canada Awards (www.startupaward.ca). The winners were announced at a ceremony...

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The future of the road: Will big data make roads safer?

Connected vehicles gather incredible amounts of data - from location to speed to seat belt use. As vehicles become increasingly connected, so much so that a new industry dubbed the ‘Internet of Cars’ has emerged, will this big data boom positively change life on the...

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2016 Regional Startup Canada Awards Winners Announced

September 2, 2016 | Startup Canada Over 50 of Canada’s leading entrepreneurs, innovators, companies and changemakers have been named regional winners of the third annual Startup Canada Awards. Startup Canada announced the regional winners of the 2016 awards this week, and will celebrate their accomplishments at...

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Startup Canada launches Women Founders Fund with Evolocity Financial Group

  August 2, 2016 – Today, Startup Canada and Montreal-based Evolocity Financial Group joined forces to launch the Startup Canada Women Founders Fund powered by Evolocity Financial Group. The fund provides micro-grants to women entrepreneurs and women-led companies in Canada—helping them to start and grow their...

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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,...