Startup Canada and the Business Development Bank of Canada release the second edition of Resources for Women Entrepreneurs March 8, 2019, Ottawa - Startup Canada, Canada’s entrepreneurship organization, in partnership with the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) today launched the second edition of Resources for...

Award-winning serial entrepreneur and producer Komal Minhas named the new host of the THRIVE Podcast for Women Entrepreneurs March 8, 2019, Ottawa - Startup Canada, Canada’s entrepreneurship organization, in partnership with the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) and Scotiabank, announced today Komal Minhas, Founder...

Sovereign Insurance partners with Startup Canada to celebrate excellence in Canadian entrepreneurship at the sixth annual Startup Canada Awards

Nominations open until March 24, 2019 March 4, 2019, Ottawa​ - This spring,Sovereign Insurance is partnering with Startup Canada, Canada’s entrepreneurship organization, to present the sixth annual Startup Canada Awards, celebrating excellence in Canadian entrepreneurship and innovation. Entrepreneurs, businesses, and enterprise support organizations from across Canada...

Lancement du Défi canadien de l’exportation pour aider plus de 15 000 entrepreneurs à percer les marchés mondiaux en 2019

Le 21 février 2019 | Startup Canada, en collaboration avec UPS​, Exportation et développement Canada et le Service des délégués commerciaux du Canada, a lancé aujourd’hui le deuxième Défi canadien de l’exportation annuel pour mettre en vedette 15 000 entrepreneurs et petites entreprises et favoriser leur expansion mondiale. Bien qu’il y...

COMMS.BAR founder Lyndon Johnson announced as host of Startup Canada’s #StartupChats February 14, 2010 | Startup Canada, Canada’s entrepreneurship organization, announced today that Lyndon Johnson, the Founder of Toronto-based COMMS.BAR, is the new host of #StartupChats, Canada’s top Twitter chat for entrepreneurs. #StartupChats take place on Twitter...

Startup Canada doubles down on supporting women entrepreneurs

Startup Canada doubles down on supporting women entrepreneurs February 14, 2019 | Startup Canada announced today that it will build out specific programming for women entrepreneurs and employ a gender lens to ecosystem and program development as it works to reshape Canada’s approach to supporting women-led...

Startup Canada opens nominations for the sixth annual Startup Canada Awards

Nominations close March 24th, 2019, 11.59 p.m. PT February 11, 2019 - Startup Canada, Canada’s entrepreneurship organization, has launched the sixth annual Startup Canada Awards presented by Intuit Quickbooks and Sovereign Insurance, celebrating excellence in Canadian entrepreneurship and innovation. Entrepreneurs, businesses, and enterprise support organizations from...

Canada’s Chief Information Officer Receives 2018 Startup Canada’s Policy Prize

Ottawa, ON - November 19th, 2018 | On November 13th, Startup Canada, the national rallying community and voice for Canadian entrepreneurs, hosted the Canadian Innovation Leaders Summit in Ottawa. The Innovation Leaders Summit presented by Startup Canada, Mastercard and in partnership with Intuit Quickbooks, brought...

Microsoft presents ~ Great Canadian Innovators light up the north!

Microsoft presents ~ Great Canadian Innovators light up the north! If you love inspiring startup stories about artificial intelligence, holograms, Internet of Things, and other transformative technologies sparking innovation, then this is the blog post for you! It spotlights Microsoft’s Great Canadian Innovators 2018’s Yearbook, which...

2018 National Startup Canada Award Winners Celebrated in Ottawa

October 18, 2018 - Startup Canada, Canada’s entrepreneurship organization, today named 16 outstanding entrepreneurs, businesses and support organizations from across Canada as winners of the fifth annual national Startup Canada Awards. The national winners were announced at a ceremony in Ottawa, ON, attended by leading...