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...

Join our team! Apply to be a Program Coordinator with Startup Canada

Program Coordinator Start Date: March 11, 2018 - March 10, 2020 Type: Full-time (37.5 hours a week a 56 Sparks St. Suite 300) Salary: Starting at $35,000 / year Other Details: May include travel across Canada. Startup Canada is Canada’s entrepreneurship organization to advance the culture and environment for entrepreneurial...

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...

Canada’s Entrepreneur Ecosystem Gets a Boost As Funding Recipients Announced

October 18, 2018 | Today, Startup Canada and TruShield Insurance announced the four recipients of the Entrepreneur Success Fund, which provides grants to organizations that develop tools, technologies, programs, and initiatives that support entrepreneur access to information, training, mentorship, capital, and connectivity to corporate Canada, and...

CPAC and Startup Canada Unite to connect entrepreneurs and government

OTTAWA, October 12th - Startup Canada is pleased to announce the Cable Public Affairs Channel (CPAC) as National Media Partner of the fifth annual Startup Canada Day on the Hill. To help encourage greater access to this unique event, the partnership will ensure that coverage...