Opinion: Rising from the Ashes of COVID-19

Opinion: Rising from the Ashes of COVID-19 Entrepreneur Voices: Lyndon Johnson “Entrepreneurs are used to managing uncertainty—many of us thrive on it and I expect long-term it will build a stronger entrepreneurial ecosystem, in Canada and around the world.” Lyndon Johnson is an entrepreneur, founder, and PR coach who...

SDG Impact Icons: Tonya Surman

“What keeps me going is the drive for systemic change; that we can prove new models are possible.” In partnership with Employment and Social Development Canada, Startup Canada is celebrating and putting the spotlight on a leading Canadian social innovator driving change in one of the...

Top 10 COVID-19 resources

Top 10 COVID-19 resources April 13th, 2020 The team at Startup Canada—like many organizations—has been working to bring together useful resources for entrepreneurs in this difficult time. Based on the sheer volume of information coming out in response to COVID-19, resources accumulate and it can become overwhelming...

Top 10 COVID-19 resources

Top 10 COVID-19 resources April 6th, 2020 The team at Startup Canada—like many organizations—has been working to bring together useful resources for entrepreneurs in this difficult time. Based on the sheer volume of information coming out in response to COVID-19, resources accumulate and it can become overwhelming...

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SDG Impact Icons: Toni Desrosiers

  “How do you build a business that actually regrows the world, and doesn't just simply sustain it?” In partnership with Employment and Social Development Canada, Startup Canada is celebrating and putting the spotlight on leading Canadian social innovators driving change in one of the UN’s Sustainable...

Startup Canada To Support 10,000 Women Entrepreneurs With the Coca-Cola Foundation

March 11th, 2020 | Startup Canada, Canada's leading entrepreneurship organization, announced today its the launch of its Women Entrepreneurs Program in partnership with The Coca-Cola Foundation – an initiative aimed at supporting 10,000 women, particularly from marginalized backgrounds, to start and scale thriving businesses through...

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Women Entrepreneur Icons: Joy A. Adams

  “I wanted to create; I wanted to leave a legacy for my children—and I knew that having a nine to five job was not going to get me there” In partnership with the Coca-Cola Foundation’s 10,000 Women Entrepreneurs Initiative, Startup Canada is celebrating and spotlighting leading...

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Women Entrepreneur Icons: Francine Whiteduck

  “Don’t be afraid—if you truly commit to your journey, your teachers and your helpers will always show up exactly when you need them.” In partnership with the Coca-Cola Foundation’s 10,000 Women Entrepreneurs Initiative, Startup Canada is celebrating and spotlighting leading Canadian Women Entrepreneurs. Startup Canada was...

Photo of a woman with a pixie haircut—Woman Entrepreneur Icon, Bobbie Racette, Founder & CEO of The Virtual Gurus, Powered by Startup Canada, In partnership with the Coca-Cola Foundation
Women Entrepreneur Icons: Bobbie Racette

  “I've proven a lot of people wrong, and I'm gonna keep proving them wrong. Just because I'm Indigenous, doesn't mean I can't do it too.” In partnership with the Coca-Cola Foundation’s 10,000 Women Entrepreneurs Initiative, Startup Canada is celebrating and spotlighting leading Canadian Women Entrepreneurs. Startup...

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Women Entrepreneur Icons: Theresa Laurico

  “My business creations have evolved over the years—as I have—but the constant is my commitment to positive impact.” In partnership with the Coca-Cola Foundation’s 10,000 Women Entrepreneurs Initiative, Startup Canada is celebrating and spotlighting leading Canadian Women Entrepreneurs. Startup Canada was pleased to sit down with...

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Women Entrepreneur Icons: Natasha Dhayagude

  “My chance of success has little to do with my age or gender. It is shaped by my own willingness to try and persevere.” In partnership with the Coca-Cola Foundation’s 10,000 Women Entrepreneurs Initiative, Startup Canada is celebrating and spotlighting leading Canadian Women Entrepreneurs. Startup Canada...

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Women Entrepreneur Icons: Lisa Williams

  “If you're not satisfied with your life and you think you can do bigger things, the possibility is—that you can do bigger things.” In partnership with the Coca-Cola Foundation’s 10,000 Women Entrepreneurs Initiative, Startup Canada is celebrating and spotlighting leading Canadian Women Entrepreneurs. Startup Canada was...

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Women Entrepreneur Icons: Jenn Harper

  “The whole reason our brand exists is to help Indigenous youth see their value in the world.” In partnership with the Coca-Cola Foundation’s 10,000 Women Entrepreneurs Initiative, Startup Canada is celebrating and spotlighting leading Canadian Women Entrepreneurs. Startup Canada was pleased to sit down with...

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Women Entrepreneur Icons: Eva Lau

  “Let's innovate for mankind, and leave no one behind.” In partnership with the Coca-Cola Foundation’s 10,000 Women Entrepreneurs Initiative, Startup Canada is celebrating and spotlighting leading Canadian Women Entrepreneurs. Startup Canada was pleased to sit down with Eva Lau, Founding Partner of Two Small Fish Ventures...

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Women Entrepreneur Icons: Devon Fiddler

  “We are using our brand as a platform for reconciliation between Indigenous and non-Indigenous women” In partnership with the Coca-Cola Foundation’s 10,000 Women Entrepreneurs Initiative, Startup Canada is celebrating and spotlighting leading Canadian Women Entrepreneurs. Startup Canada was pleased to sit down with Devon Fiddler, Founder...

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