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11 Aug NEW CXC Speakers Announced: Entrepreneurs Going Global Panel

Ottawa, ON - August 11, 2020 | This September as part of the fully-digital 2020 Canadian Export Challenge (CXC), Startup Canada is welcoming a number of prominent speakers to our regional “Entrepreneurs Going Global” panels.  These public figures and community leaders were hand picked by Startup...

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10 May The Canadian Export Challenge goes digital to support Entrepreneurs amid COVID-19

May 11th, 2020, Ottawa | This September, UPS, the Trade Commissioner Service and Export Development Canada are collaberating with Startup Canada along with Mastercard and Scotiabank, to present the first nationwide, fully-digital pitch competition for Canadian exporters powered by Google Canada.  Currently, COVID-19 has put entrepreneurs across the...

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12 Mar 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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02 Mar Startup Canada brings together Women Entrepreneurs and Executive Leaders to discuss scaling up women-led businesses

March 2nd, 2020 | Startup Canada, Canada's leading entrepreneurship organization, announced today its intention to build specific programming for women entrepreneurs, employing a gendered lens through which to examine the startup ecosystem. This will maximize Canada’s support of women-led startups, scale-ups, and small businesses. In celebration...

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09 Jan Startup Canada Signs Memorandum of Understanding with the Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO)

Ottawa, Canada | January 7th, 2020 | Startup Canada, Canada’s entrepreneurship organization, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) to strengthen and formalize their existing partnership and drive understanding and usage of intellectual property and related services for Canadian...

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24 Oct STARTUP CANADA AWARDS AND MANNING INNOVATION AWARDS TO BECOME INNOVATORS AND ENTREPRENEURS FOUNDATION

Toronto, ON - October 23rd, 2019 | Startup Canada, Canada’s entrepreneurship organization, and the iconic Ernest C. Manning Innovation Awards, are delighted to announce the merger of their Awards Programs into the Innovators and Entrepreneurs Foundation.  The merger started after Startup Canada responded to a Call...

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24 Oct Startup Canada and OnDeck Canada® announce the recipients of the 2019 Women Founders Fund in STEM

October 23rd, 2019 | Today, Startup Canada and OnDeck Canada® (Formerly Evolocity Financial Group) announced the recipients of the 2019 Startup Canada Women Founders Fund for women entrepreneurs leading STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) businesses. The fund provides micro-grants to women-led companies in Canada to...

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24 Oct Startup Canada désigne l’entreprise Toni Marlow Clothing comme gagnante de la grande finale de la compétition de présentation d’entreprises du Défi canadien de l’exportation 2019

Le 24 octobre 2019 | Hier, l’entreprise Toni Marlow Clothing a été nommée gagnante de la grande finale de la compétition de présentation d’entreprises de 2019 qui a eue lieu dans le cadre du Défi canadien de l’exportation à Toronto. Jalisa Luces-Mendes a remporté le grand prix...

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