Region – Western Canada

11 Feb 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...

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30 Oct 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...

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30 Oct Saccade Analytics Announced as the 2018 Winner of The Start JLM Competition in Canada

OTTAWA - October 18, 2018 | Earlier this year, Startup Canada and the Embassy of Israel in Canada partnered to search for a young Canadian entrepreneur to represent Canada at this year’s Start JLM Conference in Jerusalem, Israel, from November 11, 2018 to November 17,...

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29 Oct Startup Canada announces Margaret Magdesian as the 2018 Canadian Export Challenge Pitch Competition at Startup Canada Day on the Hill

Ottawa, ON  - October 18 2018 | Startup Canada, the national rallying community and voice for Canadian entrepreneurs, along with UPS Canada®, Export Development Canada, and the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service announced today, at Startup Canada Day on the Hill, the winner of the 2018...

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29 Oct Startup Canada and Evolocity Financial Group announce the recipients of the 2018 Women Founders Fund in STEM

October 18, 2018 | Today, Startup Canada and Evolocity Financial Group announced the recipients of the 2018 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 help them start...

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02 Oct Orbitless wins Vancouver stop of the Canadian Export Challenge Pitch Competition and moves onto National Competition

Vancouver, BC - October 2, 2018 | This afternoon, Orbitless was named the winner of the Vancouver Canadian Export Challenge Pitch Competition. Entrepreneur Robert Eisses won $1,000 and a trip to Ottawa to pitch for the grand prize at Startup Canada Day on the Hill...

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13 Sep Hybrid Power Solutions Inc wins Toronto stop of the Canadian Export Challenge Pitch Competition and moves onto National Competition

Toronto, ON, September 17, 2018 |  Hybrid Power Solutions Inc was named the winner at the  Toronto Canadian Export Challenge Pitch Competition. Francois Byrne, Co-Founder and Product Director, won $1,000 and a trip to Ottawa to pitch for the grand prize at Startup Canada Day...

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19 Jul Canadian Export Challenge launches to support 2,500 Canadian entrepreneurs to go global

July 19, 2018, Ottawa​ - ​This fall, ​Startup Canada​ along with ​Export Development Canada​, UPS Canada​®​, and the Canadian ​Trade Commissioner Service​ will launch the ​Canadian Export Challenge​ to showcase and support the global ambitions of 2,500 Canadian entrepreneurs. Less than 10 percent of small and...

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20 Jun 2018 Ontario Startup Canada Award Winners Announced in Sault Ste. Marie

2018 Ontario Startup Canada Award Winners Announced Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario - June 20th | Startup Canada, the national rallying community and voice for Canadian entrepreneurs, announced eight outstanding entrepreneurs, businesses and support organizations from across Ontario as winners of the Fifth Annual Startup Canada Awards....

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13 Jun 2018 Québec Startup Canada Award Winners Announced in Montréal

2018 Québec Startup Canada Award Winners Announced Montréal, QC - June 13th | Startup Canada, the national rallying community and voice for Canadian entrepreneurs, announced eight outstanding entrepreneurs, businesses and support organizations from across Québec as winners of the Fifth Annual Startup Canada Awards. These awards...

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