2017 20 Under 40 Recipients Announced

Congratulations to the deserving crop of 2017 20 Under 40 Recipients! Seven of this year’s recipients are TechAlliance members, so a special shout-out to: Melissa Aveiro, Tax Senior Manager, Deloitte LLP Rachel Berdan, Vice President Sales and Marketing, rTraction Canada, Inc. Alfonso Campos Reales, Partner, Lerners LLP Michael DeLorenzi, President, Northern Commerce Dr. Adam Power, Co-founder and Chief Technical Officer,…

Member Spotlight: Robertson Hall

The monthly member spotlight is an opportunity to learn more about a leader at one of our member companies and showcase the work they are doing. This month we spotlight James Robertson, Vice President of Robertson Hall Insurance. Learn more about Robertson Hall in our Member Directory. Name: James Robertson Title: Vice President Company: Robertson…

Jonathan Creaghan Announces TotalLeader Solutions

Isn’t it time your company addressed one of the BIGGEST ELEPHANTS in the room? Introducing TotalLeader® Solutions a trail blazing on-line, cloud-based platform that revolutionizes how leadership development, succession planning and employee engagement are offered. We Think the World is Ready for a New Way of Developing Leaders. The “Elephant in the Room” is that…

#EveryEntrepreneur Has a Voice in Tax Reform

The Government of Canada is proposing changes to the tax system that will have an impact on Canada’s entrepreneurship community. Last week, Startup Canada gave entrepreneurs a voice at roundtables in London, Waterloo and Kingston and met with representatives from the Government and the Official Opposition to voice the concerns of entrepreneurs. As the voice of Canada’s entrepreneurship community, Startup Canada has planned a series of opportunities…

Technology, Diversity and Elevate Toronto

This blog post was written by Business Services Manager Riley Trottier. From September 12-14, Toronto hosted a new technology festival designed to showcase the best of the Canadian innovation ecosystem and celebrate diversity and inclusion. Several members of the TechAlliance team attended the festival and came away very impressed. The recent announcement around Amazon’s search…

Northern Finalist For Search Engine Land Award

Northern Commerce has been announced as one of five finalists for the 2017 The Landy Awards. These awards, created by Search Engine Land, honour teams within the digital marketing community who have demonstrated excellence in executing organic and paid search marketing initiatives. Northern is a finalist for the Best Mobile Search Marketing Initiative category for their work…

Lessons from the West Coast in Entrepreneurship, Community and Creativity

Last month, our Business Analyst Morgan Rosenberg explored the West coast landscape for entrepreneurs. In an effort to expand and improve our program offerings in London, Morgan made connections and ignited partnerships for TechAlliance, and brought back some great insights. Vancouver Overall, Vancouver is doing things right for entrepreneurs. With an abundance of organizations, a…

Voices.com Acquires Voicebank.net

Voices.com​, the largest global online marketplace for audio and voice over products and services, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Voicebank.net, a leading online platform for casting and project management workflow utilized by more than 1,600 of the top global advertising agencies, casting directors and creative, television and film…