Greg Picken is the Communications Manager for TechAlliance.

Photos: Entrepreneur 1.0 kicks off!

On October 2, Entrepreneur 1.0: The Ultimate Business Boot Camp kicked off its first session with Rob Mitchell and Ian Haase introducing the 10-week course. TechAlliance Entrepreneurs-in-Residence Dennis Ensing, Justin Leushner and Jennifer MacDonald spoke about their business experiences and answered questions from the students. [fbphotos id=10151273116061474]

Sentry III Launch features Akira Systems technology

Sentry Metrics unveiled their new Sentry III platform at the Governance Risk and Compliance program offered together with Globalscape at SecTor (, Canada’s Premier IT Security Conference. Sentry III was developed under contract by Akira Systems of London, Ontario. Akira Systems develops customized Microsoft Sharepoint solutions including its proprietary Wavelength Workforce Management solution. Sentry leveraged…

Blog: Innovation vs. invention

This blog post was written by Alec Miller, Manager, Measured Innovation at TechAlliance Although certainly not new, the trend towards innovation seems to have accelerated in the last few years. In the wake of the 2008 economic downturn, many governments and organizations have invested heavily in innovation as a way to spur economic activity. But…