The Youth Small Business Program is coming to London

Rise’s award winning Youth Small Business Program is coming to London and applications are now open. This is a free course using an innovative Business Design curriculum to help aspiring entrepreneurs under 30 who have self identified as having experienced mental health or addiction challenges. The Youth Business Program is a 3-month course helping students to: Develop a concrete business plan…

We’re hiring! Join our Startup Services team!

Position Title: Business Analyst: TechAlliance Startup Services TechAlliance empowers London and Southwestern Ontario’s technology sector. We prepare today’s entrepreneurs to launch new ventures, provide education and networking opportunities to accelerate business growth for small-to-medium enterprises, and serve our 150+ members as advocates for the region’s thriving technology, life sciences and advanced manufacturing companies. We are…

Voices.com Launches New Partnership Programs

The world’s largest marketplace for voice over launched its brand new Partnership Programs on Friday. Voices.com, the industry-leading website that connects businesses with professional voice talent, has designed and revealed an initiative that will facilitate relationships between the company and third-party affiliates. The purpose of partnerships will be collaboration on joint ventures, with a special…

Top 5 Canadian Tech Inventions

Canadian history is packed with technological advancements and discoveries. Our home-grown inventors and entrepreneurs have been responsible for technologies that have saved lives, gone to space, powered our stuff, and entertained us. As we celebrate Canada Day, here is our pick of top 5 Canadian inventions. 1. Medicinal insulin: invented by Frederick Banting, Charles Best…

#LdnOnt Community App-in-a-Snap

Simalam will be helping Londoners find something to do in our city when they develop and release their first community App-in-a-Snap live at the Southwest Business Expo on June 11. Followers of the #LdnOnt hashtag on Twitter were asked to choose which of three social apps the community needed most. What’s for Lunch? – A…

Community Building in London

This guest blog post was written by Adam Malamis, Creative Director at Simalam. Our team at Simalam loves London. Each one of us is a transplant, meaning that we didn’t grow up here but actively decided to make it our home. Although we give back and contribute to the community in various ways, we thought…