Introducing Jodi Mabee

Jodi Mabee is the newest member of the TechAlliance team, joining up as Membership Coordinator. Here she is, in her own words: Hi Everyone! My name is Jodi Mabee and I am thrilled to join the TechAlliance team as your new Membership Coordinator. Although I wasn’t born in the Forest City, I have been a…

Happy Holidays From TechAlliance

Here at TechAlliance, we love this time a year. Like, a lot. The Christmas music starts mid-November, the tree-trimming party is in early December, and of course our annual Holiday Mixer at Aroma brings out the London community to share and celebrate together. This year we’ve even added an office initiative called The Twelve Business…

Kaleid Launches New Website

Today Kaleid Snow Gear, manufacturer of snowboarding safety equipment, is launching its brand new website, which was made by WARPAINT Media. Kaleid Snow Gear was founded by Jessica Hodgson in 2013. Jessica has been teaching snowboarding for six years and is dedicated to keeping the sport safe and fun. In 2013, Jessica sustained a bone bruise…

Techtoberfest 2014 Retrospective

Hi guys! My TechAlliance career is off to a flying start!  Last week our StartUp Services team had the opportunity to attend Techtoberfest, a two day event in Kitchener-Waterloo’s great start up ecosystem that brought together entrepreneurs and venture capitalists during the world’s second largest Oktoberfest. The event was hosted by Communitech, Kitchener-Waterloo’s regional innovation…

Synapse Competition open to Londoners

One of the most difficult steps in the process of commercialization is putting the right team together, especially finding the right help for the business side of technical projects. To help address this issue, the Innovation Factory in Hamilton (part of the same Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs as TechAlliance) ran a competition last year for…