London tech founder launches online platform to connect volunteers to those in need

London tech entrepreneur, Ryan Kelly, has developed an online platform amid the COVID-19 crisis to connect vulnerable individuals to local volunteers who can deliver supplies to their homes. Kelly is the founder of Ascend Applications and a GROW Accelerator alumnus whose software development startup has leveraged impressive AI-powered solutions to make the web more accessible…

Rachel Ettinger joins the TechAlliance team

Fresh off her three year-run as one of the voices that started your day on a great note, Rachel Ettinger has joined TechAlliance’s Venture Growth & Corporate Innovation as a Strategic Advisor.  “I am so excited to welcome Rachel to our team, and to our community of dreamers and innovators,” says Christina Fox, TechAlliance’s CEO.…

London, ON Tech Companies Partner to Help Local SMBs Take Offline Sales Online

After Londoners add more than 180 of their favourite small businesses to supportlondonbusinesses.com in just a few days, local tech companies partner to provide brick & mortar stores with help transitioning offline sales online. Last week, rTraction launched supportlondonbusinesses.com with help from Benjamin Glauss, a local IT Consultant and Project manager. Supportlondonbusinesses.com is a website…

FreePoint Technologies Increases Focus on Manufacturing

FreePoint Technologies, an award-winning provider of software for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) to manufacturers worldwide, today announced that Direct Impact Solutions has purchased FreePoint’s FileMaker custom development business, including the CoreSolutions name, trademarks, and related intellectual property (IP). Direct Impact Solutions also purchased FreePoint’s custom web development business that is unrelated to manufacturing.…

Committed to keeping our community safe

Our top priority is the health, safety, and peace of mind of our staff and community. As such, we will postpone scheduled TechAlliance engagements and face-to-face meetings and will shift our focus to online and digital experiences wherever possible. Our team will continue to monitor COVID-19 and follow guidance provided by the Public Health Agency of…

FreePoint Technologies releases machine monitoring solution, ShiftWorx Plus

FreePoint Technologies, an award-winning industry leader in the industrial internet of things, announces the release of ShiftWorx Plus; an advanced machine monitoring solution that manufacturers are using to greatly increase their production capacity. Existing customers using FreePoint ShiftWorx have seen production improvements of up to 50%. Now, in addition to tracking and explaining machine downtime, manufacturers…