Elevate Entrepreneurship, Incubator for Black, Indigenous, People of Colour, and Women founders

TechAlliance of Southwestern Ontario and Fanshawe College Corporate Training Solutions partnered to deliver a first-ever founder-focused experience supporting 60 Black, Indigenous, People of Colour (BIPOC), and Women entrepreneurs to gain knowledge required to develop their business during disruptive times alongside experts in the innovation economy. To ensure there is appropriate and relevant course content and…

Founded by a digital creation duo, Select Start Network is making space for people to create

A husband-and-wife duo from Sudbury, Ontario made the big move to London to follow their passions in the entertainment, videography, and photography world. Along the way, they built a London-based business that is now helping other entrepreneurs create content in the digital world. Select Start Network is a commercial production studio, specializing in photography, videography, and live streaming.…

Northern Commerce Named LGBT+ Business of the Year

Northern, an integrated digital solutions agency for brands navigating digital transformation, has been named the Business of the Year by CGLCC, Canada’s LGBT+ Chamber of Commerce, as part of the 2021 Business Leadership Awards. The LGBT+ Business of the Year award celebrates a business that is owned, operated, and controlled by an LGBT+ individual(s) that…

TechAlliance Challenges Innovators to Strengthen the Well-Being of Small Business 

TechAlliance of Southwestern Ontario is launching the second London Innovation Challenge, a London Community Recovery Network project funded by the City of London, to accelerate and scale select London-developed solutions to address the recovery in areas of focus identified by the London community – Investing in People, Driving Prosperity and Fostering Community.  The second London Innovation Challenge  is seeking London innovators to develop a sustainable technology solution to address a new challenge facing our…

CondoWorks does the condo work for you – GROW Accelerator Company Highlight

Created by co-founders and friends who continued to cross paths in the tech and entrepreneurial world, CondoWorks blends together the skills and successes of its co-founders to build a Canadian-made platform that is making property management significantly easier. CondoWorks is an accounts payable automation platform built for property management companies to streamline their accounts payable…

Meet M.I Friends – Supporting families and driving research

Since COVID-19, almost 60 percent of parents have noted behavioural changes in their children, ranging from outbursts or extreme irritability to drastic changes in mood, behaviour or personality, altered sleeping patterns, persistent sadness and more. M.I. understanding, in partnership with five London organizations, has developed a new online program for families to help children build…

Interactive gaming keeps your kids safe online — Cyber Legends GROW Accelerator Company Highlight

What started as a cybersecurity awareness service for corporations and employees soon grew into a whimsical, imaginative, and interactive game made for those most vulnerable in online spaces, children. Co-Founders of Cyber Legends, Farzin Habib Pour, Jared Rietdyk, David Brebner and James Hayes, had put their time and energy into creating a service for training…