Big Blue Bubble’s My Singing Monsters Gets Animated TV Show

Wind Sun Sky Entertainment and Big Blue Bubble announced today that they have partnered to adapt the Canadian mobile gaming company’s top-selling game My Singing Monsters into a multi-media franchise starting with an animated television series and consumer products and licensing program. Wind Sun Sky Entertainment is a Vancouver-based entertainment company led by Catherine Winder…

Northern Commerce One of Five North American Agencies Shortlisted For Google Award

Northern Commerce, a Canadian leader in the digital industry, has been shortlisted for the North American Google Premier Partner Mobile Innovation Award. The award recognizes outstanding mobile innovation, which Northern achieved with its client Oxford Learning Centres. Google Premier Partner Awards celebrate innovation, excellence, and leadership in digital marketing across the world. Northern Commerce is one of three Canadian…

Voices.com Announces $18 Million Growth Investment

Voices.com, the largest global voice over online marketplace, today announced an $18 million growth investment from Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital, the growth focused private investment platform within Morgan Stanley Investment Management. This represents the Company’s first institutional investment since its founding in 2005. Investment funds will be used to scale global operations, expand client and…

London game dev companies net $800,000 Ontario funding

Ontario is investing in its growing Interactive Digital Media sector with new support for 97 companies to help build a vibrant digital media industry, create jobs and grow the economy. Reza Moridi, Minister of Research, Innovation and Science announced the 2016-17 recipients of the Interactive Digital Media Fund today on behalf of Eleanor McMahon, Minister of Tourism, Culture and…

Member Spotlight: GetConnected Telecom

The monthly member spotlight is an opportunity to learn more about a leader at one of our member companies and showcase the work they are doing. This month we spotlight Dave Houghton, Account Executive with GetConnected Telecom. Learn more about GetConnected in our member directory. GetConnected telecom is a Bell Authorized dealer operating in Southwestern Ontario, founded…

Contend To Partner with Scrunch For Canada’s Largest Influencer Database

Contend or Contend Social will partner with Scrunch of Australia in the coming months bringing their total influencer database up to 850 million worldwide influencer correspondents. Contend, Tech Alliance’s youngest company ran by the high school team lead by Sean Cornelius and Daniel Wiseman has grown significantly over the last two months. In addition to…

$100,000 in Grants For Ideas to Improve Cancer Care

The Astellas Oncology C3 Prize® is a global challenge to inspire and support innovative ideas aimed at changing cancer care for patients and caregivers. After receiving more than 100 entries from 15 countries last year (with two of the top five finalists from Canada), Astellas Oncology is once again calling for applicants from all backgrounds…

Blog: London’s Startups Clean Up In Detroit

This post was written by Morgan Ronseberg, Business Analyst at TechAlliance. Earlier this month, TechAlliance sent two London locals to Detroit for the annual cross-border Hacking Health competition. The weekend long competition was hosted by our sister organizations, TechTown Detroit and WETech in Windsor. It featured hundreds of competitors with backgrounds in healthcare, software engineering,…

Drinky.ca: ‘Canada’s Beverage Solution’

Drinky.ca is pleased to announce the launch of its innovative online portal, introducing Canadians to unique beverages from the comfort of their homes. A new way to explore the world of artisan, boutique and craft alcohol, Drinky.ca offer a resounding ‘Yes’ to questions like: Can alcohol be legally purchased directly from Ontario producers? Can imported…