ZTR Engineering Manager Wins LMOA Award

ZTR Control Systems has been a trusted source for innovative, reliable and cost effective technologies for the locomotive industry around the globe. The company is proud to support the Locomotive Maintenance Officers Association (LMOA). ZTR is extremely proud to announce that their Manager of Engineering, Amarjit Soora, has been honoured by the LMOA Executive Board…

ZTR Control Systems Turns 30

ZTR Control Systems is proud to be celebrating its 30th Anniversary. In the mid-1980s five coworkers suggested an idea for a new product that was ultimately rejected by the company they worked for at the time. Fuelled with determination and armed with innovation, this group founded ZTR Control Systems in 1987. Today, this global high-tech company…

ZTR Control Systems Requalifies for Canada’s Best Managed Companies

It is with great pride that ZTR Control Systems announces it has requalified as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies in 2016. The Best Managed program recognizes companies with revenues over $10 million, demonstrating strategy, capability, and commitment to achieve sustainable growth. This is the second year the company has been given this prestigious honour.…

ZTR Control Systems Named Among Canada’s Best Managed Companies

It is with great pride that ZTR Control Systems announces it has been chosen as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies in 2015 for excellence in business performance. The Best Managed program recognizes Canadian-owned and managed companies with revenues over $10 million, demonstrating strategy, capability and commitment to achieve sustainable growth. This is the first…

ZTR Control Systems Adds Powerhouse Sales Leader

ZTR Control Systems, a global leader in intelligent industrial equipment management solutions, is proud to announce the appointment of Paul Wilson to Director of Commercial Development for the Industrial IoT Division. Wilson brings with him 25+ years of experience in leadership roles throughout the telecommunications sector, in the industrial automation realm and with professional services…

Zepeel Receives OCE Smart Start Funding

One of the very unique ventures happening in London right now is Zepeel, a completely mobile video dating app. Zepeel is being developed right here in London by rtraction Canada Inc. And the venture has just achieved a huge milestone, being approved for OCE Smart Start funding. CEO Steve Szikszay says the funding will be…

Young entrepreneurs – make your pitch!

The Ontario Youth Jobs Strategy is launching a new program from high school-aged entrepreneurs to pitch their business ideas to experts and the public as part of the province’s Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch contest. The contest, now in its second year, challenges high school students in grades 9 through 12 to promote their business…

Worklily: Connecting Tech & Talent | Blog

This blog post was originally written by TechAlliance Business Analyst Morgan Rosenberg. Bryan Addeman, now 29, is leading a cutting edge start-up at IBM Canada. He is a symbol of two important shifting trends in London. First, he represents a growing wave of student entrepreneurs who choose London as their first home to grow their…

Woodstock student receives accolades from science community for malaria treatment

By Tara Bowie, Woodstock Sentinel-Review Published: Thursday, May 23 Woodstock is home to the top youth medical researcher in the world. Jessie MacAlpine, a Grade 12 student at Huron Park Secondary School earned a gold and best in category for her cost effective malaria treatment at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in…