Member Spotlight: InnoSoft Canada Inc. | April 2016

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 Keegan Howlett, Manager, Client Engagement & Recruiting at InnoSoft Canada Inc. Learn more about InnoSoft Canada in our member directory. Name: Keegan Howlett Title: Manager, Client Engagement & Recruiting…

2016 Synapse Finals Swept By London Companies

The top three finalists have been announced for the 2016 Synapse Competition, an annual life sciences competition in Hamilton, and all three companies are from London, Ontario. Congratulations to Provant, TopSpin360, and Virtual Possibilities! It all comes down to April 6th, where the companies will have 10 minutes to make their pitch and answers questions from a panel…

Critical Outcome Technologies Completes $1.4 Million Private Placement

Critical Outcome Technologies Inc. (TSX Venture: COT; OTCQB: COTQF) (“COTI” or the “Company”) announced today, the completion of a non‐brokered private placement of 4,841,102 units (the “Units”) at a price of CAD $0.30 per Unit for gross proceeds of USD $1,100,000 (or approximately CAD $1,437,150) with a successful U.S. life science investor. “We were very…

Cowan Insurance Strikes Gold with Fourth Best Managed Companies Win

Today, Cowan Insurance Group, a preeminent insurance brokerage and consulting operation, announced that it had reached Gold Standard status as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies in 2015. Established in 1993, Canada’s Best Managed Companies is one of the country’s leading business awards programs recognizing Canadian-owned and managed companies that have implemented world-class business practices…

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…

Member Spotlight: StarTech.com | March 2016

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 Song Lu, Manager, Channel Marketing – North America at StarTech.com. Learn more about StarTech.com in our member directory. Name: Song Lu Title: Manager, Channel Marketing – North…

FedDev Ontario Announces Support for Entrepreneurs and Early-stage Businesses in Southern Ontario

New entrepreneurs in southern Ontario will benefit from an investment of up to $4.84 million in Bioenterprise Corporation announced today by Lloyd Longfield, Member of Parliament for Guelph, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for FedDev Ontario. Businesses need the right resources to grow,…

Introducing Our First Tech Champions

TechAlliance has been working on a new initiative, one designed to recognize the members of the community who are out there making a difference. Tech Champions is a new way for TechAlliance to recognize these awesome individuals, and today we’re incredibly pleased to announce our first four recipients: David Billson and Shawn Adamsson of Ellipsis…

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…