Techcellence Award Applications Now Open

The 2016 Techcellence Awards are now open to applicants, marking the fifth anniversary of London’s only tech awards. And new for 2016, to celebrate five years of honouring excellence in the tech sector, TechAlliance is pleased to introduce our new Techcellence Award for Lifetime Achievement. This annual Techcellence Award will be given to one member…

Ellipsis Digital Wins Second RGD Design Award

Once again, Ellipsis Digital is the sole London, Ontario firm to be honoured with an award in this year’s So(cial) Good Design competition. The So(cial) Good Design Awards is an annual competition presented by the Association of Registered Graphic Designers (RGD) to celebrate “top-notch communications design projects with the power to incite positive action and…

Big Blue Bubble & Digital Extremes Named In 50 Fastest Growing

Deloitte’s 2015 ‘Technology Fast 50’ list highlights the 50 fastest growing technology companies in Canada this year. Among heavyweights such as Hootsuite and Frank & Oak (this year’s winner, with a stunning 18,480% growth), two ambitious London companies were named to the prestigious list. Digital Extremes and Big Blue Bubble, both game development companies, ranked…

Fanshawe College Awarded $225K NSERC Grant to Support Integra Medical’s Research & Development

The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) recently awarded Fanshawe College a three-year, $225,000 Applied Research and Development (ARD) Grant for a project in which the College will collaborate with Integra Medical Inc. of London, Ontario. The research project, with a total value of over $500,000, will see Fanshawe researchers conducting rigorous…

Innovation meets commercialization with Proteus

Medically inducing hypothermia in a patient has been shown to prevent further brain injury following stroke, brain trauma or cardiac arrest but the process also cools the entire body potentially leading to blood clotting and even heart attacks. A medical device to avoid these complications has been developed in London, Ontario and now a new…

Member Spotlight: Techdoz | November 2015

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 Christian Munoz, President of Techdoz. Learn more about Techdoz in our member directory. Name: Christian Munoz Title: President/Lead Consultant Company: Techdoz Proudly servicing London, Ontario and surrounding area, Techdoz is…

Kenesky Goalie Pads Featured on CTV London

Mike Howard has been making goalie pads since he was 13 years old, and now his company, Kenesky Sports, is manufacturing new and innovative pads. You can watch the video below where Kenesky Sports was featured on CTV London’s evening news, or click here.

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…

Forked River Open New Retail Location

Forked River Brewing Company announces success in getting authorization from AGCO to open a relocated retail store at Unit 4 of 45 Pacific Court. The Company will be hosting a grand opening on Saturday, October 31st from 11am to 4pm to celebrate our collective efforts. “This success would not have been possible without the support of our customers,…

London Roundhouse Wins National Trust for Canada Award

When you’re 128 years old, you probably think you’ve seen everything. That’s not the case for the London Roundhouse, built in 1887 as a Michigan Central Railroad steam locomotive repair shop. The building has won the National Trust for Canada’s Ecclesiastical Insurance Cornerstone Award for Building Heritage. One of eight buildings across Canada honoured this…