Venture London Deadline Approaches

LONDON, ON – Venture London, the city’s premier competition for new businesses, is back for a seventh year awarding more than $50,000 in cash and prizes for innovative, new London ventures. The deadline to enter is approaching on April 8, 2015. Open to planned and new businesses, existing for less than three years, the competition…

Record number of investors at Discovery Conference

The promise shown by Ontario’s innovators and entrepreneurs is attracting a record number of foreign and domestic investors to the 2015 edition of Ontario Centres of Excellence’s (OCE) Discovery conference. This year, Discovery will welcome an unprecedented number of investors, including a large contingent of international investors. “It’s a testament to the quality of Ontario’s businesses…

rtraction becomes Ellipsis Digital and Engine SevenFour

Digital media agency. Web design company. Community partner. London booster. The force behind Canada’s Worst Charity Website and The Arts Grant. No matter how you knew rtraction, there’s a new way to refer to us. Our 13-year-old agency has undergone a rebrand and emerged as… Ellipsis Digital and Engine SevenFour. It’s been an exciting year…

Voices.com Takes on NYC with CDMN Soft Landing Program

Voices.com has been accepted into the Canadian Digital Media Network’s (CDMN) Outbound Soft Landing program. The globally-recognized freelancer marketplace will be part of the winter 2015 cohort to help forge the partnerships and connections it needs for international expansion. The program runs three times a year and selected companies must meet a range of criteria,…

A Farewell From Allyson Tighe

Anyone who knows me will tell you that I’m not great at goodbyes. My signature move at social events is to disappear without a word to anyone (also known, in honour of my heritage and St. Patrick’s Day, as the Irish Goodbye).  Unfortunately, that’s not possible in this case, and the time has come for…

Member Spotlight: CDK Global | March 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 Craig Green, Director, Product Management and R&D at CDK Global. Learn more about CDK Global in our member directory. Name: Craig Green Title: Director, Product Management and…

Diebold Acquires Phoenix Interactive Design

NORTH CANTON, Ohio – Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) today announced it has acquired Phoenix Interactive Design, Inc., a world leader in developing innovative software solutions for automated teller machines (ATMs) and a host of other financial self-service applications. Headquartered in London, Ontario, Phoenix brings more than 25 years of banking industry experience by creating highly…