ResIM & Digital Echidna Team Up For Fanshawe Website

Fanshawe College today announced that it will completely overhaul its website – the first significant change since 2011. To help create an engaging, first-class online experience for site visitors, Fanshawe has partnered with two London businesses – ResIM and Digital Echidna. “Fanshawe’s website is the primary point of interaction between the College and our audiences,”…

2015 London Business Achievement Award Finalists Announced

The London Chamber of Commerce has released the list of finalists for the 2015 Business Achievement Awards. The awards will be held on March 25 2015, and the finalists are as follows: Small Business of the Year Finalists EyeLook Media Gordons Gold Jewellers Storage Worx Self Storage The Seabrook Financial Group Medium Business of the…

TechAlliance Success Stories: Okwaho Network

In our latest Success Stories video, we sat down with Shyra Barberstock, who, along with her husband, co-founded the Okwaho Network, the first ever social network for Indigenous people. She talked about where the idea came from, and the long road from that idea to a fully-realized social network that serves users as far away as…

Southwestern Ontario Angel Group Has New Managing Director

The Southwestern Ontario Angel Group (SWOAG) today announced that John Pollock will join SWOAG as its new Managing Director commencing January 12, 2015. Pollock brings over 30 years of entrepreneurial experience as founder of several businesses, and a breadth of experience in Angel investing and finance. Most recently, Pollock held the position Founder and Director…

Make Wi-Fi Visible Blog Series

TechAlliance member François Vergès shared this blog on the SemFio Networks website, and we decided it would be very useful here. François explains the technical aspects of Wi-Fi in a way that’s clear and easy to follow. Enjoy! As 2014 is ending today, this makes it the perfect day to do a recap of the first…

Introducing Jodi Mabee

Jodi Mabee is the newest member of the TechAlliance team, joining up as Membership Coordinator. Here she is, in her own words: Hi Everyone! My name is Jodi Mabee and I am thrilled to join the TechAlliance team as your new Membership Coordinator. Although I wasn’t born in the Forest City, I have been a…

Happy Holidays From TechAlliance

Here at TechAlliance, we love this time a year. Like, a lot. The Christmas music starts mid-November, the tree-trimming party is in early December, and of course our annual Holiday Mixer at Aroma brings out the London community to share and celebrate together. This year we’ve even added an office initiative called The Twelve Business…

Member Spotlight: Arcane | December 2014

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 Eric Vardon, President & CEO of Arcane. Learn more about Arcane in our member directory. Name: Eric Vardon Title: President, CEO Company: Arcane Arcane combines…

PlantForm awarded federal government contract for production of anti-nerve-agent enzyme

PlantForm Corporation has been awarded a contract with the Government of Canada to create stable glyco-modified Nicotiana benthamiana plant lines for the production of pharmaceutical proteins and continued supply of recombinant butyrylcholinesterase (BuChE) to Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC). The contract is valued at $831,600 and the period of the contract is from December…

Resonant Solutions Gives Away $10K In Services

Resonant Solutions is inviting entries from companies, not-for-profits and charities in the Win Your Wishlist $10k Giveaway. This no-strings-attached opportunity was launched by Co-CEOs Vick and Jane Ramachandran, who are willing to give out 10 thousand dollars worth of IT and business services to businesses, non-profits, and charities. “In my years of speaking with people from all…