#LdnOnt Community App-in-a-Snap

Simalam will be helping Londoners find something to do in our city when they develop and release their first community App-in-a-Snap live at the Southwest Business Expo on June 11. Followers of the #LdnOnt hashtag on Twitter were asked to choose which of three social apps the community needed most. What’s for Lunch? – A…

Community Building in London

This guest blog post was written by Adam Malamis, Creative Director at Simalam. Our team at Simalam loves London. Each one of us is a transplant, meaning that we didn’t grow up here but actively decided to make it our home. Although we give back and contribute to the community in various ways, we thought…

Medical Device Commercialization 101

This blog post was written by Deniz Temelli, Business Analyst at TechAlliance. Commercializing a medical device is not easy and unfortunately, there are no great ways to learn how to go about it other than experiencing it first-hand. The commercialization path is rarely the same for different devices as there are so many nuances that…

StarTech.com donates $1-million to Ivey Business School

The Ivey Business School (Ivey) at Western University is honoured to be the recipient of a generous $1-million gift from London, Ontario based StarTech.com. The gift will be used to establish an exciting new partnership between Ivey and StarTech.com that will deliver education programs, consulting services, and customer insight tools for local business people. “We…

ATMOS Marketing now accepting Bitcoin payments

ATMOS Marketing, an award-winning digital marketing agency in London, ON, proudly announced that they are one of the first local companies to accept Bitcoin as payment. “Virtual currency is in it’s infancy and  currently under some scrutiny,” said ATMOS partner Corey Dubeau. “But this is similar to the initial skepticism that surrounded digital marketing. And…

Member Spotlight: rx4 Web Design | May 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 Aaron Ridsdale from rx4 Web Design. Learn more about rx4 in our member directory. Name: Aaron Ridsdale Title: Owner Company: rx4 Web Design rx4 is located…

Voices.com makes international debut en español for Latin American market

Customers of Voices.com have always enjoyed using the site at any time from anywhere. Now they can do so in Latin American Spanish. Users speaking Latin America Spanish will be able to search, audition and hire voice-over talent in their native tongue. Likewise, voice actors who prefer to use the Spanish site will be able…

Top 20 Under 40 nominations now open

This November, Business London will be honouring 20 business people under 40 years of age who are making their mark in London with business success and community involvement. If you know a Londoner who is excelling in their career, passionate about the community, helping to raise the profile of our city and will be under…

Hire a Lambton Co-op student and get up to $6,000 in tax credits

Lambton College in Sarnia, Ontario, has 20 programming students who’ve just completed the academic portion of a post graduate program. They are now available for the final portion of this program – an 8 month Co-op work term. You can view the curriculum at Internet Programming & Database Management. When employers hire a Co-op student,…

Ontario announces new program to help Western and Fanshawe students start companies

Ontario’s Minister of Research and Innovation Reza Moridi announced the launch of five programs to help young people start companies and create jobs today at Western University. As part of Ontario’s Youth Jobs Strategy, these programs will provide young entrepreneurs with business skills, capital to start and grow a small business and the opportunity to…