Entry Software’s TeamHeadquarters, v. 7, Integrates ITSM and Project Management to Maximize Business Value from IT

Building on the success of its flagship product, TeamHeadquarters, Entry Software announces the release of version 7.0, which will allow the company to expand into the IT Service Management marketplace. “TeamHeadquarters v.7 will definitely change the way IT views a request. They are not just individual work tasks, but integral to the big picture –…

Becoming the next Candy Crush: iterative design and rolling the dice

This blog post was written by Howie Chan, Business Analyst at TechAlliance. I recently read “the Black Swan” by Nassim Taleb and it opened my eyes to how I should perceive random events. Applying this to entrepreneurship, there is an interesting lesson in the Black Swan on how to tackle risk associated with launching your…

OCE Discovery: Ask an Expert

OCE is pleased to announce the first ever Ask an Expert event as part of OCE Discovery.It allows you to connect with experts in the areas of investing, entrepreneurship, support for innovation, professional services, and corporate leadership. This event is intended to foster business connections between experienced captains of industry and small- to medium-sized businesses…

Member Spotlight: Digital Boundary Group | March 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 Sean Gillen from Digital Boundary Group. Learn more about Digital Boundary Group in our member directory. Name: Sean Gillen Title: Business Development Representative Company: Digital Boundary Group…

OCE Discovery: Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch

Discovery is Canada’s leading innovation-to-commercialization conference. Hosted by the Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE), Discovery brings together key players from industry, academia, government, the investment community as well as entrepreneurs and students to pursue collaboration opportunities. Participate in one of the many competitions taking place throughout the conference. Monday, May 12, 4:00-6:00 p.m. – Innovation…

Nominations now open for Startup Canada Awards

Startup Canada (www.startupcan.ca) will recognize the movers and shakers of Canada’s entrepreneurship movement with a new awards program. The Startup Canada Awards will distinguish the individuals, communities, organizations and institutions in Canada that have demonstrated innovation, excellence, impact and outstanding achievement in advancing Canadian entrepreneurship. “Starting a company is a difficult task; entrepreneurs need a…

Interview with Tom Wujec

Tom Wujec speaks internationally on innovation: why it matters, why it is a vital engine of economic growth (especially today), and how to foster it. TechAlliance is pleased to welcome Tom as our keynote speaker at this year’s Gearing Up for Growth Conference. We were able to sit down with Tom for a brief Q…

OCE Discovery: The David McFadden Energy Entrepreneur Challenge

Discovery is Canada’s leading innovation-to-commercialization conference. Hosted by the Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE), Discovery brings together key players from industry, academia, government, the investment community as well as entrepreneurs and students to pursue collaboration opportunities. Participate in one of the many competitions taking place throughout the conference. Tuesday, May 13, 9:00-11:30 a.m. – Innovation…

London’s Voices.com puts aggressive expansion plan into action

Voices.com, the startup that grew up, is entering its 10th year of business, and celebrating by putting into action a major growth plan. Riding on the momentum of success the company has experienced, Voices.com has committed to adding 30 positions over the next 6 months. This mission is already underway, with Voices.com set to be…

OCE Discovery: Investor Pitch Competition

Discovery is Canada’s leading innovation-to-commercialization conference. Hosted by the Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE), Discovery brings together key players from industry, academia, government, the investment community as well as entrepreneurs and students to pursue collaboration opportunities. Participate in one of the many competitions taking place throughout the conference. Tuesday, May 13, 9:00-11:30 a.m. – Talent…