Sentry III Launch features Akira Systems technology

Sentry Metrics unveiled their new Sentry III platform at the Governance Risk and Compliance program offered together with Globalscape at SecTor (www.sector.ca), Canada’s Premier IT Security Conference. Sentry III was developed under contract by Akira Systems of London, Ontario. Akira Systems develops customized Microsoft Sharepoint solutions including its proprietary Wavelength Workforce Management solution. Sentry leveraged…

Mobile app helps Londoners scratch their way to savings

Two young London entrepreneurs and TechAlliance clients, Diana Robbins and James Lynch, have launched Scratchd Inc. a mobile version of the scratch and save ticket, giving businesses a new way to reach the mobile market and Londoners a new way to win and save. “It is a fun approach for businesses to promote and for Londoners to…

Blog: What’s new with Advisory Services

This post was written by Ian Haase, VP Advisory Services for TechAlliance. It was a busy summer for the TechAlliance team, as 31 new entrepreneurs entered our doors between June and August (including 10 from outside of London), and an additional 13 so far in September. This brings the total number of entrepreneurs actively working with TechAlliance…

Blog: Innovation vs. invention

This blog post was written by Alec Miller, Manager, Measured Innovation at TechAlliance Although certainly not new, the trend towards innovation seems to have accelerated in the last few years. In the wake of the 2008 economic downturn, many governments and organizations have invested heavily in innovation as a way to spur economic activity. But…

Member Spotlight: SECURaGLOBE Solutions | September 2012

The monthly Spotlight is an opportunity to learn more about a leader, innovator or entrepreneur in the tech community. This month, we spotlight Rene Beaulieu, President of SECURaGLOBE Solutions Inc. What is your mobile device of choice, and why? Being in the security industry I naturally gravitated to Blackberry as it was the most secure solution at…

All things London – Emerging Leaders launches website for the community

Simalam, a growing and innovative web design and strategy firm, has announced the launch of a newly revitalized Emerging Leaders website – www.emergingleaders.ca A major issue cited by young people in London is the lack of opportunity to make appropriate connections and establish themselves in their chosen profession. Further, for those interested in London, there…

Critical Outcome Technologies Inc. initiates final toxicity studies for COTI-2

Critical Outcome Technologies Inc. (COTI) (TSX Venture: COT) announced today that it has initiated the final series of toxicity experiments in two animal species for its lead oncology asset, COTI-2. The data from these experiments are an important part of the toxicity package required by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a first in human trial.…

Antic Entertainment releases Kingdoms CCG, partners with Zynga

Antic Entertainment, Inc., a London-based video game developer and publisher, announced today that it has released Kingdoms CCG, a collectible card game for the web, and is partnering with Zynga (NASDAQ: ZNGA), the world’s leading provider of social game services, to bring Kingdoms CCG to the 306 million monthly active players on the Zynga network.…

Blog: Celebrating the biotech industry in Canada

This blog is written by Deniz Temelli, Business Analyst at TechAlliance. Over the past few months, TechAlliance, along with other organizations across the country, has been busy planning events to celebrate National Biotechnology Week.  Now it’s time to put those plans into action as today is the kickoff of this exciting week! With the official…