27 04, 2017

Danby CEO Jim Estill on how to start a new business:

By | 2017-04-27T19:23:20+00:00 April 27th, 2017|Events, Featured Event|0 Comments

“There is no such thing as an original idea.  When 99% of business are thriving on existing concepts, this is where I look for the majority of successful new business start-ups. Entrepreneurs do not necessarily have a unique idea, they succeed by using competitive advantage to thrive. [...]

8 02, 2017

#BeBoldForChange – Innovation Guelph celebrates International Women’s Day 2017

By | 2017-03-21T19:41:16+00:00 February 8th, 2017|Client Successes, Events, Featured Event, News, Rhyze Academy, Rhyze Events, The Rhyze Project|Comments Off on #BeBoldForChange – Innovation Guelph celebrates International Women’s Day 2017

The fifth annual Ignite. Empower. Innovate. gala celebrating International Women’s Day (IWD) in Guelph and Wellington County takes place March 8 at the Hanlon Convention Centre. The event features a keynote address by Dr. Samantha Nutt, the founder of War Child Canada and War Child USA. In her [...]

12 01, 2017

So you want to start a food company?

By | 2017-03-21T16:14:33+00:00 January 12th, 2017|Events, Featured Event, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on So you want to start a food company?

Join us for the "So You Want To Start A Food Company?" Workshop on February 28th. Click here to Register. If you’re thinking about launching a food company, your timing is excellent. Innovative food startups are benefitting from the convergence of several market trends, says Jane Dummer, a [...]

15 12, 2016

Is Employee Ownership Right for Your Company?

By | 2017-01-28T22:53:27+00:00 December 15th, 2016|Entrepreneur Education, Events, Featured Event, News, Speedway, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Is Employee Ownership Right for Your Company?

Explore the business case at Implementing Employee Ownership workshop Feb. 16th Click here to register Innovation is one of the key building blocks of entrepreneurship and a sustainable economy, and today’s successful businesses must continually reinvent themselves in order to survive and thrive. More and more business [...]

14 11, 2016

Redefining business success, one B Corp at a time

By | 2017-01-28T22:53:28+00:00 November 14th, 2016|B Corp Bootcamp, Events, Featured Event, GoodBizGuelph|Comments Off on Redefining business success, one B Corp at a time

Guelph has become a hotbed for companies that are striving for a new kind of business success – one that includes having a positive social and environmental impact in addition to making a profit. Increasingly, these companies are choosing to measure and formalize their sustainability initiatives through [...]

1 11, 2016

What does sustainability mean for your business?

By | 2017-01-28T22:53:28+00:00 November 1st, 2016|B Corp Bootcamp, Events, Featured Event, GoodBizGuelph, News, Speedway, Uncategorized|Comments Off on What does sustainability mean for your business?

A lot has changed in the decades since economist Milton Friedman famously wrote that the social responsibility of business is to increase profits. At Innovation Guelph, we work every day with businesses that are focused on a triple bottom line – social, environmental and financial – including [...]

18 10, 2016

The Imposter Series Presents One Red Lipstick

By | 2017-01-28T22:53:28+00:00 October 18th, 2016|Events, Featured Event, News, Rhyze Events|Comments Off on The Imposter Series Presents One Red Lipstick

  Innovation Guelph and Company of Women are partnering to present One Red Lipstick, October 27th at the Bookshelf Cinema.  Buy Tickets The Imposter Series Presents One Red Lipstick When: October 27th, 6:30pm Where: The Bookshelf Cinema, 41 Quebec Street (2nd floor), Guelph, ON About the Film: Twenty-something [...]

28 09, 2016

Speedway Social: October 25th

By | 2017-01-28T22:53:28+00:00 September 28th, 2016|Client Successes, Events, Fast Lane, Featured Event, Gear Up, News, Speedway, Supercharger, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Speedway Social: October 25th

Join us for an informal networking event to share the latest Innovation Guelph news and celebrate our clients’ successes over the past business quarter. The event is free to attend, and includes a taco bar and desserts. A cash bar will also be available. When: October 25th from [...]

15 09, 2016

Rhyze Award Feature Video: Jenny Mitchell

By | 2017-01-28T22:53:28+00:00 September 15th, 2016|Events, News, Rhyze Academy, Rhyze Events, The Rhyze Project|Comments Off on Rhyze Award Feature Video: Jenny Mitchell

Our 9 cash winners of the 2016 Rhyze Award are being featured on Katie Green's "Local Ladies" YouTube video series. We will be posting one of these videos every weekday until the Rhyze Award event on September 15th.  Follow us Facebook, Twitter or return to our blog to see [...]