20 06, 2018

2018 Rhyze Award Recipients

By | 2018-06-20T21:14:27+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Media Releases, News, Rhyze Academy, Rhyze Events, The Rhyze Project|0 Comments

The fourth annual Rhyze Awards were awarded on June 14 at Innovation Guelph with a total of $22,000 in prizes given out! This year’s event, hosted in partnership with the Business Centre Guelph-Wellington, saw 10 female entrepreneurs pitch their businesses to a panel of industry experts. [...]

18 06, 2018

The rise of female entrepreneurship (and how we’re supporting it)

By | 2018-06-20T13:23:44+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Entrepreneur Education, News, Rhyze Academy, The Rhyze Project|0 Comments

Female entrepreneurship matters. Women-led businesses find new ways of innovating, cater to a more diverse and representative clientele, add important perspectives to decision-making, raise standards for workplace equity and strengthen our economy. But we’ve seen the stats: there’s a huge gap in funding compared to their male [...]

30 05, 2018

Good news for Guelph: community energy recommendations passed unanimously by Council

By | 2018-05-31T14:08:45+00:00 May 30th, 2018|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Good news for Guelph: community energy recommendations passed unanimously by Council

We would like to extend our congratulations to a group of dedicated volunteers on the Our Energy Guelph task force, who have been updating Guelph’s Community Energy Initiative and preparing recommendations for the city. On May 28th, City Council unanimously approved the task force’s update - including [...]

25 05, 2018

2018 Innovation Guelph Award Nominees

By | 2018-06-04T17:36:08+00:00 May 25th, 2018|Client Successes, Events, Media Releases, News|Comments Off on 2018 Innovation Guelph Award Nominees

On June 28th, we are excited to be part of the Guelph Awards of Excellence Gala, hosted by the Guelph Chamber of Commerce . This annual event recognizes the achievements of exceptional individuals and businesses in the Guelph community. Find out more about the Innovation Guelph Awards and this year's [...]

23 05, 2018

Lighthouse Lemonade: Setting course for success

By | 2018-05-23T15:02:24+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|Client Successes, News, Speedway, The Rhyze Project|Comments Off on Lighthouse Lemonade: Setting course for success

“Even though I knew where I wanted to go with my business, I needed help figuring out how to get there.” — Jill Fisher, Lighthouse Lemonade founder and CEO An old family recipe for summer in a bottle is coming soon to a grocery store near you, [...]

8 05, 2018

We’re Hiring! Student Summer Positions

By | 2018-05-08T21:35:03+00:00 May 8th, 2018|Hiring, News|Comments Off on We’re Hiring! Student Summer Positions

We're looking for two students to fill the following positions: Position: Impact and Program Analyst (Summer Intern Role –30 hours/week) Role Summary: As the Impact and Program Analyst, you will work with the Innovation Guelph team to support the onboarding of entrepreneurs and management [...]

4 05, 2018

Feeding a world hungry for connection

By | 2018-05-04T20:16:35+00:00 May 4th, 2018|Client Successes, Fuel Injection, News, Speedway|Comments Off on Feeding a world hungry for connection

“I’m a connector of people. That’s the real magic that happens here” — Chef Pam Fanjoy An award-winning Wellington County chef is prepped for a breakout summer creating community connections and well-being by sharing fabulous, farm-to-table foods at FAN/JOY restaurant and kitchen retail store in Hillsburgh. “FAN/JOY [...]

30 04, 2018

IG Client News: AceAge Signs with Canadian Manufacturer Urtech to Bring Automated Medication Dispenser to Market

By | 2018-04-30T19:06:40+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Client Successes, Media Releases, News, Speedway|Comments Off on IG Client News: AceAge Signs with Canadian Manufacturer Urtech to Bring Automated Medication Dispenser to Market

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AceAge Signs with Canadian Manufacturer Urtech to Bring Automated Medication Dispenser to Market This collaboration ensures the Karie home health appliance will be entirely developed in Canada. GUELPH, ONTARIO | March 20, 2018 - Canadian healthtech company AceAge Inc. and Burlington-based electronics manufacturer Urtech [...]

20 04, 2018

Matt Wittek on his experience bankrolling a business (Lesson From Leaders – December 2017)

By | 2018-05-07T14:49:16+00:00 April 20th, 2018|Events, Feature Friday, Featured Event, News|Comments Off on Matt Wittek on his experience bankrolling a business (Lesson From Leaders – December 2017)

Grab your popcorn and get comfortable, it's Feature Friday! In our latest video, Matt Wittek (Founder & Director of Cupanion) shares how he funded his journey from initial idea to multimillion dollar company.  This video was taken at our December 2017 "Lessons From Leaders" panel. If [...]

16 04, 2018

Lessons From Leaders: The role of innovation and R&D in the success of my business

By | 2018-04-18T16:50:37+00:00 April 16th, 2018|Entrepreneur Education, Events, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Lessons From Leaders: The role of innovation and R&D in the success of my business

Join us for Lessons From Leaders on April 27th  from 7:15am - 9:00am  Click here to register for this event  This event is free for innovation Guelph clients! Please email Diana diana.train@innovationguelph.ca for the client discount link. Research and Development (R&D) goes hand-in-hand with innovation, regardless of the [...]