16 03, 2017

Green Table Foods on the leading edge of global health trend

By | 2017-03-21T20:09:03+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Client Successes, Fast Lane, News, Speedway, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Green Table Foods on the leading edge of global health trend

Owners of a growing Guelph-based food business are refining their recipe for success with help from Innovation Guelph (IG) mentors and industry specialists. Green Table Foods produces certified organic, fermented prepared foods inspired by the great cooking traditions of the world. Established in 2005 by the husband-and-wife [...]

8 03, 2017

Mirexus: From Small Things, Big Things One Day Come

By | 2017-03-21T19:57:24+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Client Successes, Fuel Injection, Speedway, Supercharger, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Mirexus: From Small Things, Big Things One Day Come

Phil Whiting, Mirexus president and CEO A Guelph-based biomaterials company is poised to make a major splash in the personal care and cosmetics industries. Mirexus Inc. will officially launch its proprietary all-natural nano-material PhytoSpherix™ at In-Cosmetics Global, the world’s leading event for personal care ingredients, [...]

27 02, 2017

MANTECH technology delivering safer, cleaner water worldwide

By | 2017-05-16T14:30:10+00:00 February 27th, 2017|Client Successes, Fast Lane, Fuel Injection, Speedway|Comments Off on MANTECH technology delivering safer, cleaner water worldwide

Don Thomson and Robert Menegotto with the PeCOD Analyzer The future is bright for a Guelph company whose innovative water-quality monitoring technology is helping industries and municipalities save millions of dollars while better protecting the environment. MANTECH manufactures water analysis systems that provide faster, more [...]

14 02, 2017

HumanSystems ®: Putting people first is good business

By | 2017-05-16T13:54:40+00:00 February 14th, 2017|Client Successes, Fast Lane, News, Speedway, Uncategorized|Comments Off on HumanSystems ®: Putting people first is good business

Changing an organization’s culture is one of the most complex challenges that a business leader will ever face. But there are times when a cultural shift is essential for a business to survive and grow. That’s precisely the challenge facing HumanSystems® (HSI®), a Guelph-based consulting and applied [...]

26 01, 2017

TRU-ID on leading edge of fight against food fraud

By | 2017-03-21T18:36:29+00:00 January 26th, 2017|Client Successes, Fast Lane, Fuel Injection, Speedway|Comments Off on TRU-ID on leading edge of fight against food fraud

Chances are, you’ve been the victim of food fraud at some point in your life. You may have bought Echinacea capsules that contained no Echinacea, or ‘wild’ salmon that was actually farmed. It’s also likely that the seller was unaware of the problem: food counterfeiting is widespread, [...]

17 01, 2017

Boosting bandwidth: IG team helps lighting manufacturer prepare for growth

By | 2017-03-21T16:43:30+00:00 January 17th, 2017|Client Successes, Fast Lane, Speedway|Comments Off on Boosting bandwidth: IG team helps lighting manufacturer prepare for growth

“It’s not just machinery, nuts and bolts. It’s dealing with the people side as well.” — Martin Stocker, President, Metalumen Sometimes the hardest thing about running a business is knowing when to let go. It may also be one of the most important, especially when leading 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 [...]

2 12, 2016

Entrepreneur’s Journey: Carmen Clubine

By | 2017-01-28T22:53:28+00:00 December 2nd, 2016|Client Successes, Gear Up, Speedway, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Entrepreneur’s Journey: Carmen Clubine

"Warm Summer" pendant by Alfaro Clubine. Available online Three years ago, Carmen Clubine was at a crossroads, picking up the pieces after losing her job as an industrial designer, when a friend shared a story about a young man he’d met while working for a [...]

22 11, 2016

Building a better superfood: Ontario entrepreneur takes quinoa to new heights

By | 2017-01-28T22:53:28+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Client Successes, Fuel Injection, News, Speedway, Supercharger, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Building a better superfood: Ontario entrepreneur takes quinoa to new heights

Ontario Grown Quinta Quinoa products are available for sale online and in stores. The call to entrepreneurship comes in many forms: in the case of Katan Kitchens founder Jamie Draves, it was his struggle to overcome failing health from pancreatitis that led him to quinoa’s [...]

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 [...]