Innovation Guelph News

We’re hiring! Front of House Coordinator

We're looking for a Front of House Coordinator to join our team!   Position: Front of House Coordinator Reports to: Director, Innovation Centre Position Description Innovation Guelph’s Front of House Coordinator is responsible for ensuring the smooth and effective operation of the facility by providing administration support [...]

By | 2017-07-05T20:42:07+00:00 July 5th, 2017|Hiring, Media Releases, News|Comments Off on We’re hiring! Front of House Coordinator

Celebrating women entrepreneurs at the 2017 Rhyze Awards

On June 29th, over a hundred people gathered at the Frank Hasenfratz Centre for Excellence to honour the recipients the 2017 Rhyze Awards, and celebrate Guelph’s growing community of women entrepreneurs. In recognition of their ingenuity, passion and perseverance, ten local women entrepreneurs received $1,000 in support [...]

By | 2017-07-05T15:51:41+00:00 July 4th, 2017|Client Successes, Events, Media Releases, News, Rhyze Academy, Rhyze Events, The Rhyze Project|Comments Off on Celebrating women entrepreneurs at the 2017 Rhyze Awards

Announcing the 2017 Innovation Guelph Award Winners!

Organized by the Guelph Chamber of Commerce, the annual Awards of Excellence is Guelph's premier appreciation event of the year where we, at Innovation Guelph, get to celebrate our clients’ growth and achievement.  Each year, we recognize six of our amazing clients. From these six, we choose [...]

By | 2017-06-23T20:38:16+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|Client Successes, Fast Lane, Guelph Awards of Excellence, News, Speedway, Supercharger, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Announcing the 2017 Innovation Guelph Award Winners!

Collaboration builds success with Guelph’s Civic Accelerator

When Andy Best became the Open Guelph Manager at the City of Guelph, he was tasked with developing an accelerator that would help solve municipal challenges while, at the same time, fostering technological innovation in the business community. Working with Guelph Lab (a partnership between the City [...]

By | 2017-06-15T16:41:53+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Media Releases, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Collaboration builds success with Guelph’s Civic Accelerator

Make the most of your summer with our new E-Learning Centre

The sound of waves lapping against the dock … The fresh breeze tickling your bare toes… The crisp, cold beverage quenching your afternoon thirst … The sense of accomplishment as you complete your finance course…. Are you looking forward to some well-deserved R&R this summer, but worried [...]

By | 2017-06-09T21:08:43+00:00 June 9th, 2017|Entrepreneur Education, Media Releases, News, Speedway, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Make the most of your summer with our new E-Learning Centre

Celebrating our Newest Fuel Injection Recipients

On Thursday June 1st, Innovation Guelph held a celebratory event where we raised our glasses to congratulate 12 amazing companies on becoming our newest cohort of our Fuel Injection recipients. Jay McLean , on behalf of our event sponsor MNP, offered up a toast, saluting the upcoming [...]

By | 2017-06-05T19:18:11+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Client Successes, Events, Fuel Injection, Funding, Media Releases, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Celebrating our Newest Fuel Injection Recipients

Rhyze Award celebration: Announcing our special guest speaker!

On June 29th, join us as we celebrate the 2017 Rhyze Award recipients with guest speaker Dr. Anne-Marie Zajdlik, founder of Bracelet of Hope! In recognition of their exceptional passion and entrepreneurial spirit, 10 women in the Guelph and Wellington community were chosen out of 60 applicants to be this year's Rhyze [...]

By | 2017-06-02T23:08:03+00:00 June 2nd, 2017|Events, Featured Event, News, Rhyze Academy, Rhyze Events, The Rhyze Project, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Rhyze Award celebration: Announcing our special guest speaker!

Strategic sprint helps The KAIN Group train for success

“I’m really good at putting ships in the water and starting them moving. Innovation Guelph showed me how to align them as a fleet and get them moving in the same direction.” — Harsch Khandelwal, CEO, The KAIN Group A Kitchener-based real estate investment firm is getting [...]

By | 2017-06-01T15:12:34+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Client Successes, Fast Lane, News, Speedway|Comments Off on Strategic sprint helps The KAIN Group train for success

Reverse Collision Day creates new connections for local entrepreneurs

Innovation Guelph was extremely proud to host our very first reverse collison day on Thursday. At this first-of-its-kind Innovation Guelph event, we invited entrepreneurs to "look inside" larger companies for opportunities to create or grow businesses by addressing unmet needs; pursuing spin-off opportunities; and capitalizing on existing infrastructure, [...]

By | 2017-05-29T14:47:50+00:00 May 29th, 2017|Events, Featured Event, Media Releases, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Reverse Collision Day creates new connections for local entrepreneurs

UTComp: Engineering firm gaining market clarity with help from IG

“We’ve experienced a paradigm shift working with Innovation Guelph.” — Geoff Clarkson, UTComp president and CEO Like many entrepreneurs who discover that business as usual isn’t getting them where they need to go, the leadership team at UTComp is rethinking some basic assumptions about their business and [...]

By | 2017-05-11T18:20:05+00:00 May 11th, 2017|Client Successes, Fast Lane, News, Speedway|Comments Off on UTComp: Engineering firm gaining market clarity with help from IG