Innovation Guelph News

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

Innovation Guelph’s first Reverse Collision Day offers ‘look inside’ Danby for new business growth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Innovation Guelph’s first Reverse Collision Day offers ‘look inside’ Danby for new business growth April 27, 2017, GUELPH, Ontario—Entrepreneurs are invited to “look inside” Danby for new business opportunities during Innovation Guelph’s first Reverse Collision Day May 25, 2017. At the event Danby CEO [...]

By | 2017-05-01T14:05:42+00:00 April 27th, 2017|Events, Media Releases, News|Comments Off on Innovation Guelph’s first Reverse Collision Day offers ‘look inside’ Danby for new business growth

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

“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. [...]

By | 2017-04-27T19:23:20+00:00 April 27th, 2017|Events, Featured Event|Comments Off on Danby CEO Jim Estill on how to start a new business:

We’re Hiring! Experienced Accountant

Innovation Guelph is in search of a self-directed and experienced Accountant to oversee all financial and accounting activities. The successful candidate will be responsible for budget management, financial analysis, payroll, cash forecasting, accounts payable, accounts receivable and all financial reporting. This is a fantastic opportunity for a [...]

By | 2017-04-25T15:56:16+00:00 April 25th, 2017|Hiring, Media Releases, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on We’re Hiring! Experienced Accountant

Dixon’s Distilled Spirits quenching thirst for artisanal beverages

“It doesn’t matter whether you’re making spirits or chocolate cake — you’ve got to put your head down and focus on the business side first. Otherwise it just won’t work.” — Jeremie Dixon,  Dixon’s Distilled Spirits The Dixon’s product line includes VirGIN, named Best Canadian Gin [...]

By | 2017-04-20T19:31:30+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Client Successes, Fast Lane, Speedway|Comments Off on Dixon’s Distilled Spirits quenching thirst for artisanal beverages

Milieu Technologies to compete at international business competition in China

Innovation Guelph client Milieu Technologies Ltd.  is heading to the finals of the International Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition in Shenzhen, China in April, following the company’s successful pitch at a regional competition in Toronto March 18. Toronto was one of eight cities worldwide to host regional rounds of [...]

By | 2017-04-12T21:33:56+00:00 April 12th, 2017|Client Successes, Fuel Injection, Speedway|Comments Off on Milieu Technologies to compete at international business competition in China

Karie takes first steps as ‘connected health’ solution

Medication delivery device will make its debut in clinical trial at University of Toronto Karie, an automated medication delivery device developed by AceAge Soon to be vying for countertop space in the “connected home” is an automated medication delivery device named Karie, designed to help [...]

By | 2017-04-26T18:30:51+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Client Successes, Fuel Injection, Speedway|Comments Off on Karie takes first steps as ‘connected health’ solution