Agriculture in Canada is kind of a big deal. It generates $113.8 billion, or 6.6% of our national GDP, according to the Agricultural Institute of Canada. It accounts for one in every eight jobs in Canada. As a country, we’re the fifth largest exporter of agri-food products [...]
2018-01-24 Third-round seed funding recipients to receive financial support and mentorship For immediate release Guelph ON, January 24, 2018 – Twenty-four southern Ontario companies have received financing to help them expand their operations, access new markets, attract investment and create jobs in the region. The early-stage businesses [...]
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 [...]
While Round 1 Recipients are successfully working on their projects, we are thrilled to announce the eight new Round 2 Recipients of Innovation Guelph’s Fuel Injection Seed Funding Program*! * Fuel Injection is IG’s first seed funding program – providing grants for both start-ups and SMEs throughout [...]
On behalf of our mentors and client services team, we are thrilled to announce the first cohort of Innovation Guelph’s Fuel Injection Seed Funding Program! Fuel Injection is our first program that provides seed funds for both start-ups and SMEs. Eighteen companies were chosen to receive the [...]
“Ask everyone you know as many questions as you possibly can,” says Revel Cider founder Tariq Ahmed. “People want to help you and mentoring is crucial. No one does it alone.” Tariq Ahmed describes Revel Cider’s fermented apple “sippers and chuggers” the way a wine connoisseur might [...]
Innovation Guelph launches Fuel Injection seed funding program for start-ups and SMEs with support from FedDev Ontario
Release Date March 1st – Guelph Start-ups and small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from across southern Ontario will benefit from seed funding awarded through Innovation Guelph’s new Fuel Injection program, delivered in partnership with Bioenterprise Corporation, with financial support provided by the Federal Economic Development Agency for [...]
We're excited to be the first Guelph-based project to achieve full funding through a crowdfunding platform, and grateful to everyone who supported the campaign.
The mobile solutions company is one of only 20 companies selected for the program from 105 applicants from across Ontario.
The grant will help to enable the continuation of the Women’s Economic Advancement (WEA) Project, which supports women entrepreneurs in the Guelph and Wellington County.