15 06, 2020

Rhyze Up! Feature: Gabrielle Serafini, CEO of WelTel Health

2020-06-15T18:26:05+00:00June 15th, 2020|Client Successes, Rhyze Up, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Rhyze Up! Feature: Gabrielle Serafini, CEO of WelTel Health

Validation and Increased Confidence through Mentorship Gabrielle Serafini, CEO of WelTel Health participated in the RhyzeUp! Program funded by IRAP and provided by Innovation Guelph. Gabby says the program helped her become a better leader recognizing her strengths, gaining confidence and becoming aware of ways to address things [...]

11 06, 2020

Innovation Guelph partners to support Guelph-Wellington small businesses to adapt to a more digital world

2020-06-11T21:16:28+00:00June 11th, 2020|Covid-19, Entrepreneur Education, Media Releases, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Innovation Guelph partners to support Guelph-Wellington small businesses to adapt to a more digital world

Program will match digital marketing expertise to 5,200 small businesses, ensuring their long-term success in the post-COVID world June 11, 2020– Guelph – Innovation Guelph The COVID-19 pandemic has had a severe impact on businesses of all sizes across the country. In particular, retail-oriented main street businesses [...]

8 06, 2020

Giving Businesses the Confidence to Open Safely

2020-06-08T13:18:03+00:00June 8th, 2020|Covid-19, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Giving Businesses the Confidence to Open Safely

Part of designing commercial spaces is planning layout, traffic flow, selection of surface materials and ensuring safe egress. Emily Loker of CAKE Interior Design is putting this expertise to work helping businesses navigate requirements and recommendations when planning for reopening as we emerge from COVID-19. “This type [...]

29 05, 2020

Innovation Guelph wins Ontario Region Enterprise Support Award presented by The Innovators and Entrepreneurs Foundation

2020-06-02T14:44:38+00:00May 29th, 2020|Media Releases, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Innovation Guelph wins Ontario Region Enterprise Support Award presented by The Innovators and Entrepreneurs Foundation

GUELPH– May 28 – Innovation Guelph received the CANIE Award for Enterprise Support presented by the Innovators and Entrepreneurs Foundation within the 2020 CANIE Digital Awards Tour. As a proud winner of the CANIE Awards, Innovation Guelph is thrilled that this year’s event recognizes outstanding achievement in [...]

6 05, 2020

Celebrating women entrepreneurs

2020-05-06T01:18:18+00:00May 6th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Celebrating women entrepreneurs

Innovation Guelph significantly impacted our goal to work towards moving the needle for women in business with our successful funding application to the Women’s Entrepreneurship Strategy (WES) enabling Rhyze Ventures. We received additional funding from OMAFRA to fund a new Rhyze Up! Program as well.  These [...]

27 04, 2020

My Experience Navigating a Business Through Crisis

2020-04-27T20:19:43+00:00April 27th, 2020|Covid-19, Entrepreneur Education, Events, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on

My Experience Navigating a Business Through Crisis

Leaders Helping Leaders Panel Session // April 17, 2020 Tina Brisbin Business Owner Mambella’s Italian Kitchen Joe Canavan CEO of NEXT Canada Reda Fayek Current President of Kimitek Inc. and Past Executive of Virtek Inc. Eric Solowka Management Consultant and Former Co-CEO of [...]

27 04, 2020

Join the Innovation Guelph Board of Directors

2020-04-28T19:40:57+00:00April 27th, 2020|Hiring, News, Speedway, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Join the Innovation Guelph Board of Directors

Innovation Guelph is looking for well positioned, community focused individuals to join our Board and help us fulfill the strategic vision. This is a non-paying governance board position. Can you help Innovation Guelph reach new heights? Do you want to help us make a difference in [...]

6 04, 2020

Communitech Highlights Financial Support for Businesses and Employees

2020-05-27T20:58:03+00:00April 6th, 2020|Covid-19, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Communitech Highlights Financial Support for Businesses and Employees

~shared with permission from Communitech A full rundown of federal government supports for businesses can be found here, but here’s a quick(ish) overview: For employees: To help businesses hold on to their employees, the federal government is providing a temporary wage subsidy equal to [...]

31 03, 2020

A Conversation With: Stuart Ross, Psychologist

2020-05-27T20:57:37+00:00March 31st, 2020|Covid-19, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on A Conversation With: Stuart Ross, Psychologist

IG asked Stuart Ross, a private practice psychologist in Guelph, if he had advice for people weathering these uncertain Covid-19 times. [I was] Just talking to my daughter about staying resilient. She is out of classes and home from university. She creates a schedule each night for [...]

17 03, 2020

Applications for the Rhyze Ventures Women Entrepreneurship Program are opening soon!

2020-03-17T12:43:50+00:00March 17th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Applications for the Rhyze Ventures Women Entrepreneurship Program are opening soon!

Guelph, ON, March 10, 2020 – Rhyze Ventures applications open April 15 and must be completed by May 31, 2020, for the second cohort that starts October 27, 2020. Women entrepreneurs interested in moving their businesses forward can learn more, see all the important dates and milestones, [...]