Innovation Guelph News

Rhyze Up! Feature: Le Luong, EVP Marketing & Business Development of Nurture Growth

IG: a coach, a quarterback and an all-star team  As Nurture Growth’s EVP Marketing & Business Development, Le Luong says the Rhyze Up! program provided her with an amazing support network. “Linda [Horowitz] is like the coach pulling resources together and Peter [Warmels] is like the quarterback,” she said.  Nurture Growth rescues food waste and transforms it [...]

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

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

Press Release: Keeping Our Sisters Safe 

Keeping Our Sisters Safe  International Women’s Day Event Raises $5,000 in Support of Guelph YMCA-YWCA Safe Sisters Program    GUELPH, May 27, 2020 – The theme of this year’s International Women’s Day Guelph-Wellington (IWDGW) event held in March was “Keeping Our Sisters Safe.” After hosting the event for yet another successful year, Innovation Guelph and the IWDGW committee is generously [...]

2020-06-02T15:02:04+00:00May 28th, 2020|Events, Media Releases, News|Comments Off on Press Release: Keeping Our Sisters Safe 

Rhyze Up Feature: Lisa Learning, CEO & Founder of Atlantick

Moving forward armed with the power of knowledge Focused on scientifically proven ways to repel ticks and keep people safe from Lyme disease, Nova Scotia based Atlantick has developed a natural solution backed by Dr. Nicoletta Faraone. Along with her partners Nancy Thompson and Abdul Ali, Lisa [...]

2020-05-22T12:21:37+00:00May 21st, 2020|Client Successes, Rhyze Up, The Rhyze Project|Comments Off on Rhyze Up Feature: Lisa Learning, CEO & Founder of Atlantick

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

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