Innovation Guelph News

Solidifying kids’ close personal relationship with Santa! There’s an app for that!

Tracking Santa during the Guelph parade. For all the Guelph parents who, filled with anticipation, gather their children in front of the tv or computer to track Santa’s location on Christmas Eve, a new app will allow them to experience that excitement on November 17. Accessing inside [...]

2019-11-12T17:49:57+00:00November 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Solidifying kids’ close personal relationship with Santa! There’s an app for that!

Taking Stock and Making It – Producing Mindful Nourishment

To address her oldest son’s food intolerances, Jill Weaver, founder of Stock Exchange Bone Broth, became passionate about sourcing food from local farmers and started creating stocks and broths from her kitchen food waste. She learned to create nutrient-dense bone broth and began blending it into her [...]

2019-11-04T20:44:53+00:00November 4th, 2019|Client Successes, Fuel Injection, stories, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Taking Stock and Making It – Producing Mindful Nourishment

Helping People Cook at Home – “Japanizing” the Canadian Market

Japanese inspired food company, Abokichi, co-founders Jess Mantell and Fumi Tsukamoto are committed to providing products that have great quality and are creative!   Mantell began selling onigiri, Japanese rice balls, in farmers markets and running a sandwich shop in 2014 along with Tsukamoto. The two closed the [...]

2019-11-04T20:44:45+00:00November 4th, 2019|Client Successes, Fuel Injection, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Helping People Cook at Home – “Japanizing” the Canadian Market

Rhyze Ventures Program is now accepting applications from women entrepreneurs!

Have you all heard the saying, if you want to go fast, go alone; If you want to go far, go together? Innovation Guelph believes you can do both; go fast AND go together! Our Rhyze Ventures Program is now accepting applications from women entrepreneurs ready [...]

2019-10-24T16:35:42+00:00October 21st, 2019|Entrepreneur Education, News, The Rhyze Project, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Rhyze Ventures Program is now accepting applications from women entrepreneurs!

Establishing your social media voice

Once your company understands the value of communicating through social media, it’s important to decide how and where you will do that. Who is your ideal customer/audience? Who may influence others to become aware of your brand? Your thorough business plan probably already includes an exercise to [...]

2019-10-24T16:35:42+00:00October 8th, 2019|Entrepreneur Education|Comments Off on Establishing your social media voice

Innovation Expo – Choice Awards and Entrepreneur Panel

Three innovative companies receive The Choice Awards at the Innovation Expo! Guelph, ON, October 4, 2019 – For Immediate Release - Together, Innovation Guelph and Bioenterprise Corporation welcomed a large crowd of investors, buyers and interested public at their second Innovation Expo at the [...]

2019-10-24T16:35:42+00:00October 7th, 2019|Innovation Expo, Media Releases|Comments Off on Innovation Expo – Choice Awards and Entrepreneur Panel

Lessons From Leaders Recap: How to Create Your Workplace Culture

Whether you are trying to change culture or to create it, our panel agreed that leaders are responsible to walk the talk and set the tone. It requires strategy with deliberate actions and guidance. “A pizza lunch is not culture,” said Jim Estell, CEO Danby Appliances. [...]

2019-10-24T16:35:42+00:00October 7th, 2019|Events, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Lessons From Leaders Recap: How to Create Your Workplace Culture

New programs at Innovation Guelph

Innovation Guelph is pleased to announce three new programs that will positively impact the southern Ontario innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem! Agri-Innovation Accelerator Recognizing that agriculture, from farm to fork and kitchen to manufacturing, is supported by ranchers, growers, manufacturers, distributors, scientists, academics, [...]

2019-10-24T16:35:43+00:00August 26th, 2019|News, Rhyze Events, Uncategorized|Comments Off on New programs at Innovation Guelph

Part 2: How to drop the ball & say no

For many entrepreneurs, saying yes can easily become a bad habit they just can’t shake. But as we established in part one of this series, saying no isn’t always a bad thing – in fact it can often be a crucial contributor to your success.  Still, while you may [...]

2019-10-24T16:35:43+00:00August 26th, 2019|Entrepreneur Education, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Part 2: How to drop the ball & say no