Innovation Guelph News

Taking the Pulse of Local Business: Identifying Environmental Sustainability Motivators

Our MotivationIn order to best help our current and future clients, it is important for us to understand what motivates and challenges businesses when it comes to issues of environmental sustainability. To acquire our desired insight, we reached out to approximately 188 businesses in the Guelph-Wellington area [...]

2019-04-16T22:13:54+00:00April 16th, 2019|Sustainability|0 Comments

MMTR – Empowering people to make themselves better!

“People can be in control of their own recovery; they can learn to control their own body and make themselves better,” said Terry Moore, President and CEO of MMTR Physiotherapy, located in Guelph, ON. His clinic is focused on empowering people with their own health so they [...]

2019-04-09T18:55:52+00:00April 9th, 2019|Client Successes|Comments Off on MMTR – Empowering people to make themselves better!

Submissions for the 2019 Rhyze™ Award are open!

Guelph, ON, April 2, 2019 – Innovation Guelph (IG) wants your Rhyze™ Award submissions by April 26, 2019. IG is creating opportunities for women entrepreneurs in Guelph - Wellington through the Rhyze™ Award These awards are presented annually to help women entrepreneurs fund their businesses. Recipients also [...]

2019-04-03T19:53:18+00:00April 3rd, 2019|News, Rhyze Events, The Rhyze Project, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Submissions for the 2019 Rhyze™ Award are open!

Providing growing companies with a place to thrive prompts Innovation Guelph’s relocation

Access Press Release Guelph, ON, March 26, 2018 – Innovation Guelph is pleased to meet the demand for increased flexible office space for clients with their move to 361 Southgate Drive, Guelph ON effective April 1, 2019. The new, welcoming space provides cost-effective hot desks and co-location [...]

2019-03-27T14:02:02+00:00March 26th, 2019|Media Releases, News|Comments Off on Providing growing companies with a place to thrive prompts Innovation Guelph’s relocation

Celebrating International Women’s Day with the 7th Annual Ignite.Empower.Innovate on March 7

Access Press Release Guelph, ON February 15, 2019 – Innovation Guelph with the partners for International Women’s Day present their seventh annual Ignite.Empower.Innovate event held in collaboration with other Guelph-based business and women’s organizations and presented by title sponsor Miller Thomson at the Hanlon Convention Centre. Feature [...]

2019-03-15T14:59:33+00:00March 15th, 2019|Events, Featured Event, Media Releases, News, Rhyze Events|Comments Off on Celebrating International Women’s Day with the 7th Annual Ignite.Empower.Innovate on March 7

Positive energy and empowerment highlight Ignite.Empower.Innovate

Imagine an event focused on celebrating women, where female entrepreneurs proudly share their wares and guests enjoy a wonderful dinner and an empowering keynote! That’s exactly what Ignite.Empower.Innovate delivered yesterday at the Hanlon Convention Centre in Guelph. Innovation Guelph, with the Partners for International Women’s Day, hosted [...]

2019-03-08T16:55:20+00:00March 8th, 2019|Events, Media Releases, News|Comments Off on Positive energy and empowerment highlight Ignite.Empower.Innovate

Innovation Guelph heading to Global Food Summit with three local companies

Innovation Guelph’s Executive Director, Anne Toner Fung is part of a delegation of eight, with the City of Guelph, heading to the Global Food Summit in Munich, Germany. The Global Food Summit is a scientific conference featuring innovations in the food sector, taking place March 20 [...]

2019-03-11T13:50:49+00:00March 6th, 2019|Client Successes, Events, Fast Lane, Media Releases, News, Speedway, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Innovation Guelph heading to Global Food Summit with three local companies

Intellectual Property in the Gig Economy: Who owns what?

If you’ve read our previous blog post: “Are you protecting your most valuable asset? Why securing your intellectual property matters,” you’ll be familiar with the Canadian Government’s Intellectual Property Strategy.  How does this strategy apply in the gig economy where it’s more common for freelancers and contractors [...]

2019-02-15T20:00:31+00:00February 15th, 2019|Entrepreneur Education|Comments Off on Intellectual Property in the Gig Economy: Who owns what?

Congratulations to the twenty-one companies receiving seed funding through Innovation Guelph’s Fuel Injection Program

We would like to introduce the round five Fuel Injection companies that have been selected from the 81 who applied. [...]

2019-02-01T20:48:46+00:00January 31st, 2019|Fuel Injection, Funding, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Congratulations to the twenty-one companies receiving seed funding through Innovation Guelph’s Fuel Injection Program

Humans of Innovation Guelph – Niel Palmer

Puerto Vicente Guerrero is a small Mexican fishing community on the Pacific Ocean, about three hours away by car from Acapulco. It’s where Niel Palmer, a Core Mentor with Innovation Guelph, hooked one of his most memorable catches: a 50-pound rooster fish. “It took about 40 minutes [...]

2019-01-28T15:19:27+00:00January 28th, 2019|News, stories|Comments Off on Humans of Innovation Guelph – Niel Palmer