Innovation Guelph News

Lighthouse Lemonade: Setting course for success

“Even though I knew where I wanted to go with my business, I needed help figuring out how to get there.” — Jill Fisher, Lighthouse Lemonade founder and CEO An old family recipe for summer in a bottle is coming soon to a grocery store near you, [...]

2018-05-23T15:02:24+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|Client Successes, News, Speedway, The Rhyze Project|Comments Off on Lighthouse Lemonade: Setting course for success

Feeding a world hungry for connection

“I’m a connector of people. That’s the real magic that happens here” — Chef Pam Fanjoy An award-winning Wellington County chef is prepped for a breakout summer creating community connections and well-being by sharing fabulous, farm-to-table foods at FAN/JOY restaurant and kitchen retail store in Hillsburgh. “FAN/JOY [...]

2018-05-04T20:16:35+00:00 May 4th, 2018|Client Successes, Fuel Injection, News, Speedway|Comments Off on Feeding a world hungry for connection

IG Client News: AceAge Signs with Canadian Manufacturer Urtech to Bring Automated Medication Dispenser to Market

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AceAge Signs with Canadian Manufacturer Urtech to Bring Automated Medication Dispenser to Market This collaboration ensures the Karie home health appliance will be entirely developed in Canada. GUELPH, ONTARIO | March 20, 2018 - Canadian healthtech company AceAge Inc. and Burlington-based electronics manufacturer Urtech [...]

2018-04-30T19:06:40+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Client Successes, Media Releases, News, Speedway|Comments Off on IG Client News: AceAge Signs with Canadian Manufacturer Urtech to Bring Automated Medication Dispenser to Market

Driving the sustainability transition- One company at a time

Anyone who has been around Guelph for long knows there are some fantastic sustainability initiatives happening here. We were the first city to commit to a community energy plan when we made a commitment to reducing greenhouse gas emissions.  We show leadership nationally for the number [...]

2018-05-04T18:20:29+00:00 April 29th, 2018|Sustainability, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Driving the sustainability transition- One company at a time

Announcing Innovation Guelph’s Newest Fuel Injection Seed Funding Recipients

Congratulations to all of our newest Fuel Injection Recipients! On Thursday April 12th, Innovation Guelph celebrated the 12 amazing companies that make up our latest cohort of Fuel Injection recipients. On behalf of the program’s event sponsor MNP, Giacomo Angelini offered a congratulatory message. [...]

2018-04-24T13:13:04+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|Events, Fast Lane, Fuel Injection, Speedway, Supercharger|Comments Off on Announcing Innovation Guelph’s Newest Fuel Injection Seed Funding Recipients

Matt Wittek on his experience bankrolling a business (Lesson From Leaders – December 2017)

Grab your popcorn and get comfortable, it's Feature Friday! In our latest video, Matt Wittek (Founder & Director of Cupanion) shares how he funded his journey from initial idea to multimillion dollar company.  This video was taken at our December 2017 "Lessons From Leaders" panel. If [...]

2018-05-07T14:49:16+00:00 April 20th, 2018|Events, Feature Friday, Featured Event, News|Comments Off on Matt Wittek on his experience bankrolling a business (Lesson From Leaders – December 2017)

Lessons From Leaders: The role of innovation and R&D in the success of my business

Join us for Lessons From Leaders on April 27th  from 7:15am - 9:00am  Click here to register for this event  This event is free for innovation Guelph clients! Please email Diana diana.train@innovationguelph.ca for the client discount link. Research and Development (R&D) goes hand-in-hand with innovation, regardless of the [...]

2018-04-18T16:50:37+00:00 April 16th, 2018|Entrepreneur Education, Events, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Lessons From Leaders: The role of innovation and R&D in the success of my business

News Release: New leadership at Guelph Business Centre good news for local business

NEWS RELEASE   New leadership at Guelph Business Centre good news for local business   Guelph, March 26, 2018 - It’s with genuine excitement that Anne Toner Fung, Innovation Guelph’s executive director, and Kristel Manes, long-time Innovation Guelph director and director of the Rhyze Program, are [...]

2018-03-26T19:27:58+00:00 March 26th, 2018|News|Comments Off on News Release: New leadership at Guelph Business Centre good news for local business

Innovation Guelph’s 6th annual International Women’s Day celebration set for March 8

Event will feature keynote speaker Susan Aglukark, Juno-award winning singer and  founder/chair of the Arctic Rose Foundation February 8 (Guelph, ON) – Innovation Guelph will celebrate its sixth annual International Women’s Day event on March 8, 2018, with a dinner event at the Hanlon Convention Centre. Ignite. Empower. [...]

2018-02-08T20:51:19+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Events, Featured Event, Media Releases, News, Rhyze Events, The Rhyze Project, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Innovation Guelph’s 6th annual International Women’s Day celebration set for March 8