Innovation Guelph News

Congratulations to the 2019 Rhyze Award winners!

Pitch Competition Results PRESS RELEASE Guelph, ON June 7, 2019 – For Immediate Release – Innovation Guelph (IG) is excited to announce the Rhyze Award recipients for 2019. The Rhyze Awards are provided to local women entrepreneurs in Guelph and Wellington County. From approximately 70 applicants, [...]

2019-06-11T21:16:36+00:00June 11th, 2019|Events, Media Releases, News, Rhyze Events, The Rhyze Project, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Congratulations to the 2019 Rhyze Award winners!

Lessons From Leaders Recap: Integrating Social Responsibility Drives the Bottom Line

Ever heard of brand democracy or conscious capitalism? It’s the idea that consumers elect brands as enablers of social change by giving them their business. And the reason it’s a big deal – or that it even exists at all – is because consumers increasingly care [...]

2019-06-10T21:09:46+00:00June 10th, 2019|Entrepreneur Education, Events, Featured Event|Comments Off on Lessons From Leaders Recap: Integrating Social Responsibility Drives the Bottom Line

Could coworking be right for you?

Whether you are a first time founder, serial entrepreneur, remote worker, side-gigger or freelancer, coworking spaces offer a flexible working environment with varying service levels and, perhaps more importantly, community. With the gig-economy leading to less traditional office settings and more temporary assignments, people may find themselves [...]

2019-05-31T21:25:33+00:00May 31st, 2019|Entrepreneur Education, GoodBizGuelph, News|Comments Off on Could coworking be right for you?

Top 10 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

Innovation Guelph’s mentors have an unparalleled breadth of knowledge and experience. They’ve dedicated themselves to fostering innovation and supporting IG clients to start, grow and thrive! Recently we took a seat at the table with them and asked what books they recommend all entrepreneurs read. Titles [...]

2019-05-30T12:36:52+00:00May 29th, 2019|Entrepreneur Education, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Top 10 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

Congratulations to the top Rhyze Award finalists!

On June 6, help us cheer on our finalists as they pitch for the 2019 Rhyze Awards! Register online: https://rhyzeaward.eventbrite.ca The Rhyze Award program not only provides funding for women entrepreneurs to finance their businesses, but the mentoring and support they need at key stages of their development [...]

2019-05-31T21:32:25+00:00May 13th, 2019|Events, News, Rhyze Events, The Rhyze Project, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Congratulations to the top Rhyze Award finalists!

Social Good: Do your priorities include people and planet?

For some business owners and entrepreneurs, social good is part of their DNA and woven into the fabric, culture and decision-making process from the start. However, that isn’t always the case. When you’re knee-deep in the tactics of getting your business idea off the ground, social good [...]

2019-04-22T15:05:39+00:00April 22nd, 2019|B Corp Bootcamp, Entrepreneur Education, GoodBizGuelph, Sustainability|Comments Off on Social Good: Do your priorities include people and planet?

Taking the Pulse of Local Business: Identifying Environmental Sustainability Barriers and Desired Support

"Anything else you’re interested in is not going to happen if you can’t breathe the air and drink the water. Don’t sit this one out. Do something." — Carl Sagan This post is the second in our Taking the Pulse of Local Business [...]

2019-04-22T14:06:58+00:00April 22nd, 2019|Sustainability, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Taking the Pulse of Local Business: Identifying Environmental Sustainability Barriers and Desired Support

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|Comments Off on Taking the Pulse of Local Business: Identifying Environmental Sustainability Motivators

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!