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Business Accelerators and Incubators meet with Hon. Bardish Chagger

Earlier this month, business accelerators and incubators from across Canada met at the MaRS Discovery District in Toronto to discuss ways to share best practices and support Canada’s BAI (Business Accelerators and Incubators) organizations. A total of 21 mature organizations participated in the round table discussions, along with representatives from the federal government.

The Honourable Bardish […]

By |February 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why Alberta’s ICT companies should register for VenturePrize

The deadline for VenturePrize registrations is fast approaching (February 24 for all streams), and there’s never been a better year for your company to participate. This year is the 15th anniversary of VenturePrize, and we want you and your company to help us celebrate!

In the weeks leading up to the big event, competing companies practice […]

By |February 15th, 2017|Venture Prize|0 Comments

Five reasons Alberta health companies should register for VenturePrize

2016 VenturePrize DynaLife Dx Health Stream finalists.
As of now, there are only two weeks left to register for VenturePrize – and in addition to this year being the 15th anniversary of the business plan competition, it will be only the second year of the newest competition stream, DynaLife Dx Health.

The health stream offers an amazing […]

By |February 9th, 2017|Venture Prize|0 Comments

DRAXware and Gemstone Logistics: Getting workers where they need to go

DRAXware, a University of Alberta spinoff company created with the assistance of TEC Edmonton in 2007, has recently struck a new deal with its operating company, the Sherwood Park-based Gemstone Logistics.

The partnership between DRAXware, a software company specializing in industrial project management, and Gemstone Logistics arose out of a need to manage the logistics of […]

By |January 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

TEC Innovation District open for business

Edmonton’s technology entrepreneurs now have a new community workspace with the opening of TEC Innovation District. On Thursday, TEC Edmonton was joined by Honourable Deron Bilous, Minister of Economic Development and Trade, Dr. Larry Kostiuk, University of Alberta Associate Vice-President Research, City Councillor Andrew Knack, Jason Pincock, President and CEO of DynaLife, and Cheryll Watson, […]

By |January 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

TEC Edmonton announces the opening of TEC Innovation District

Edmonton’s newest mentorship and co-working space for technology entrepreneurs

Edmonton, AB (January 19, 2017) – Edmonton’s technology entrepreneurs have a new community workspace, with the launch of TEC Innovation District. The space, located in the hub of downtown Edmonton in Enterprise Square, is a point of entry for technology entrepreneurs to access mentorship and coaching from […]

By |January 19th, 2017|TEC Company News|0 Comments

Where are they now? Alberta Craft Malting

We’re checking in with past VenturePrize winners to see how their companies have changed since winning top spots in the Student, Fast Growth, DynaLIFE DX Health and TELUS ICT streams. This week, we spoke to Peter Schill of Alberta Craft Malting, Grand Prize winner of the 2015 Alberta Innovates Student stream.

Alberta Craft Malting was the […]

By |January 11th, 2017|Venture Prize|0 Comments

Where are they now? Zacxon Inc.

We’re checking in with past VenturePrize winners to see how their companies have changed since winning top spots in the Student, Fast Growth, Health and TELUS ICT streams. This week, we spoke to Zack Harb of Zacxon Inc., finalist in the 2016 Alberta Innovates Student stream.

Anyone who has lived through an Alberta winter knows that […]

By |January 4th, 2017|Venture Prize|0 Comments

Give your business the gift of growth

VenturePrize isn’t just a business plan competition. Well before the winners are announced, or competing companies stand up in front of the judges to pitch their business plans, companies first attend a weekly seminar series that covers every aspect of starting and running a business for entrepreneurs.

Think of it as a business bootcamp – all […]

By |December 14th, 2016|Uncategorized, Venture Prize|0 Comments

Where are they now: Dakota Supplies

We’re checking in with past VenturePrize winners to see how their companies have changed since winning the grand prize in the Student, Fast Growth, Health and TELUS ICT streams. This week, we spoke to Vaughan Payne, President & Partner​ of Dakota Supplies, winner of the 2016 Fast Growth stream.

The Dakota Supplies team didn’t necessarily expect […]

By |December 8th, 2016|Venture Prize|0 Comments