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Starter Company Plus Program

Starter Company Plus Program

  The Starter Company Plus Program provides an opportunity for eligible participants to get training, advice and mentoring to help them build a business. The program also provides an opportunity to apply for a grant to help start or grow a business. What Are the Benefits? Starter Company provides: Training focused on developing and managing […]

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I Am A Woman #WhyNotMe Panel Discussion Event

I Am A Woman #WhyNotMe Panel Discussion Event

On November 19, 2017, startGBC hosted the I Am A Woman #WhyNotMe panel discussion to shed light on female entrepreneurship and its rise in celebration of Women’s Entrepreneurship week. Our guest panelists, Cynthia Florek, founder of The Trend Office, Lesley Hampton, founder and Creative Director of her own fashion line Lesley Hampton, and Nikole Goncalves, […]

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With a $5 million Series A, Nudge Rewards Wants to Gamify Employee Performance Across North America

With a $5 million Series A, Nudge Rewards Wants to Gamify Employee Performance Across North America

Nudge Rewards, which allows retailers and hospitality companies to communicate with their frontline employees on mobile, has raised a $5 million CAD Series A to expand across North America. The round was led by was led by Generation Ventures with participation from BDC Capital, Brightspark Ventures, StandUp Ventures, and new and returning angels. The company […]

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The Summer Company Program Gives Students the Tools and Motivation They Need to be Successful Entrepreneurs

The Summer Company Program Gives Students the Tools and Motivation They Need to be Successful Entrepreneurs

SOURCE: startupheretoronto.com The Summer Company program is designed to help high school, college, and university students between 15 and 29 years of age get startup money to kick off new businesses as well as advice and mentorship from local business leaders. The program, funded by the Province of Ontario and delivered by the City of Toronto, has […]

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