Uber isn’t required to report its finances publicly, but the privately held company has decided to forgo that luxury for the first time. Bloomberg’s Ramy Inocencio reports on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.”
Continue reading Uber Says Growth Outpaces Losses
The Calgary startup community received a funding boost from investors today. GE Canada (NYSE: GE), GE Ventures, BDC Capital and Ryerson Futures Inc. announced the ZSC Seed Accelerator Fund during BDC’s Canadian Corporate Innovation Summit. The fund will help companies in Zone Startups Calgary (ZSC), an accelerator that drives growth of startups in the industrial internet of things, cybersecurity and energy sectors, on their paths to commercialization.
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JobBliss, a platform that enables companies to manage and find freelance talent, announced that the company has raised a round of angel funding. The funding was provided by a Toronto angel investor, and the round also includes a Smart Start grant from the Ontario Centres of Excellence, an innovation commercialization hub. JobBliss is a female founded tech startup and was a finalist for the Women 2.0 Pitch competition, TechCrunch Disrupt Toronto, and BNN Disruptors Pitch.
Continue reading Canadian Startup JobBliss aims to help companies build and manage a flexible workforce
Financing to fund investments in SaaS technology serving enterprise teams to control and drive brand domain identity performance improvements and innovation.
Continue reading Authentic Web Announces Financing, led by MaRS IAF
Ever on the lookout for innovative solutions to support its Digital, Educational and Francophone mission, Groupe Média TFO is proud Continue reading Digital Accelerator, Groupe Média TFO, Enters Unique New Agreement with Start-up Vubble
Timeless advice from highly successful entrepreneurs on how to build a business and personal habits that will lead to making a big impact.
Continue reading The Habits of Highly Successful Entrepreneurs
The Vancouver-based company, GoFetch, launched its dog-sitting platform this month, where dog owners looking for someone to take care of their dog can connect with dog-sitters on the website.
Continue reading Must love dogs: Vancouver company launches Airbnb-like service for dogs
OBI’s unique ONtrepreneurs (Ontario Neurotech Entrepreneurs) Program offers up to 10 early-stage entrepreneurs the opportunity to build a start-up company and develop a technology applicable to brain disorders or brain health:
Continue reading The Ontario Brain Institute Offers $50,000 to Jump-Start your Neurotech Start-up
On Monday, January 16, Facebook’s Boost Your Business will take place in Regina, Saskatchewan, a session dedicated to teaching small business owners how to optimize their presence on the world’s largest social network. The event will be co-hosted by the Regina Chamber of Commerce, with special guests Ralph Goodale, MP for Regina-Wascana, and Brent Homan, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada.
Continue reading Facebook and Regina Chamber of Commerce to host free workshop for Regina businesses
Hello World’s host Ashlee Vance traveled to Santiago to see this unique take on the incubator concept. Backed by some of Chile’s wealthiest investors, Idea Factory has set up a few locations throughout Santiago to give inventors a place to work and to provide students and budding entrepreneurs with access to classes and influential leaders. The early results have been spectacular.
Continue reading Inside Chile’s Unique Start-Up Scene