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Ontario Quinoa processor on hold - BetterFarming.com

Ontario Quinoa processor on hold
BetterFarming.com
Despite securing venture capital in March for a quinoa processing facility from an investor on the popular television show Dragons' Den, Jamie Draves has been unable to make a palatable pitch for government funding. Draves, president and CEO of health ...

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Canadians Need a National Housing Strategy - Raise the Hammer

Canadians Need a National Housing Strategy
Raise the Hammer
Retrofitting of all Canadian homes by 2030 will increase energy efficiency, cut heating and electricity bills, and reduce 80 percent of building emissions by 2040. Stephen Harper's Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Program will be eliminated.

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Canadians Need a National Housing Strategy - Raise the Hammer

Canadians Need a National Housing Strategy
Raise the Hammer
Retrofitting of all Canadian homes by 2030 will increase energy efficiency, cut heating and electricity bills, and reduce 80 percent of building emissions by 2040. Stephen Harper's Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Program will be eliminated.

[email this story] Posted by Robert Ouellette on 09/01
Lavalife founder and Dragons’ Den judge Bruce Croxon coming to UOIT - durhamregion.com

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Lavalife founder and Dragons' Den judge Bruce Croxon coming to UOIT
durhamregion.com
I think we're in an extraordinary time, an evolutionary time as it pertains to IT,” says Mr. Croxon, who now focuses on investing in up-and-coming digital companies through his venture capital firm Round13. Susan McGovern, vice-president of external ...

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Lavalife founder and Dragons’ Den judge Bruce Croxon coming to UOIT - durhamregion.com

durhamregion.com

Lavalife founder and Dragons' Den judge Bruce Croxon coming to UOIT
durhamregion.com
I think we're in an extraordinary time, an evolutionary time as it pertains to IT,” says Mr. Croxon, who now focuses on investing in up-and-coming digital companies through his venture capital firm Round13. Susan McGovern, vice-president of external ...

[email this story] Posted by Robert Ouellette on 09/01
Lavalife founder and Dragons’ Den judge Bruce Croxon coming to UOIT - durhamregion.com

durhamregion.com

Lavalife founder and Dragons' Den judge Bruce Croxon coming to UOIT
durhamregion.com
Canadian entrepreneur Bruce Croxon is this year's guest speaker for the school's Oct. 3 festivities. He hopes to impart some of the lessons learned over his 20-year plus career to the next generation of budding ... I think we're in an extraordinary ...

[email this story] Posted by Robert Ouellette on 09/01
Zomato in talks with Singapore fund Temasek to raise $60m-$80m: Report - DEALSTREETASIA

DEALSTREETASIA

Zomato in talks with Singapore fund Temasek to raise $60m-$80m: Report
DEALSTREETASIA
Zomato came into being six years ago, and currently operates in 20 countries including India, Dubai, UK, Brazil, Canada, Australia, Turkey, Poland and New Zealand. According to the New York-based venture capital tracker CB Insights, Zomato also entered ...

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Zomato in talks with Singapore fund Temasek to raise $60m-$80m: Report - DEALSTREETASIA

DEALSTREETASIA

Zomato in talks with Singapore fund Temasek to raise $60m-$80m: Report
DEALSTREETASIA
Zomato came into being six years ago, and currently operates in 20 countries including India, Dubai, UK, Brazil, Canada, Australia, Turkey, Poland and New Zealand. According to the New York-based venture capital tracker CB Insights, Zomato also entered ...

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The Entrepreneurs: Lachine man has had a knack for making bread since youth - Montreal Gazette

Montreal Gazette

The Entrepreneurs: Lachine man has had a knack for making bread since youth
Montreal Gazette
Four decades later, at 56, he's doing it at the helm of Boulart, a little-known, state-of-the-art breadmaking company in Lachine that has quietly grown annual sales across Canada and the U.S. to more than $50 million. You may not recognize the name ...

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USAA Develops Thesis on Blockchain Technology - Bitcoinist.net

Bitcoinist.net

USAA Develops Thesis on Blockchain Technology
Bitcoinist.net
This knowledge convinced USAA to make Coinbase one of its estimated 10 to 12 annual deals, where it invests anywhere from $1m to $10m in venture capital. In addition to investing in a Bitcoin ... OMERS — or Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement ...

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Is your candidate willing to spend $2.04 per person per week to solve the … - rabble.ca (blog)

rabble.ca (blog)

Is your candidate willing to spend $2.04 per person per week to solve the ...
rabble.ca (blog)
Retrofitting of all Canadian homes by 2030 will increase energy efficiency, cut heating and electricity bills, and reduce 80 per cent of building emissions by 2040. Harper's Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Program will be eliminated. First ...

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Here’s the funding news from this weekend you won’t want to miss - Geektime

Geektime

Here's the funding news from this weekend you won't want to miss
Geektime
Ottawa-based cloud company AirVM netted $8 million in Series A, the company announced on Thursday. RHO Canada Ventures led the round along with Build Ventures and current investor Wesley Clover. The company's main ... and 75,000 teachers and the new ...

[email this story] Posted by Robert Ouellette on 08/30
The SaaS Success Database - TechCrunch

TechCrunch

The SaaS Success Database
TechCrunch
What does it take to build a billion-dollar SaaS enterprise-software company? We gave a 30,000-foot answer to this complex — and fascinating — question in a recent TechCrunch post, The SaaS Adventure. To recap: We've observed seven key phases in ...

[email this story] Posted by Robert Ouellette on 08/29
Daily Deal Roundup: Brookfield’s $112-million India venture - The Globe and Mail (subscription)

The Globe and Mail (subscription)

Daily Deal Roundup: Brookfield's $112-million India venture
The Globe and Mail (subscription)
Canada's Brookfield Asset Management Inc. made its first significant investment in Indian infrastructure, buying six road and three power projects on Friday from India's Gammon Infrastructure Projects Ltd. A consortium composed of Brookfield and Core ...

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SheEO has a bold vision to get venture capital to female entrepreneurs - The Globe and Mail (subscri

The Globe and Mail (subscription)

SheEO has a bold vision to get venture capital to female entrepreneurs
The Globe and Mail (subscription)
I easily could have put that same money toward an all-inclusive getaway – something I will likely long for during the mid-February harshness of a Canadian winter. But I didn't. Instead, I supported SheEO, which offers something better than sunshine: a ...

[email this story] Posted by Robert Ouellette on 08/28
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The Canadian-born, U.S.-headquartered MDC Partners has acquired a majority stake in Capital C and Kenna, two Toronto-area agencies.

GigPark announced on August 24th, that they had been purchased by the Yellow Pages. Hey Noah, congratulations to you and the team there.

The Ontario government is doing something truly unique and laudable says John Albright of JLA Ventures. Last week Ontario's Ministry of Research and Innovation announced a new $205-million fund to help stimulate the province's early-stage ventures.

According to a University of Laval Professor, Canada's Labour Sponsor Funds kill innovation rather than create it. Read the press release here.

MediaScrape lands new venture round of $3.2 million. Chris Dingle has been appointed President and Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Dingle was the founding CTO of 24/7 Real Media which sold recently to WPP for $637 million.

University Technologies International (UTI) - IGNITE - announces the closing of two first-round financings for two IGNITE companies, Profero Energy Inc. and Circle Cardiovascular Imaging Inc.

Kleer Inc. based in California but with a plant in Ottawa landed a $28 million round for its wireless audio product development.

The Ottawa Citizen ran this story a few days ago. We've been saying this for years now. When will the public sector make it easier for investment in the province's tech sector?

Rick Nathan of the Canadian Venture Capital Association has an optimistic view of the current credit crunch.

MSBi Capital announces the addition of two new partners François Gauvin and John Elton.

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