(Image: IdeaBoost). IdeaBoost's launch event for the graduates of its second cohort, and the introduction of the third cohort.(Left to right): Jian Ghomeshi, IdeaBoost event host and host of CBC's Q; Olivier Berger and Sophie Perceval,  co-founders of Wondereur.
(Image: IdeaBoost). IdeaBoost's launch event for the graduates of its second cohort, and the introduction of the third cohort.(Left to right): Jian Ghomeshi, IdeaBoost event host and host of CBC's Q; Olivier Berger and Sophie Perceval, co-founders of Wondereur.


Webcast replay: Incubes Demo Day – 5 startups debut services

We were pleased to host Incubes Demo Day webcast for its fourth cohort, live from Toronto on Sept. 10. We'll be posting the full recap of the webcast here if you missed it.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 9th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Hyperdrive adds Toronto demo day to program

The Hyperdrive accelerator program run out of Waterloo, Ont.-based Communitech Hub will extend its intensive development period from three months to six months, it announced today. After completing two cohorts in its first

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 26th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Extreme Startups wraps third cohort demo day, announces new managing director

Toronto-based startup accelerator Extreme Startups launched its latest cohort of five startups yesterday at a demo day event in Toronto, following its latest 12-week program of business mentorship, investment, and product refinement. Extreme

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 13th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Brad Feld on creating startup eco-systems, keeping startup spouses

We had the chance to interview Brad Feld live at Incubes Demo Day in Toronto. The founder of TechStars spoke with us about the importance of incubators in building a healthy startup eco-system,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 28th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Incubes Demo Day – Webcast replay

We're pleased to present the recording of the live broadcast of Incubes Demo Day from The Arcadian in downtown Toronto. See three new startups unveiled to the public and give their best pitch to a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 26th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Jolt startups get jump start at demo day

They came, they pitched, they conquered. On a rainy Tuesday afternoon, hundreds of people congregated in Steam Whistle Brewing's historic roundhouse building for the first-ever JOLT Demo Day. This was the big event-the culmination of the program's 16

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 25th, 2012 Jennifer Marron

Six startups set to pitch at first Jolt demo day

It's time for six Jolt startups to strut their stuff. They'll be pitching at the first ever demo dayheld Tuesday by Jolt, the accelerator for early stage Web and mobilefirms at Toronto's MaRS

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 22nd, 2012 Christine Wong

‘Techtoberfest’ heralds unveiling of 22 tech startups out of Waterloo

Waterloo, Ont.'s $30 million technology accelerator is hosting its demo day today as part of a conference dubbed “Techtoberfest.” Hosted in the Communitech hub that also houses offices for Research in Motion and

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 12th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Webcast replay: Incubes Demo Day from TSX

Join ITBusiness.ca for a special live broadcast from the Toronto Stock Exchange on Wednesday, Sept. 12 starting at 1:25 PM EST. Editor Brian Jackson will be hosting a webcast of the Incubes Demo

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 12th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Incubes incubator grooms Internet startup firms

Welcome to Incubes, where Internet-focused startup businesses are supplied with an office space, access to entrepreneurial mentors, and all the Red Bull that they can drink.Founded late last year by CEO Ben Zlotnick,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 24th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Verelo monitors your Web site for any problems [video]

Verelo reminds us that nobody loves you when you're down. When your Web site is down, that is.Any business that relies on a Web site to deliver their service or as a point

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 21st, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Gijit wants to make meeting easier [video]

Gijit wants to be the go-to app for your next 48 hours.For anyone that's ever felt like they're herding cats when trying to organize a meeting, or been wandering around a coffee shop

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 21st, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Extreme Startups demo first cohort of digital firms

Toronto's newest technology startup accelerator debuted today its first cohort with five firms seeking millions in venture capital money and some with investments already locked down.Extreme Startups is a collaboration between Extreme Venture

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 19th, 2012 Brian Jackson