Finger Food investment in Calgary a ‘call to action’ for tech companies globally, says CSO

With $3.5 million in support from the Opportunity Calgary Investment Fund (OCIF), Finger Food Advanced Technology Group is opening up an advanced technology centre in Calgary, which will lead to the creation of

Published on: October 16th, 2019 Pragya Sehgal

Canadian software firms expand business in Asia through government trade efforts

HONG KONG - Two Canadian cyber security entrepreneurs say that the government's Trade Commissioner Service (TCS) was crucial in introducing them to clients in the Hong Kong market, quickly leading to a foothold

Published on: April 17th, 2019 Brian Jackson

How to make a successful tech company board member

Entrepreneurs and founders of innovative technology companies are often thrust into the world of governance. Unfortunately, this is largely by happenstance or as a result of the requirement of the terms of a

Published on: November 28th, 2016 Gerard Buckley

Feds launch tech accelerators for Canadian start-ups in Boston, New York City

The Canadian federal government was busy this week, launching technology-focused accelerator programs for Canadian start-ups in both New York City and Boston. The Canadian Technology Accelerator program (CTA) in Boston will focus on

Published on: March 12th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

A Canadian entrepreneur in New York: tapping global markets with government help

To find a fellow Torontonian video games-entrepreneur that could mentor his own Toronto-based startup Uken Games, CEO Chris Ye had to go to New York City.That's where he met Daniel Sennet, a fellow

Published on: April 19th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Canadian accelerator in NYC to accept new applications

Canadian entrepreneurs tired of doing business in The Big Smoke have a new opportunity to expand their presence to The Big Apple.The Canadian Technology Accelerator (CTA) is a New York City-based business booster

Published on: March 28th, 2012 Brian Jackson