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