July 21, 2014Impact Loan
A collaboration of the Child and Youth Network , Sisters of St. Joseph, Goodwill Industries, United Way London & Middlesex, Libro Credit Union, and the Small Business Centre is pleased to announce “Impact Loan”.
July 21, 2014Forked River Brewing Co. available in London-area LCBO outlets
Article by : Norman DeBono, The London Free Press July 21, 2014
July 16, 2014Economic Update with Kapil and Devon Peacock July 16
Kapil Lakhotia, President & CEO, LEDC and Devon Peacock of The Pulse on AM980 chat about London International Airport with special guest Mike Seabrook, President/Chief Executive Officer of London International Airport .
July 15, 2014PS O’Toole & PS Truppe Announce Funding to the Canadian Bureau for International Education to Help the Education Sector Achieve Success in Markets Abroad
Erin O’Toole, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Trade, and Susan Truppe, Member of Parliament for London North Centre and Parliamentary Secretary for Status of Women, today announced that the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) will receive up to $149,474 to help the education sector achieve success in markets abroad.
July 14, 2014London International Airport Announces New Non-Stop United Express Flights to New York
Beginning October 26, 2014, United Airlines will offer two return United Express flights daily from London International Airport direct to Newark Liberty International Airport, just 30 minutes from Manhattan.
July 14, 2014McCormick Canada is expanding production and jobs at its London plant
Canada’s largest food-flavouring factory is quietly spicing up London’s economic comeback.
July 10, 2014Economic Update with Kapil and Devon Peacock July 9
Kapil Lakhotia, President & CEO, LEDC and Devon Peacock of The Pulse on AM980 chat about London's educational services sector, the recently announced Fanshawe College expansion announcement and its impact on the city.
July 09, 2014CIMTEC announces spin-off company Focal Healthcare, Inc. to develop the new “gold standard” of targeted prostate biopsy and therapy devices for the management of prostate cancer
– Focal Healthcare (Focal) was founded as a spin-off company out of the Centre for Imaging Technology Commercialization (CIMTEC). Focal is developing and marketing MRI-Ultrasound Fusion Biopsy and Therapy systems that have strong potential to become the new “gold standard” in prostate care by capitalizing on CIMTEC’s unique intellectual property, as well as its extensive technology development and commercialization expertise in the medical imaging field.
July 08, 2014Kapil Lakhotia named President and CEO
Recently named President and CEO of the London Economic Development Corporation (LEDC), Kapil Lakhotia has been dedicated to bringing international companies including Dr. Oetker and Natra to the city.
July 08, 2014A success story, paw-sitively!
Producing delicious treats for customers’ four-legged friends is spelling international success for a local duo.
July 08, 2014London (Tech Jobs) Calling!
Hiring for a tech position in London? Take a look at how London Economic Development Corporation's London Tech Jobs can help to attract talented employees.
July 07, 2014MVP Lab to fuel tech company collaboration
TechAlliance, along with the Western Research Parks, has created the MVP Lab for companies needing assistance to get their ideas to the next level.
July 02, 2014Voices.com Launches New Partnership Programs
The world's largest marketplace for voice over launched its brand new Partnership Programs today. Voices.com, the industry-leading website that connects businesses with professional voice talent, has designed and revealed an initiative that will facilitate relationships between the company and third-party affiliates. The purpose of partnerships will be collaboration on joint ventures, with a special focus on growth, reach, products, and training.
June 26, 2014Fanshawe proposes exciting expansion in downtown London
Fanshawe College has revealed plans for a new downtown London location that would see an additional 1,600 students in the city's core in a reconstructed and enlarged Kingsmill building.
June 26, 2014Western Research Parks ranked in Top 25 University Business Incubators in the world
Western University’s Research Parks have been ranked 22nd in the world by Swedish research company UBI Index in its Global Top 25 University Business Incubators 2014.
June 26, 2014Transforming London into a wastewater centre of excellence
Sewage is generally thought of as a liability. However a unique program uniting the Southern Ontario Water Consortium (SOWC), the City of London and Western University intends to transform waste streams into a valuable commodity with the establishment of an $8-million wastewater centre of excellence.
June 25, 2014Voices.com Ranked on PROFIT 500 Second Year in a Row
The industry-leading website that connects businesses with professional voice talent all over the world was ranked 126th of the 500 companies acknowledged, and recognized for a growth of 469%. PROFIT breaks down how the 26th annual ranking identified the companies listed in "A Look Inside Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies," referencing proof of innovation and revenue growth over five years, as well evidence of viability, stability, and scalability to be part of the deciding factors.
June 25, 2014Economic Update with Kapil and Devon Peacock June 25
Kapil Lakhotia, President & CEO, LEDC and Devon Peacock of The Pulse on AM980 chat about the KPMG review of economic development services
June 24, 2014London Economic Development Corporation names President and CEO
Gerald Slemko, Chair of the Board of Directors at the London Economic Development Corporation (LEDC) announced that Kapil Lakhotia has been named the President and Chief Executive Officer, of the LEDC, effective immediately.
June 24, 2014MP Truppe announces kick-start of Canadian entrepreneurship with new Build in Canada Innovation Program call for proposals
Today, Susan Truppe, Member of Parliament for London North Centre and Parliamentary Secretary for Status of Women, on behalf of the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, announced the launch of the fifth Call for Proposals for the Build in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP).