February 22, 2017The Libro Prosperity Fund
This program will invest approximately half a million dollars in 2017 in initiatives that are aimed at growing prosperity in three focus areas.
February 22, 2017Empowering Youth in Celebration of Ontario's 150th Anniversary
Ontario is supporting 87 community-based projects that will empower and engage the next generation of leaders, in celebration of the province's 150th anniversary. Over 20 projects are based in London, Ontario.
February 22, 2017London Brewing Co-Op reopens in new home
The micro-brewery, owned by its workers, opened in 2014 but outgrew its old home and Saturday will open at 521 Burbrook Pl. in London. Article by: London Free Press, February 21, 2017.
February 21, 2017London, Ontario's Digital Echidna Ranked Amongst Canada's Top Web Developers by Clutch
Digital Echidna has been recognized in Clutch's latest Canadian web development companies leaders matrix, which recognizes leading companies with exceptional records of client satisfaction.
February 14, 2017Small Business Innovation Challenge (SBIC) - Call for Applications
The Government of Ontario is introducing the Small Business Innovation Challenge (SBIC) to support the growth of high potential, technology-driven, small-to-medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Ontario.
February 13, 2017Moulding the Future
Massive expansion underway at Starlim North America. Video by: Celine Moreau, CTV London, February 13, 2017.
February 10, 2017Enhancements support Army needs and maintain Canadian jobs
General Dynamics Land Systems – Canada employs over 2000 people in the London region. This announcement will sustain the equivalent of approximately 250 advanced skilled jobs for the middle class and will benefit numerous Canadian small and medium enterprises that supply equipment and services to General Dynamics.
February 09, 2017Heritage heroes honoured
The major restoration of a former Old East factory into a grocery store and food processing incubator was one of the projects to receive a heritage award on Thursday. Article by: Hank Dainszewski, London Free Press, February 9, 2017.
February 08, 2017Numbers game
Immigration is key to London's growth. Video by: Gerry Dewan, CTV London, February 8, 2017.
February 08, 2017Strategic investments creating foundation for prosperity
Ontario released a report today that highlights how the investments the government is making will help support inclusive economic growth and address the demographic and economic trends of the coming decades.
February 06, 2017Ahead of the game
A new app is helping like-minded gamers connect online. Video by: Celine Moreau, CTV London, February 6, 2017.
February 06, 2017Minister of Energy visits The Sifton Centre at West 5, Ontario's first Net-Zero Community
The Sifton Centre, which is now the home of Sifton Properties’ Corporate office is London’s first net zero commercial building which means it’s designed and constructed to power itself.
February 06, 2017Southwest could use a cheerleader
Upcoming event will feature some up-and-coming small technology firms in London, Ontario that are helping to put London's tech sector on the map. Article by: Chip Martin, London Free Press, February 3, 2017.
February 06, 2017Through the looking glass
Virtual reality allows viewers to see downtown London's future. Video by: Natalie Quinlan, CTV London, February 3, 2017.
February 03, 2017Anderson Craft Ales moving to head of the class
In just six months of operation Anderson Craft Ales has become an Old East Village fixture, but plans to gain a provincial foothold are picking up steam. Article by: Sean Meyer, Our London, February 3, 2017.
February 01, 2017HWS Field Trips: London
Research hospitals play a leading role in making Ontario healthier, wealthier, and smarter. To demonstrate the world-class hospital-based research happening across our province, The Council of Academic Hospitals of Ontario (CAHO) took a field trip to Ontario’s Forest City—London—where researchers at the Lawson Health Research Institute (Lawson) are transforming patient care through discovery and innovation.
February 01, 2017FillSpaces.com Granted Ontario Centre of Excellence SmartStart Seed Fund
Ontario’s FillSpaces.com, a commercial space marketplace, has been awarded the SmartStart Seed Fund from the Ontario Centre of Excellence (OCE). This is a fund that is granted to Ontario's next generation of entrepreneurs in order to take their start-ups to the next level.
January 30, 2017Making it work
Woman operating pair of small businesses in Old East Village. Video by: Celine Moreau, CTV London, January 30, 2017.
January 30, 2017Roundhouse expansion $3 million boost for tech zone
A new office building is under construction that will expand the Horton Street tech corridor. Article by: Hank Dainzewski, London Free Press, January 29, 2017.
January 26, 2017Canadian Startup Awards 2017
Now is the time to nominate outstanding startups, entrepreneurs, and investors across 11 categories, including six all-new categories this year. Nominations are being accepted until January 31st, 2017.
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