May 19, 2016Peter Fragiskatos, MP for London North Centre, highlighst the emerging and dynamic tech industry in London
London, Ontario's tech sector is an important building block in our city’s future.
May 19, 2016Hall honours mentor and tech firm founders
Don Crich, founder of Auburn Group of Companies, and Ken Kalopsis and Paul Seed, founders of StarTech.com,, will be inducted in the fall into the Junior Achievement London and District Business Hall of Fame. Article by: Norman DeBono, London Free Press, May 18, 2016.
May 18, 2016Economic Update with Kapil Lakhotia and Devon Peacock May 18 - London's Uniqueness
LEDC President and CEO Kapil Lakhotia and Devon Peacock of The Pulse on AM980 discuss what makes the city and economy of London unique and how it impacts business investment decisions.
May 18, 2016Bridging London’s skills gap
A job fair Wednesday at Western Fair District will bring together more than 50 businesses seeking 1,500 workers with hundreds of job seekers looking for an opportunity. Article by: Norman DeBono, London Free Press, May 17, 2016.
May 17, 2016Canada keeps top spot as most cost competitive mature market for business
Competitive Alternatives 2016 - KPMG’s guide to international business location costs - shows that Canada has emerged once again as the most cost-competitive country in the G7 in which to do business, with a 14.6% cost advantage over the U.S.
May 17, 2016W100: Canada's Top Female Entrepreneurs
PROFIT Magazine releases the W100 list, celebrating entrepreneurial achievement by women - 3 of which are London, Ontario entrepreneurs.
May 17, 2016Jones and TUKU create new media channel through intelligent packaging
Jones Packaging Inc. (“Jones”), a world-class provider of premier packaging solutions for healthcare and consumer brands, has entered into a commercial collaboration with TUKU Inc. (“TUKU”), a leading innovator in location-based mobile marketing.
May 16, 2016High-Tech Professional Services Firm Expanding to London, Ontario
FOX GROUP Technology announced their recent expansion to the South Western Ontario area with the opening of their London area branch office.
May 13, 2016Partners Announce London's Living Wage
Different from the minimum wage, a Living Wage is a current reflection of the costs associated with living in a particular community. It helps families achieve a basic level of economic security while minimizing severe financial stress.
May 11, 2016Economic Update with Kapil Lakhotia and Devon Peacock May 11 - Deloitte TMT Predictions
LEDC President and CEO Kapil Lakhotia and Devon Peacock of The Pulse on AM980 discuss Deloitte's TMT Predictions event and how the future of technology, media and telecommunications impacts businesses.
May 11, 2016Grade 10 students try out many careers
Grade 10 students try out the virtual reality videos at the Let’s Talk Science booth at the Try a Career Expo on May 11, 2016 at the Moose Jaw Exhibition Grounds.
May 06, 2016Community leaders from across Elgin, Middlesex, Oxford and the City of London collaborating to enhance local workforce development planning
Dozens of community partners from across the London Economic Region (LER) have come together to officially launch the Local Employment Planning Council – “a local labour market that works.”
May 05, 2016Spectrum Communications Recognized by Motorola Solutions for Outstanding Performance and Customer Service
The London company is among top 50 of Motorola Solutions’ 7,500 partners named a 2015 Empower Circle winner.
May 04, 2016About 1,500 high tech jobs need to be filled in London
A high-tech hiring binge is looming for London business. Voices.com is looking to double its workforce, adding 100 workers to the software business. Article by: Norman DeBono, London Free Press, May 4, 2016.
May 04, 2016Economic Update with Kapil Lakhotia and Devon Peacock May 4 - CME & Manufacturing
LEDC President and CEO Kapil Lakhotia and Devon Peacock of The Pulse on AM980 discuss the manufacturing sector in London, Ontario and the Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters group (CME), which is bringing together hundreds of local manufacturers on May 11.
May 04, 2016Textbooks for Change
Textbooks for Change (T4C) is a B Corporation that collects donated textbooks in two ways; from drop boxes on post-secondary campuses, and from student club collection drives.
May 04, 2016London's Voices.com Set to Hire for 100 New Positions
A London company with international reach is putting out the call for new hires. Article by: AM980 News, May 4, 2016.
May 03, 2016Impact Junk Solutions
Learn about a social enterprise striving to make London, Ontario a cleaner place.
May 03, 20162016 Pillar Community Innovation Awards nominations accepted April 1 - May 31
Any London and area nonprofit, charity, individual, business or government sector organization whose work relates to the nonprofit sector and reaches into the London community is eligible for nomination.
May 02, 2016Voices.com ramps up growth initiative with 100 hires
Voices.com, the largest online marketplace for voice-over in the world and a local success story, has recently announced an impressive growth plan that will have positive implications for London’s economic development.
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