Business Events

5 Ontario Small Business Events for Growth in February 2017

As businesses settle into the new year, executives need to remain committed to demonstrating innovation, boosting productivity, and accelerating company growth. One of the best ways to do this is through attending local small business events.

During February, Mentor Works’ team of Government Funding Planners™ will be leading/participating in a series

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Invest Barrie’s Open Innovation Forum: February 22, 2017

Canadian manufacturers depend on innovative technologies new technologies to stay competitive. In fact, a recent survey identified that 55% of Canadian manufacturers are currently investing in technologies, while an additional 32% plan to take similar actions in the future. This is for good reason; by adopting innovative technologies, manufacturers can

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16 Entrepreneurs Win Annual Startup Canada Awards

Every year, an average of 130,000 new Canadian small businesses are established. But despite this entrepreneurial drive, only 35% survive their first five years. While startups are critical to Canada’s innovation and overall business competitiveness, they face extreme pressure to maintain tight cash flow and survive streamlined operations.

It can be

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Ontario Export Awards Recognizes 12 Exceptional Manufacturers

Ontario’s economic health is largely affected by manufacturing exports. In 2015, Ontario manufacturers generated nearly $290 billion in revenue; approximately $197 billion of this was from international customers. Manufacturers who export their products play a valuable role in boosting the province’s economy, from creating high value jobs to generating wealth

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