Why Choose The Bays at Innovacorp

THE BAYS AT INNOVACORP is more than just space and infrastructure. It’s a community. It offers on-site support, flexible leasing, and enhanced credibility. It’s designed to provide you with everything you need to focus on success – and stay on budget. 

A place to grow

  • Flexible leasing arrangements so you can increase or decrease your space without penalty
  • Purpose-built infrastructure for early stage technology companies
  • Secure building (access card system)
  • 24-hour building access
  • 38 air-conditioned offices, 10 industrial bay units (incl. separate entrances, electronic overhead loading docks,
    300 sq ft mezzanine area, self-contained washroom, offices, 21 ft ceiling height, loading dock leveler)
  • Kitchen / cafeteria space and amenities
  • Shared office equipment to keep overhead costs low (e.g. multifunction devices with colour copy, scan, print, fax and email capabilities; postage, laminating and binding machines; shredding service)
  • Emergency power for key areas and systems
  • Loading docks
  • Daily custodial services
  • Office space for off-site clients
  • Individual company mailboxes
  • Pallet jack, hand carts
  • Occupational health and safety support
  • Fork lift (must show MCFA Operator Safety Training certificate)

Reach out to the world

  • State-of-the-art enterprise-grade integrated voice and data network and services at competitive rates
  • IT professionals are available to assist you with software, hardware and network installation and troubleshooting
  • Network monitored 24x7x365 so we can quickly and proactively address potential issues
  • Security and reliability enhanced through enterprise-grade firewall/router and protection from power interruptions
  • Ability to login securely from home or on the road through the Innovacorp network via virtual private networking (VPN)
  • Advanced voice services via voIP
  • Rapid moves, adds and changes of telephones and internet service
  • Wireless access (wifi) in all common areas
  • Server hosting (HVAC, secure caged client hosting areas, surveillance, backup power)

Share the load

  • Shared administrative support staff can reduce your payroll costs and help you concentrate on growing your business. Examples: performing event and meeting assistance; proofreading and editing business documents; developing and updating databases; preparing and formatting documents; creating mail merges and executing large mailouts; creating presentations, spreadsheets, graphs and charts; and handling your filing, photocopying, binding, faxing and scanning needs
  • Professional telephone answering, customized for your company
  • On-site mail pickup and delivery
  • Metered postage and courier services

A gathering place

  • A variety of room sizes and possible configurations
  • Audio/visual and conference room equipment (projector, wireless conference phone, flip charts, whiteboards, lectern)
  • In-house coffee and tea service
  • Linens, cutlery, dishes and glassware
  • Assistance with organizing meetings (name badge creation, registration activities, catering arrangements)

Location, location, location!

  • Prestigious address and environment for client company customers, investors and partners
  • Professional reception services and security sign-in process
  • Access to ample free parking
  • Desirable location and image is a significant benefit for recruiting employees
  • Venue for board and annual general meetings, industry announcements, workshops and info sessions, off-site meetings for other businesses, etc.
  • Important destination for dignitaries and trade missions
  • Directory board and company door signage

Tap into the network

  • Your early stage technology company has unique and evolving challenges. Innovacorp understands these challenges, and offers hands-on business advisory services, and access to a network of mentors and service providers that complements our in-house business expertise.
  • The challenges vary, but typically include:   
      – fundamental business planning
      – intellectual property identification and protection strategies
      – implementing product development best practices
      – financial and accounting management
      – cash flow management
      – value proposition development
      – pricing strategies  
      – competitive analysis
      – state-of-the-art marketing techniques
      – sales and distribution channel strategies
      – obtaining seed and venture capital
      – human resource management strategies

Learn the tools of the trade

  • Access to information-rich professional development sessions
  • Peer support from other early stage technology companies
  • Trade opportunities and matchmaking

Off-site clients

Take advantage of The Bays at Innovacorp. A corporate address, conference and meeting rooms, a supportive client network, and office space when you are in the area are some of the many benefits we offer.