Parallel Entrepreneurship – Unless Your Name is Elon Musk, Just Don’t

The following blog post is from Greg Phipps, our managing director of venture capital investment here at Innovacorp.

Lately I’ve noticed a number of start-up founders and entrepreneurs in the Canadian ecosystem launch a second and even third company. Not as serial entrepreneurs (consecutive start-ups) — they've chosen to start and build multiple companies, at the same time!

Spark West: 2016 Submission Deadline

We’re looking for the best early stage technology companies in western Nova Scotia. If that’s you, tell us about your venture.

You could win up to $50,000 in cash to put your idea into action and business guidance from somebody who’s been there, done that.

Spark West is now open for submissions! Entering is easy. Simply submit a business summary by Tuesday, October 11, 2016, at 5:00 pm AST.

Get the details.

Recipients Named for 2016-2017 Productivity and Innovation Vouchers

Fifty-six Nova Scotia companies are getting a boost to their innovation and productivity with expertise and services from the province's universities and colleges.

We received 152 applications from small and medium-sized businesses across Nova Scotia for this year’s Productivity and Innovation Voucher Program.

The competing companies ran the gamut – from beer suds and beehives, to hydrophones and biomedical devices.


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