Both San Sivamoorthy and Kuru Jeyanthan are keen on using emerging technology to make individual lives and organizations run smoother. Doktri’s home base is IdeaHub in Port Hope. What they Do Doktri is a directory-based web application that helps users find their ideal, peer-reviewed healthcare providers (dentists, massage therapists, optometrists, etc.) and immediately book appointments […]
Spark Centre is now part of Creative Social, a movement to bring together the creative-minded to discuss opportunities for collaboration and new business in Durham Region. Spark Centre works with numerous partners to help encourage entrepreneurship and innovation within our regions. Creative Social is a critical building block for fostering an entrepreneurial culture because creativity […]
VentureStart is a NEW Program that combines Business Skills Training, Experienced Mentoring and up to $30,000 in Seed Capital!
VentureStart is a new program that enhances the success rate of start-up enterprises by providing essential business training for technology entrepreneurs. Plus, your start-up enterprise has the opportunity to receive matching seed financing of up to $30,000. Who can enroll To be eligible for VentureStart, you must be a university or college graduate of a […]
We’ve moved to Core21 — Oshawa’s first co-working hub! It’s a place where small businesses, organizations and “solopreneurs” share space and resources, keeping overhead low, and networking opportunities high. At Core21, this means that the cost of photocopiers, wifi, front desk reception, kitchen and meeting space are shared amongst the tenants, while the creative energy […]
On June 25th, we celebrated the growing community of entrepreneurs and cultural leaders in Durham Region at the Ignite Finale. Highlights included hearing the latest successes of our finalists fresh out of start-up bootcamp and a keynote from international bestseller, Tim Ferriss in the Regent Theatre. Afterwards, we partied in Oshawa style with great music, […]