Doktri, Port Hope, Ontario

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 Celebrates Entrepreneurial Creativity

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 […]

Spark Makes New Home in Cool Digs at Core21

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 […]

Ignite Finale 2013 Celebration

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, […]