Simon Foster of Chatter Research joins Spark Centre to kick off Startup Grind Durham Region!

Spark Centre Announces Launch of Startup Grind Durham Region A Collaboration to support entrepreneurs, innovation and technology OSHAWA, ON (June 19, 2017) – Spark Centre is pleased to announce the launch of Startup Grind in Durham Region. Startup Grind and Spark Centre will join together to help strengthen entrepreneurial efforts and activities in Durham Region […]

Executive Funding Program by MaRS!

Embedded Executive Funding helps place a C-level or other senior-level executive with an Ontario-based technology venture to help achieve their next growth milestone. Ventures can receive up to $50,000 toward the cost of the Embedded Executive’s salary. Each recipient will also be required to contribute $15,000 cash (or 30% of amount requested) over the program’s […]

MaRS Discovery District’s 2017 Studio Y Fellowship

The MaRS Discovery District’s Studio Y Fellowship brings ambitious young professionals together at MaRS to learn and innovate around the theme of systems leadership. Applications are now open for the MaRS Discovery District’s Studio Y Fellowship for the 2017-2018 cohort. Studio Y is a part-time, flexible, and funded fellowship focused on teaching Systems Leadership to […]

We’re hiring!

Summer Student – Client Services Assistant (Part time) -POSITION HAS BEEN FILLED-   COMPANY OVERVIEW Spark Centre is a non-profit organization that provides free advisory services to early stage or growing innovation and technology companies in Durham Region and Northumberland County. Executive coaching, functional advisory, co-location, incubation and day-to-day operational support are just a few […]

Client Profile: Health Yourself

Health Information doesn’t have to be… medicinal by Health Yourself   The founder of Health Yourself Guide believes healthcare information doesn’t have to be… medicinal. Jenn Sunnerton is a former Discovery Channel producer and is bringing entertainment to healthcare. Health Yourself Guide is trying to beat this ‘medicinal’ tone out of healthcare communications. It creates […]