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Summer is coming up…time to find a few good books to read!

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The 25 Winners of the C2-MTL Emerging Entrepreneurs Contest Have Been Revealed

Congratulations to the 25 winners. The conference will be an amazing networking and learning opportunity for these companies. The number (over 300 businesses) and quality of the applicants were pretty impressive, which did not make it easy to select the finalists.

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C2-MTL: A unique opportunity offered to a select group of emerging companies from Quebec

I wrote this fall that Montreal will host one of the most anticipated international conferences of the year on creativity in business. Since then, the event has continued to increase in scale. The Claudine and Stephen Bronfman Family Foundation announced today … Continue reading

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Sustainability: Where Consumers’ Minds are Shifting Towards

I recently attended Deloitte’s 2012 Technology Media Telecom predictions. Making global predictions is an awfully difficult exercise to undertake and very few organisations have much success consistently. I enjoy attending this annual event because Deloitte’s track record is remarkably quite … Continue reading

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Angel Investors Challenge Unveils 13 Participating Startups

On November 9th, the Angel  Investors Challenge unveiled the members of its 2011 cohort. The Angel  Investors Challenge is a training program, pitch competition and opportunity for  startups to get introduced to quality mentors and investors.

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What Stellar Entrepreneurs Focus on to Identify New Ideas for Successful Ventures (Part I)

“My passion has been to build an enduring company where people were motivated to make great products. The products, not the profits, were the motivation.” – Steve Jobs In business and pretty much everything else in life, I believe in … Continue reading

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L’édition 2011 du Défi Les Anges financiers est lancée!

« Il s’agit d’une initiative non seulement exemplaire à l’échelle nord-américaine, mais aussi essentielle au niveau du rapprochement entre cette relève et les investisseurs aguerris. » -François Gilbert, président directeur-général d’Anges Québec  L’édition 2011 du Défi Les Anges financiers a été … Continue reading

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2011 Angel Investors Challenge Gets Underway

The Angel Investors Challenge is kicking off its 2011 edition this Thursday (September 22, at 6pm) with a launch cocktail at the Centre d’entreprises et d’innovation de Montréal (CEIM) in Old Montreal. The Challenge is a partnership between Anges Québec and the Junior Chamber … Continue reading

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StartUp Festival Presentations

For those who could not attend the festival, here is the link to presentations, videos and photos from the Startup Festival. Enjoy! http://www.startupfestival.com/en/news/ Pour ceux qui ne pouvaient pas assister au festival, voici le lien vers les présentations, les vidéos et les photos du Startup Festival. http://www.startupfestival.com/en/news/

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Montreal International StartUp Festival 2011 & Bubble Talk

The first edition of Montreal’s International StartUp Festival came to an end last Friday. The agenda of the festival was quite packed with an interesting mix of insightful speeches and networking events. It was a good opportunity to listen to … Continue reading

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