Shop Local: Always Bearded

Shop Local: Always Bearded

This successful lifestyle brand was built with pride on a beard and a hashtag by an award winning entrepreneur with an exceptionally strong background in sales and marketing. Winner of 6 scholarships and awarded the Co-op Student of the year award from the Canadian...
Local Angel Group invests in LinkGreen

Local Angel Group invests in LinkGreen

Barrie-based technology company gets the thumbs up from seven angel investors from Georgian Angel Network (GAN), along with other local investors. Michael Badham, GAN’s Managing Director is confident that the Barrie ecosystem is a great for technology companies:...
A Culture of Innovation Starts With the Leader

A Culture of Innovation Starts With the Leader

As entrepreneurs and business leaders we need to recognize that innovation can come from all levels of an organization, not just those tasked with taking a company forward. This article from Entrepreneur.com highlights a few simple ways in which leaders can encourage...
6 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Know

6 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Know

Every once in a while an entrepreneur will ask me, “What is the most important thing I need to know?”.  My stock answer is always the same.  “Your rich uncle’s phone number.”  Yes, I know, I’m the Chris Rock of the business world (insert crowd laughter). Over the...