Global Innovators

Three Canadian cities make prestigious list of world’s 25 most high-tech places

For a country of just 36 million and only a handful of major metropolitan areas, Canada continues to punch above its weight when it comes to high tech cities. Although there are many ways to measure the success of a city —looking to economic indicators like employment levels, poverty and median i ...

The Business Leadership Podcast: Jodi Kovitz, CEO at AceTech Ontario

Jodi Kovitz is a passionate innovator, relationship builder, revenue generator, and connector. She is the is the CEO of AceTech Ontario. She is also Founder of #MoveTheDial, a movement founded in January 2017 to advance women in tech and Just Say Hello, her passion project through which she teaches ...

Official Opening of 2017 CADTH Symposium

I was on the Opening Plenary for the official opening to the 2017 CADTH Symposium. Our topic was “Measuring Value in Health Care in Theory and in the Real World”. I brought the perspective of a Health Technology Innovator/Disrupter. Slideshow of 2017 CADTH Symposium – Official Opening ...

Official Opening of 2017 CADTH Symposium

I was on the Opening Plenary for the official opening to the 2017 CADTH Symposium. Our topic was “Measuring Value in Health Care in Theory and in the Real World”. I brought the perspective of a Health Technology Innovator/Disrupter. Slideshow of 2017 CADTH Symposium – Official Opening ...

William Watson: Trying to digest 159 ways to improve a country

I spent seven hours Wednesday confined with several hundred other columnists, reporters, financial analysts, policy wonks, cameramen, video editors, sound engineers and so on at the federal government’s annual budget lock-up. You line up at 9:30 a.m. in the Ottawa Convention Centre, show ...

Wellington Financial Provides $14M to Dejero Labs for Continued Innovation in Remote Broadcasting and Connectivity Solutions

When we say that we’d love to finance EVERY great mid-stage innovation company in the Canadian market, we aren’t kidding. Today’s example comes in the form of a $14 million financing for Dejero Labs of Waterloo, Ontario.  Dejero is an innovator in cloud-managed solutions that simplify the tr ...