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Fleming College Creates Face Shields in 3D Makerspace to Support Frontline Workers
Fleming College has been working out of its downtown 3D Makerspace, located in the Innovation Cluster‘s main incubator, to create headbands and reinforcement pieces for face shields. These will ...
Local Angel Group in Search of Potential New Investors Residing in the City of Kawartha Lakes
As Covid-19 affects the global economy, angel investors are working hard to maintain the sustainability of promising startups. With the current situation, the Peterborough Region Angel Network (PRAN)...
Peterborough Video Game Studio, Bloom Digital Media, to Release One-of-a-Kind Senior Rom-Com Dating Game April 16, as More People Shift to Gaming
The award winning, local, independent game studio, Bloom Digital Media, will release its highly-anticipated rom-com game titled Later Daters, on April 16, 2020. The quirky, one-of-a-kind game that fol...
Peterborough Research & Commercialization Task Force Collaborates to Bring Innovative Solutions to Area, Including Decontamination of Personal Protective Equipment
A task force including Peterborough and the Kawarthas Economic Development, Innovation Cluster, Trent University, GMP and Health & Safety Consulting, County of Peterborough representing Peterborou...
Innovative Health Food Startup Chimp Treats Announces Launch of Fruitful Smoothies
Peterborough-based innovative, health food startup, Chimp Treats, has launched their next lineup in their innovative food product line. The startup is excited to announce Fruitful Smoothies – a ...
Location-based Mobile App Mamasoup Helps Moms Connect to Their Community to Reduce the Emotional Impact of Social Distancing
Joanne Ilaqua, the founder of Mamasoup, an app that is a support network for mothers, is working hard to provide online information and tools for women feeling the impact of social distancing. Ilaqua ...
COVID-19: How Innovative Startups Will Leverage This Fast-Changing Environment
Now is the perfect time to pivot  As COVID-19 leaves no choice for many people but to stay home and self isolate, many companies, small and large, are left with having to act suddenly with a business...
Pitch It! 2020 Winners Announced, Winning $300!
The Innovation Cluster through the FastStart Peterborough program partnered with Fleming College and Trent University to host the annual Pitch It! competition. Pitch It! is a competition for aspirin...
#TeamPTBO Announce Series of Workshops to be Available For Businesses to Receive Support During COVID-19
The #TeamPTBO business support team including Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce, Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development, Peterborough Downtown Business Improvement Area, Commu...
Peterborough Based Startup Pilates on Demand Offers Workouts for Free Online To Support People Self Isolating During COVID-19
In light of the COVID-19 situation, local Peterborough entrepreneur Jessica Dalliday is helping people stay healthy while stuck at home. Her business, Pilates on Demand (POD), is currently offering fr...