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Innovation Partner Highlight: Legendary Coaching
We are excited to highlight an Innovation Cluster member – a Knowledge Partner this year to The Cube: our business incubator for technology start-ups and early-stage companies: Legendary Coaching...
VentureNorth Holds Open House and BBQ to Celebrate Local Business & Entrepreneurship
The organizations of the VentureNorth Building and surrounding community members held an open house and BBQ to showcase the local establishments that make up Peterborough’s business and entrepreneur...
The Innovation Cluster’s Annual General Meeting Showcased An Impressive Year Including its Surpassed Economic Impact Target of $14M
The Innovation Cluster held its Annual General Meeting at the downtown incubator, The Cube, to announce the impact made towards startups across Peterborough and the Kawarthas over the past year on Ma...
Student Position Available – Operations and Office Assistant!
Job Description Operations and Office Assistant The Innovation Cluster is looking for a student to assist in the day-to-day operations at the downtown incubator located at 270 George Street N, Peterbo...
5 Top Tips for Creating and Sustaining Successful Growth
By Emily Woodman                 In today’s business environment, it literally doesn’t pay to stick to tradition and go with the old motto, “If it isn’t...
Two Innovation Cluster Startups Take Home Bears’ Lair Grand Prize for Innovation and Goods & Services Stream
Innovative eye care company, Alexander Optical, and health food company, Electric Juice Factory, are looking to be game changers in their industries. The winners for the Innovation and Goods & Ser...
Local Startup Wakhal Transforms How Social Media Can Connect Community Groups Through Online Platform
Local digital startup, Wakhal, has officially launched its community building platform, Community4E. Using the four (4) E’s of community building, Engagement, Empowerment, Education and Entertainmen...
Local Digital Startup Random Acts of Green Receives $200,000 to Launch Mobile App Across Canada That Encourages Communities to Take Climate Action
Peterborough’s Random Acts of Green (RAOG) has received $200,000 from the Climate Action Fund, that provides $3 million annually to support projects that raise awareness and increase participation i...
John Gillis Announced as Innovation Cluster’s Incoming Interim President and CEO
The Innovation Cluster has announced that President and CEO Michael Skinner will be on a leave of absence as of April 30, 2019 to run in the Federal Election. John Gillis, previously Cleantech Innovat...
Innovation Cluster Startups Announced as Finalists in Bears' Lair Competition
The annual Bears’ Lair Entrepreneurial Competition‘s Semi-Finalist Showcase was held at The Venue on March 26, where the top 24 semi-finalists showcased their products and services in hope...