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How to Create a Startup Budget
Successful entrepreneurs know all too well that every dollar counts in the early stages of their business. However, only 54 percent of small businesses in the U.S. had a budget in 2021. Having a detai...
How does networking help your business grow?
Forced ice breakers, repetitive elevator pitches, and stiff meet-and-greets. These networking stereotypes lead many entrepreneurs to skip business socials, conferences, and other events out of fear of...
Fleming College Student Troy Blackwell is the Winner of the 2022 Pitch It Entrepreneurial Competition and a $2,000 Prize!
April 11, 2022 – PETERBOROUGH, ON – Innovation Cluster Peterborough and the Kawarthas (“Innovation Cluster”) announces that Troy Blackwell, a Fleming College student in the Fish and Wildlife P...
3 Low-Cost Marketing Strategies for Startups
As a startup business owner, you are well aware that marketing is essential to increase brand awareness and drive sales, but creating and implementing effective marketing strategies requires time and ...
Innovation Cluster Peterborough and the Kawarthas Awarded Technology Innovations & Development Incubator of the Year – Canada by Global Health & Pharma Magazine’s Biotechnology Awards
GHP’s seventh annual Biotechnology Awards also presents ICPK with the Award for Excellence in Collaborative International Innovations 2022.   April 5, 2022 – PETERBOROUGH, ON – Innovation Clust...
ShopCloseBuy.ca Launches in Peterborough and the City of Kawartha Lakes Offering the First 20 Vendors a Free 6-Month Membership
Local e-marketplace expands to support more businesses, non-profits, and the regional economy.   March 29, 2022 – PETERBOROUGH, ON – Innovation Cluster Peterborough and the Kawarthas (“Innovati...
Innovation Cluster Seeks New Board Members to Support Entrepreneurial and Economic Growth Across Peterborough and the Kawarthas
March 28, 2022 – PETERBOROUGH, ON – Innovation Cluster Peterborough and the Kawarthas (“Innovation Cluster” or the “Organization”) announced today it is seeking new community leaders a...
Startup Incubator: What does it do and how does it help?
If the last two years have taught us anything, it is how quickly our lives can change. Pandemic-inflicted challenges such as business closures, layoffs, and large shifts to remote work caused people t...
Savin Groceries App Launches Platform to Help Canadians Save BIG Coast-to-Coast
 Savin Groceries App works with global retailers and manufacturers to offer Canadians the best grocery-saving deals as food prices continue to rise.  Innovation Cluster client Savin Groceries App (t...
First Ever Community E-Commerce/Marketing/Auction Platform Coming to Peterborough and City of Kawartha Lakes to Support Local Business
ShopCloseBuy, a startup in the Innovation Cluster’s Women Breaking Barriers program, is expanding into the Greater Peterborough Area and the City of Kawartha Lakes. The platform is uniquely designed...