Atlantic Lottery renews Innovation Outpost at Volta Labs for another two years

Atlantic Lottery is extending its Innovation Outpost at Volta Labs by two years to continue fast prototyping of innovative lottery and gaming-related products, while embedded in the startup community. “At Atlantic Lottery, innovation isn’t a buzz word,” said Brent Scrimshaw, President and CEO of Atlantic Lottery. “It’s a whole new way of thinking, of working […]

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Volta Welcomes Four New Resident Companies in High Growth Sectors

The Growing Innovation District in Halifax Volta welcomed four companies into the Residency Program, in high growth areas like blockchain, IoT hardware, and Software as a Service (SaaS). These new residents have moved their businesses into offices at Volta Labs and gained access to more than $50,000 in benefits, such as a travel program, mentorship, […]

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Volta welcomes Bereda Training and Dugo to Residency Program

Volta welcomed two bright new startups to their Residency program – Bereda Training and Dugo. As Residents, they have moved their businesses into space at Volta Labs and gained access to more than $50,000 in benefits, such as a travel program, mentorship, in-house experts, and exclusive founder-focused events. Bereda Training gives endurance athletes a framework […]

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Inspiring Growth: Talking Innovation with MPs

If you were starting your business and there were no funding programs, what would you do? What would you create for programs if you were starting from scratch? These are the questions asked to the group of founders and industry leaders at the roundtable on innovation, hosted by Volta, with Andy Fillmore (MP, Halifax), Matt […]

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Volta’s Digital Device Library Expands with the Support of Wavefront

Wavefront’s Wireless Zone Brings 1000+ Devices to the Canadian Startup Community, Making Testing Mobile Apps Easy & Affordable DECEMBER 7, 2016, VANCOUVER – Wavefront Wireless Commercialization Centre Society (“Wavefront”), a national centre of excellence, headquartered in Vancouver, BC., has announced the expansion and re-launch of its Wireless Zones across Canada. These device libraries have now […]

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Real Ventures partner and two serial entrepreneurs bring three more global connections to Volta Labs’ Board of Directors

NOVEMBER 29, 2016, HALIFAX – Volta Labs has added three new members to their Board of Directors: Janet Bannister, Leah Skerry and Ross Simmonds. The board now has eight members, all with backgrounds in founding tech startups or venture capital management. The three new additions add a diverse range of business acumen. Janet is a […]

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Pioneering Canadian women wanted: Apply for #RadicalGenerosity funding from SheEO by November 30

If you’re a woman in the business world, you may already know the statistics: 50% of the population sit on the sidelines of venture capital: Under-funded, under-supported and under-celebrated. Only 4% of venture funding is invested in women-led innovation. These statistics have remained stagnant for decades, but the Radical Generosity movement by SheEO aims to […]

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