The Past of Black Entrepreneurship in Atlantic Canada

Celebrating African Heritage Month Volta, along with the Black Business Initiative (BBI), is proud to announce a limited series of… read more

List of Resources for Women Entrepreneurs in Nova Scotia

This is a non-comprehensive list of programs, events and resources focused on female-identifying individuals in Nova Scotia.  Highlights Attend our… read more

Canada’s Tech Scene from the Perspective of Female Founders

Women’s Entrepreneurship Day is celebrated every year on November 19 in 144 countries worldwide. Its goal is to empower the… read more

Two Volta Companies Pitched to Investors on the Famous CBC Show DRAGONS’ DEN

Two Volta companies, Easy Platter and Side Door, have successfully pitched on season 17 of CBC's reality show DRAGONS' DEN.… read more

Five Startups Accepted into Volta AI Cohort Two

Five supply chain-focused AI startups founded out of Atlantic Canada have been accepted into the second cohort of the Volta… read more

7 Fundraising Options When Your Startup is Not VC Backable

Building a successful startup can be an exciting and liberating endeavour but it can also be a very challenging experience.… read more

Volta’s Fourth Ecosystem Impact Awards Recognize Five Atlantic Canadian Community Members

Five awards were distributed to the winning Atlantic Canadian individuals, companies and supporters at Volta’s fourth annual Ecosystem Impact Awards,… read more

Startup Law 101: Why should I incorporate my startup?

Legal work that you’ll need upfront Starting your company is an exciting time.  You’ve got ideas flowing and the promise… read more

Volta is growing: Join our team as Marketing Manager

Volta is growing! We are Canada’s East Coast Innovation Hub supporting and inspiring Halifax’s vibrant tech startup community. Volta exists… read more

Three Atlantic Canadian early-stage startups join the 10th Volta Cohort

Three Atlantic Canadian early-stage startups join the 10th Volta Cohort, receiving $25,000 investment, mentorship and resources HALIFAX, NS (May 25,… read more