Atlantic Canada’s first corporate startup

At a Volta Founders dinners, I am usually met with a lot of puzzled faces and the same, recurring questions,… read more

Volta’s community expands with the welcoming of five new resident companies

Volta, Canada’s East Coast Innovation Hub, officially welcomed five new Resident Companies to their community of innovators. With these new… read more

Engaging youth and newcomers in the innovation economy

Atlantic Canada’s youth and newcomers have a few unique similarities: they infuse our communities with creativity and diversity, and are… read more

Adapting traditional industries through corporate innovation

Imagine you’ve worked nearly your whole life for one company – you excel at your role, love the industry, and… read more

The Pipeline: Using business as a catalyst to address community issues

Throwing money at a non-profit has traditionally been the way businesses give back to their communities. Corporate sponsorships, paid volunteer… read more

From the classroom to the boardroom: why students make great entrepreneurs

Gone are the days where students accept passively sitting in an auditorium, listening to a professor drone on as their… read more

A LEAP forward for Atlantic Canada’s startup ecosystem

Building on Canada’s competitive advantages such as its strong export potential, its rapidly developing innovation ecosystem, and its skilled workforce,… read more

Atlantic Canada’s Consumer <br> </br> Startup Opportunity

The line between technology product startups and consumer product startups is blurring. At Barrington Edge, we believe that this blurring… read more

Toon Nagtegaal helping<br> </br> Founders take the LEAP

Atlantic Canada’s startup ecosystem, undoubtedly, is evolving at an incredibly fast pace. Less than 20 years ago, for example, the… read more

Inclusive innovation: Shifting mindsets from output to opportunity

Despite our global connectivity, the world is not “flat.” That’s according to Fiona Murray, Associate Dean of Innovation at the… read more