Thinking big in small places

Silicon Valley…Waterloo…Whitby?  Some urban areas have earned a reputation as hightech hubs, but smaller centres like Whitby and Prince Edward County, both east of Toronto, are proving they have the right stuff high-tech startups too.  Some young tech companies have realized….


Last year, I wrote an article about the 11 Canadian tech companies to watch in 2016, which highlighted tech companies of all sizes in Canada that were ready to make headlines over the following 12 months. The great part about most predictions is that people tend to forget about them by the time your prognostication

360insights On Biz Wire TV

Did you catch our recent appearance on Biz Wire TV? 360insights announced a $30-million growth equity financing round led by U.S. private investment firm Sageview Capital with participation from existing shareholders. This financing round will extend 360insights’ lead in helping global brands to maximize their ROI and improve the predictability of their partner marketing and

360insights CEO Says You Don’t Have To Be In Toronto Or Vancouver To Grow A Strong Tech Company

This week on The Disruptors, co-host Bruce Croxon sat down with Jason Atkins, the founder and CEO of 360insights, to discuss how his company has disrupted the corporate incentive industry in Canada. During the interview, Atkins talked about how 360insights, a cloud-based incentives software platform, uses technology and analytics to help businesses gain insights on

360incentives and Telax Team Up

Telax, a leader in contact center technology, is pleased to announce that 360incentives is deploying the Telax cloud contact center solution. 360incentives is the leader in the channel & consumer incentive management space. 360 has developed a user friendly yet highly sophisticated SaaS incentive management platform that allows large businesses to manage highly complex incentive

Whitby Is Open For Business

via WHITBY — With several infrastructure projects currently underway in Whitby, the Town is poised for economic growth in the near future, according to Mayor Pat Perkins. “We’re just in a great place; we’re positioned to explode economically,” the mayor said during her annual speech to the Whitby Chamber of Commerce on READ MORE…

Experts Weigh In: I’m an Entrepreneur in My 30s

The last few weeks on the MyCorp blog have been filled with stories of teen entrepreneurs and twentysomething entrepreneurs getting their start in the world of business – now it’s time to put the spotlight on thirtysomething entrepreneurs! Read on as our 40 professionals tell us why they love the freedom, flexibility, and fun that

Stitches Of Laughter Help Create Tight-Knit Team

(via Globe and Mail) Stitches Of Laughter Help Create Tight-Knit Team Sharing an embarrassing moment with a friend can be hilarious. But sharing the same anecdote with a colleague or supervisor is a different story – one that involves a different kind of trust. That trusting atmosphere is amply evident at creative agency Environics Communications’