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CEO’s Message From November Newsletter

Contributing to Innovation in Eastern Ontario Welcome to our November newsletter. With our second quarter of fiscal 2020 in the books, I am pleased to share with you some highlights of this past year and provide you with a peak into what we have planned in the coming months. As you read on, remember that…

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Launch Lab Announces Two New Entrepreneur in Residence Additions

Kingston, Ontario — Tuesday, October 22 — Launch Lab, a Regional Innovation Centre and part of the ONE Network located in Kingston, Ontario, today announced the arrival of two additional Entrepreneurs in Residence (EIR) as part of Launch Lab’s commitment to support the growing demand for its mentoring services across Eastern Ontario. For the full release…

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Launch Lab’s Amplify program takes off with dramatic business results from Sweatergang Companions and Dandelion Foods

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Launch Lab’s Amplify program takes off with dramatic business results from Sweatergang Companions and Dandelion Foods KINGSTON, ON, AUGUST 21, 2019 – Celebrating dramatic success with two companies during a pilot phase, Launch Lab is pleased to announce the Amplify program, a business acceleration initiative that provides hands-on mentorship and an actionable…

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Climate Action Incentive Fund: Small- and Medium-sized Enterprise Projects

The Climate Action Incentive Fund (CAIF) SME Project stream provides support to small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) for retrofit projects in sectors such as Building, Transportation, Industry, Waste, Agriculture, and more. The CAIF program is available to applicants operating in the provinces of Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, and New Brunswick. Application period 90 days starting July 17, 2019,…

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Launch Lab Client Fauxmagerie Zengarry Awarded $100K from the Government of Canada ‘Women Entrepreneurship Fund’

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Alexandria, Ontario — Wednesday, May 1, 2019 — Launch Lab, a Regional Innovation Centre and part of the ONE Network located in Kingston, Ontario, is proud to announce that Fauxmagerie Zengarry, under the leadership of President Lynda Turner, is the recipient of the Women Entrepreneurship Fund in the amount of $100,000, in…

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Eastern Ontario Regional Innovation Centre Launch Lab Names Scott Runté – Chief Executive Officer

Kingston, Ontario — Wednesday, April 10 — Launch Lab, a Regional Innovation Centre and part of the ONE Network located in Kingston, Ontario, today announced its board of directors has appointed Scott Runté, chief executive officer of Launch Lab, effective April 1, 2019. Scott Runté, with more than 12 years of experience working with entrepreneurs…

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Launch Lab & SPARK SLC Partnership Press Release

For Immediate Release Launch Lab Announces Partnership with St. Lawrence College SPARK Marketing Agency Kingston, Ontario (November 22, 2018): Launch Lab, a Regional Innovation Centre and member of the Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs, announced today the formation of a partnership with the St. Lawrence College (SLC) SPARK Marketing Agency, formally known as SPARK SLC. As…

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Rural Innovation Summit – Nov 19 & 20, 2018

November 19 & 20, 2018 Rural Innovation Centre 250 Sidney Street Belleville, ON   QuinteVation is excited to announce their first Canadian Rural Innovation Summit, which they will host in the Bay of Quinte Region at their Rural Innovation Centre on November 19-20, 2018. Their goal for the Summit is to highlight their regional successes; learn from Canadian rural…

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Launch Lab returns to the Innovation Hub

After a successful start last year, Launch Lab, a regional innovation centre and part of the Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs, will once again set up shop in the Innovation Hub on St. Lawrence College’s Kingston campus. Students considering launching a business start-up, or with product or technology ideas they are looking to go commercial, will…

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Launch Lab and Spark SLC Partnership!

Launch Lab is excited to announce our latest partnership with marketing firm Spark SLC!!  As a fully sanctioned Launch Lab partner, this is a great opportunity for Launch Lab clients looking for cost effective marketing solutions for their small business.   Spark, is a creative communications agency operating within the walls of St. Lawrence College,…

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