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  • IDEABOOST Alumni Company The Discourse Launches Independent News Challenge

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    IDEABOOST Cohort 7 company, The Discourse, launches a new project with support from The The Facebook Journalism Project and Inspirit Media: the...

  • Elizabeth Melanson

    Alumni

    Elizabeth Melanson is an actor and producer, and a graduate of the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts. In 2013, she co-founded the...

  • Julie Strifler

    Alumni

    Julie Strifler is a producer based in Toronto, and has spent nine years in the entertainment industry, producing and marketing film, television and media...

  • Trevor Christie

    Alumni

    Trevor Christie is a writer and producer from Vancouver. Before that, he wrote an original feature for Warner Bros. Pictures, and worked for six years...

  • Leah Jaunzems

    Alumni

    Leah Jaunzems is a producer at Darius Films, a prolific production company with offices in Los Angeles and Toronto. Over her ten-year span as VP,...

  • Jeff Musson

    Mentor

    Jeff is founder of the tech organization, Northof41.org, which connects tech entrepreneurs across North America, serving over 12,000 members and its Coding...

  • Katie Bird Nolan

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  • Lindsay Tapscott

    Resident

  • Alexandra Brown

    Mentor

    Alex is a media and digital executive who has been an early employee in launching and building the brand, market presence, partnerships, and communities for...

  • Program Design

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    The Writers’ Lab is an immersive conservatory-like forum focused on the creative, collaborative, technical and business aspects of screenwriting. Writers...

  • Residents

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    FIFTH WAVE COHORT 1 COMPANIES AVA Animation & Visual Arts is a team of professionals with award winning expertise in projection mapping and interactive...

  • Startup Spotlight: Podyssey

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    Danny Matthews and Melody Ma, cofounders of Podyssey, shared some of their favourite podcasts, the challenges and joys of establishing a new startup, what’s...

  • IDEABOOST Sprint Three

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    On June 6 and 7, the IDEABOOST Accelerator’s Cohort 8 returned to the Watershed Coworking Space in downtown Toronto for their third sprint session. 

  • City of Toronto Invites IDEABOOST to Its Official Reception for Collision

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    On Wednesday, May 22, the City of Toronto held a post-Collision networking reception event, NetworkTO @ Collision at City Hall, to which members of the...

  • Partners

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    PROGRAM PARTNERS OCAD University’s Super Ordinary Lab looks at near to market or just-in market technologies to understand their social significance and...

  • Program

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    CANADA’S FIRST FEMINIST ACCELERATOR PROGRAM FOR WOMEN FOUNDERS IN SOUTHERN ONTARIO’S MEDIA ECOSYSTEM The Fifth Wave Initiative is a year-round program...

  • The Future of Tech is Female

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    To celebrate International Women’s Day, we asked 12 female innovators in our IDEABOOST community to share with us their experiences as women...

  • IDEABOOST Cohort 8 Comes to an End. Or Does It?

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    On Friday, July 5th, the IDEABOOST Accelerator’s Cohort 8 wrapped up the last of their four-sprint session where they came together for a...

  • Comweb/Whites Jay Switzer Indigenous Creator Award

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    ABOUT Paul Bronfman, Chairmain/CEO of Comweb Corporation/William F. White Int’l and Slawko Klymkiw, CEO of the Canadian Film Centre (CFC), are exceptionally...

  • Virtualware: An IDEABOOST Case Study Profile

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    Virtualware's Joss Monzon and David Moreno talked to us about how IDEABOOST has helped them expand the Spanish company’s North American reach, and shared an...

  • How to Create a Startup Ecosystem: 10 Years of Growth, as Lived by Amplify’s Paul Bricault

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    In this month's Notes From Silicon Beach, Nicholas DeMartino interviews Paul Bricault, Co-Founder of Amplify, about the startup ecosystem and venture...

  • Notes from Silicon Beach: A Think-Tank with Clout in Immersive and Digital Media

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    In today’s social-media-saturated world, we hear perhaps too much about “influencers” and not enough about those who earn real clout by impacting real-world...

  • Notes from Silicon Beach: More Unicorns Validate SoCal Tech Ecosystem

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    Curious to know what "unicorns" are? These privately held startups valued at more than $1 billion U.S. are becoming the benchmark for startup success, but is...

  • Cohort 8 Goes “Under the Hood” in Sprint Two

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    On May 9 and 10, IDEABOOST Accelerator Cohort 8’s mentors and startups gathered at the Watershed Coworking Space in downtown Toronto for their second...