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Pat McGowan believes the term “sharing economy” is a misnomer, and he’s not shy about saying so.
Armed with a new name and fresh funding, a local medical marijuana firm says it hopes to bring its pharmaceutical product to market in early 2018, a company executive says.
It’s the biggest buzzword in Canadian business today, and seemingly no entrepreneur – or politician, for that matter – can get through a conversation without uttering it at least once.
Ottawa-based Greco Fitness says it’s poised for a significant expansion with the help of major additional investment and a new management team.  
A new program at Waterloo’s Wilfrid Laurier University is looking to turn some of Canada’s best startups into global businesses.
A former entrepreneur-in-residence at Invest Ottawa says it’s time for the city-funded economic development agency to get out of the business of promoting innovation.
Shopify will raise about $246 million through the sale of five million treasury shares, the company said Wednesday.
Shopify says it plans to sell five million treasury shares as part of an offering that will also see a number of insiders and early investors sell some of their shares in the company.