Local IT Solutions for HR by AlphaKOR Group

Benefits of Automating Time and Attendance Managing employee time and attendance may not be on the top of your business improvement list for 2015.  It should be.  If you’re running a manual system to manage your time and attendance, this is could be your BIGGEST financial savings investment of the year.  Automating this administrative task […]

Windsor Soup

Windsor Soup Funding Social Enterprising Ideas and Entrepreneurs

WINDSOR, ON – December 12, 2014 – Windsor SOUP is narrowing its mission to focus solely on helping launch and support social enterprises in the community. A social enterprise (business) has many similarities to a traditional business, but inspiration is usually drawn from a different, more social philosophy. Social enterprise ideas, unlike conventional business ideas, […]


Windsor-Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce and NCCE Successful in Affecting Change of Immigrant Investor Program

Windsor, ON – Windsor-Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce and the New Canadians’ Centre of Excellence Inc. (NCCE) are pleased that the federal government has decided to move forward with the Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Program. The details are to be unveiled in January 2015. The Chamber and NCCE first outlined and proposed a pilot […]

Opportunity Alerts

2015 Dragons’ Den Auditions

Amazing news Dragons' Den fans and entrepreneurs! We're thrilled to announce that Dragons' Den will be hosting auditions in person and online in the new year! That means it's time to brush up that pitch you've always wanted to make because the Dragons' Den 2015 audition tour is coming to a city and … [Read More...]

Where to Network this December

If you’re looking (and have time) to network this holiday season, take advantage of these local networking events to build your networks and meet new faces. Whether you’re an entrepreneur, a business person, a young professional or someone who just wants to meet new people, don’t miss out on these … [Read More...]

Call for Applications: David McFadden Energy Entrepreneur Challenge

David McFadden Energy Entrepreneur Challenge Honouring past OCE Board Chair David McFadden, the David McFadden Energy Entrepreneur Challenge invites university and college students from across Ontario to address challenges facing the energy sector. Up to 10 finalists will be selected to pitch … [Read More...]

Opportunity Alert (Youth)

HackWE 3.0

Celebrating National Science and Technology Week, WEtech Alliance and Hackforge are collaborating on HackWE 3.0, a hackathon focused on open data from the sciences. We’re looking for teams of tech students or professionals to compete, and science people to help competitors interpret the data and solve useful problems with it. Artists and designers are also welcome to form or […]

Receive up to $20,000 for a Youth Professional to work in your Startup with Embark Funding

Embark Funding supports novel Ontario-based technology ventures by enabling the engagement of a young professional (aged 22-29) in a business role who will work with the venture to accomplish specific goals or milestones. This competitive funding program will provide selected ventures with up to $20,000 (including costs of HST) in funding. It requires the venture to also contribute a minimum […]

Nominate a Student Entrepreneur Today!

The Student Entrepreneur National Competition has officially opened today! Help us spread the word. The Student Entrepreneur National Competition is a great opportunity for young Canadian entrepreneurs to network, compete and showcase their business to industry leaders across Canada. Our past participants have expanded their businesses globally, received high level media attention and been exposed […]

WEtech Blogs

WEtech Team Looks Back on 2014 and Forward to 2015

We asked the WEtech Team to share their favorite 2014 moment as well as what they're looking forward to in 2015. Here's what they had to say. Michelle Teno-Wachter, Member Services and Administration Looking back on 2014: Reflecting on the growth WEtech initiated in 2014 for entrepreneurs and … [Read More...]

My Journey Down WEtech Lane: Jason Tang

By: Jason Tang Students of today are plagued with the growing issue of trying to find work, but lack the experience to be noticed by companies and organizations.  That is where; WEtech Alliance came in for me. As a student of the Public Relations program at St. Clair College I was learning … [Read More...]

WEtech Alliance Announces Appointment of Interim President

The Board of Directors of WEtech Alliance are happy to announce Yvonne Pilon, Vice President, has been appointed as the Interim President. Pilon joined WEtech Alliance in 2010 as Director of Programs and Communications, leading WEtech's extensive roster of entrepreneurial programming and … [Read More...]