New Startup on the Block: PayEzay

One of EPICentre’s newest up-and-coming startup companies is making it easier to collect money! PayEzay, a company started by EPIC Founder Eric Wilson, is a website that allows people to quickly collect money from a large group of people to avoid the frustration of chasing people down for money. It also eliminates the need to […]


Wear your Windsor-Essex Pride!

To celebrate Social Media Day and our beloved region, WEtech Alliance and RARE Apparel have joined forces with one focus: to spread the #YQG♥. Launching today, these Made in Windsor shirts encourage residents to share what they love about Windsor-Essex. “We’re so excited to collaborate with WEtech Alliance and to share this design with all […]


Hungry? Why Not Takeout with #YQG’s Sirved Mobile App?

Sirved Mobile Solutions Inc. is changing the way businesses connect with their customers through a variety of mobile devices. Their expertise lies in being able to link business needs, goals, objectives and strategies to the right mobile technology. The Sirved App, which is available for both apple and android smartphones and tablets, has numerous features and customizable […]

Opportunity Alerts

CDMN’s Soft Landing program call for applications is now open

CDMN’s Soft Landing program call for applications is now open. Companies can apply to the program using our online form. Value to the company The program provides up to $4000 CDN in expense reimbursement towards transportation and accommodation for travel outside of Canada. It also covers the … [Read More...]

Opportunity for IRAP Clients to Apply 3D Metal Printing

Additive manufacturing or 3D printing is a quickly emerging area of technology which offers tremendous benefits in business value, technical advantages and even social gains. NRC-IRAP has developed an agreement with the Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters (CME) to assist IRAP clients in … [Read More...]

John R. Park Homestead to host Essex County’s Original Makers’ Faire

  Essex – Looking for inspiration?  Looking for an outlet for your creative energy? Visitors to the John R. Park Homestead  may find both while enjoying a wide range of vendors and demonstrators in the annual celebration of creativity from days past, at the popular, annual Lost Arts … [Read More...]

Opportunity Alert (Youth)

Youth Opportunities Fund – Session for youth aged 12-29

Sent on behalf of the Ontario Trillium Foundation I am reaching out to you to share information about the Youth Opportunities Fund, an exciting initiative which provides funds to youth-led grassroots groups and collaborative initiatives that focus on creating systems change for youth facing multiple barriers. If you are interested in learning more about the two […]

Young Entrepreneurs of #YQG: Win Your Way to the 2016 Business Excellence Awards

The Annual Business Excellence Awards is the premier business event of the year recognizing professional individuals and companies who have set standards and demonstrated achievements that have contributed to the prosperity and business development in Windsor and Essex County. This year marks the 26th year of celebrating local business excellence and we want you to be a […]

EPICentre Now Taking Applications for 2016 RBC EPIC Founders Program

EPICentre is now officially taking applications for the 2016 RBC EPIC Founders Program. Apply today! Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Print for later Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend

WEtech Blogs

My Journey Down WEtech Lane: Raymond Tran

By Raymond Tran For the past 8 months, I've been an intern student at an amazing organization. I remember my first business conference @ Kairos Society in Toronto, volunteering but being a part of the networking session that was taking place. Business professionals of all kind were … [Read More...]

This is for the twenty somethings…

By David Burman As a successful graduate of Disney’s International College Program and a dual citizen with our neighbors to the South, I never saw myself planting roots in Windsor. Through dedication, passion and the will to try, I turned a risky (and almost stupid) venture, into a rewarding … [Read More...]

Social Innovation: Building a Better World One Idea at a Time

What exactly is “Social Innovation”? Definitions tend to be long-winded, convoluted and wide-ranging. It’s easy to get bogged down in the debate over nuance, and lose sight of the title’s true value. Simply put, social innovation is a novel solution to a social problem that is more effective, … [Read More...]