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StartUp Squamish closing

One year after opening, StartUp Squamish has decided to close permanently, co-founder Dave Crewson has confirmed. The business incubator, located downtown and owned by Crewson and co-founder Mario Gomes, will close April 30 and sell off its assets on May 3. 16 more words

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LSU student's wind-resistant party game MashBall wins Venture Challenge

Mashburn’s business is one of 33 LSU student startup companies comprised of 40 LSU students in the student incubator. Since launching in September 2010, LSU’s Student Incubator has helped 145 businesses made up of 400 LSU students, advance in their … 18 more words

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Hong Kong Startups Soon To Get $6M More Thanks To Science Park Fund

Both represent good progress for the city’s investment-hungry startups that seem to be forming rapidly as the startup buzz gets louder. I got a tour of the new Kowloon Bay incubator facility that Beijing’s science park developer TusPark is building to … 17 more words

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New Worcester Innovation Center in old T&G building 'critical' to downtown revitalization

the center will focus on the local startup community by hosting a start-ups focus group on Friday, Friday, May 1, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. 34 more words

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Rough Draft Ventures gives a leg up to student startups

While startup incubators and accelerators now seemingly abound around town — there are more than 20 offering training grounds for burgeoning businesses — most require or strongly suggest that student teams commit fully to their programs, leaving campus … 17 more words

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Take a look inside Jaguar Land Rover's PDX innovation incubator

And the innovation doesn’t stop there — for example, Justyn Baker is working at the incubator to develop his startup called Vonsor, which gathers footage from cameras inside and outside of cars. 27 more words

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Sandbox Accelerator gives startups ability to grow

There is enough room to accommodate a startup through early-stage development … “You can collaborate with others and do things very quickly.” A hardware incubator already exists on Water Street in downtown Kitchener called the Velocity Foundry, part … 17 more words

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