Bryan Watson Selected as the Ontario finalist for the 2015 BDC Mentorship Award

Our own Bryan Watson, President at EP Enterprises Inc and Director of Strategic Projects at INcubes, has been selected as the Ontario finalist for the BDC Mentorship Award by the Business Development Bank of Canada and Futurpreneur Canada. We would like to congratulate Bryan for this exciting and well deserved nomination! Take a look at the announcement…

Limelight – an INcubes Company – in Press

Limelight Platform Inc., a Toronto-based experiential marketing agency and an INcubes Accelerator company has been recently featured in itbusiness.ca. After familiarizing the readers with the company’s extensive background in digital advertising, the article recognizes Limelight’s uniqueness in it’s current, new form: “What sets Limelight apart is its ability to help brands plan and track activities…

1871 AND INcubes Host Showcase for International Startups

TORONTO (January 15, 2014)—1871 CEO Howard A. Tullman joined INcubes CEO Ben Zlotnick in Toronto today to showcase ten companies from Chicago and Toronto that are prepared to expand internationally into the Canadian or US markets. Following keynote addresses from Toronto Mayor John Tory, US Ambassador to Canada Bruce Heyman, and Managing Director of Google…

Partnership Between INcubes and D.C. 1776 Brings The Challenge Cup 2015 to Toronto

Toronto will be a host city in the upcoming Challenge Cup 2015 thanks to a partnership between INcubes and Washington-based 1776. The global competition is giving participants a chance to secure $650,000 in prizes in four categories — education, energy, health, and cities — and also offering mentorship from various industry leaders. “We are very excited to be bringing the…

Reposted from Betakit: MoveSuite CEO Says Its Service ‘Makes Canada Post Mail Forwarding Obsolete’

Moving is one of the worst experience known to man. It’s time consuming and can cause a massive amount of stress. MoveSuite, which is part of INcubes Accelerator program, aims to ease the frustration by taking care of some needed essentials, such as updating your address, transferring utilities, notifying municipal and federal tax services, and renew your driver’s…

Yo is trying to get parody app YOLO (developed by Modastic, an INcubes company) pulled from the app store

INcubes’ company Modastic is making headlines in TechCrunch. What started as a “joke” – a parody app about the app “Yo”, has gotten dirty as the creator of Yo has requested the app store to remove the app Yo. Lo claiming it is violating his intellectual property. Read the full article, including an interview with…

New Partner to the INcubes International Exchange Program – Hong Kong Commons

Another partner to the INcubes International Exchange Program! We welcome Hong Kong Commons to our network, and announce their competition which is open to INcubes companies: StartmeupHK Global Startup Competition APPLY TODAY! Prizes worth over US$500,000  Top Angels and Venture firms from around the world scheduled to attend  Best startups are flown to Hong Kong…

Are too many accelerators a problem? An interview with Ben Zlotnick and Marcus Daniels at Startup Fest

As published today on Betakit: At International Startup Festival in Montreal, we caught up with Extreme Startups managing director Marcus Daniels and INcubes founder Ben Zlotnick for a quick chat about that topic, and more. Are there too many accelerators in Canada? Can the graduation/demo day event actually be counted on to attract immediate term sheets for investment? Should accelerators be making…