Current Campaign – Awaken Holistic Health & Wellness

When Brian Lalonde, founder of Awaken Holistic Health & Wellness, got sick eight years ago, dozens of visits to the doctor’s office left him feeling like something was missing from his diagnosis. “A friend turned me on to the world of complimentary and alternative medicine, and that’s when I started seeing a difference being made. …

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What excites you the most about being part of the BoostR Stage?

We asked all our participants for the BoostR Stage YYC "Change Makers" editions, what were they the most excited about  the BoostR Stage event, and this is what some of them had to say: Calgary Tool Library   "You can build anything with our tools, especially a community! We can’t wait to use the BoostR stage …

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BoostR Success Story – Shaunio Radio

Priscilla Cherry owns online radio station Shaunio Radio. When Priscilla first inherited the station, she decided to dedicate it to independent artists, in order to honour one of her family members who had passed away. She saw it as an opportunity to share his music around the world, and to share the music of other …

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BoostR Success Story – FREDsense

FREDsense Technologies lands coveted spot at Silicon Valley startup accelerator A startup in Calgary is making waves—by testing waves. FREDsense Technologies is a new Alberta-based business that engineers organisms to test water quality. The founders came up with a “bio-sensor” technology to engineer bacteria and put them in containers, much like USB sticks, which can …

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