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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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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Entrepreneur Profile for Earth Day – Leor Rotchild of DIG

We love connecting with local entrepreneurs and when we heard of Leor Rotchild and what he was doing with DIG in Calgary we wanted to learn more. Calgary may be an ‘Energy Heavy’ city, but it’s also a city full of entrepreneurial spirit and innovative ideas.  One such individual embodying these characteristics is Leor Rotchild, …

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Money follows passion

Just east of Calgary’s downtown core is a trendy little district called Inglewood. It’s a community that’s brimming with unique and one-of-a-kind shops and shopping experiences. One such business is Espy – an affordable designer boutique owned by Megan Szanik, a passionate, forward-thinking entrepreneur who is providing a retail environment that gives men and women …

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