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Communitech, Ryerson DMZ and OneEleven announce partnership

Jared Lindzon

Life is about to get a little easier for entrepreneurs working at Digital Media Zone at Ryerson University and OneEleven in Toronto, as well as Waterloo’s Communitech, as the incubators announce a partnership that will provide cohorts access to all three facilities.

With bustling startup communities just a couple of hours across Ontario’s highway 401, the new partnership hopes to make the journey a little more productive for busy entrepreneurs, while inspiring further collaboration between the two cities.

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Small businesses to feel impact of Target's departure from Canada

Jared Lindzon

With Target announcing its departure from Canada, small businesses will be feeling a variety of effects, both positive and negative, in the immediate and long term.

While the exit of the American retail chain does leave a void that can be readily filled by local small businesses, some Canadian entrepreneurs have come to rely on Target to act as a flagship attraction for malls and other shopping spaces, while others depended on Target to stock their products.

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