Entrevestor at 3 Events in St. John’s

I will be in St. John’s early next week and taking part in a few events Tuesday that will feature Entrevestor’s startup research and my own seminar on media relations.

The first event is the presentation of our Atlantic Canada Startup Data report, which outlines the growth of the regional startup community, including such metrics as funding, revenue, employment and the like. And we will have a

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Fuck Up Nights Come to Moncton

Years ago, Rivers Corbett made a major mistake as the owner of popular restaurant chain Relish Gourmet Burger that led to the demise of the company. In an effort to grow it, he jumped into a partnership with an investor that wasn’t a good fit.

“We should have done more due diligence instead of just getting excited about the money,” he reminisced. “A lot of emotions went with that as we tried

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Spark NS Awards $375K to 9 Teams

Spark Nova Scotia on Monday awarded $375,000 in prize money to nine companies located outside the metro Halifax area.

The organizers said 37 companies qualified for the competition, which aims to support startups based outside the province’s largest metro area. After training sessions were held in Bridgewater, Truro and Sydney, the field was narrowed to 19 finalists and then to nine winners, who

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Ring Rescue Sells Out in 3 Weeks

When Patrick Hennessey and his fellow Dalhousie mechanical engineering students presented their final project before graduation, they likely had no idea it would one day save a priceless Blue Jays championship ring.

But they developed their project into a company, Dartmouth-based Ring Rescue, and its technology has saved the World Series ring and others from swollen ring fingers.

Ring Rescue’s

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