IGNITE NEWS

IGNITE launches a free platform to help businesses get online

IGNITE launches a free platform to help businesses get online

IGNITE, in partnership with St. John’s Board of Trade, Startup Zone PEI, and Nova Scotia Business Inc., are launching a new platform to help Atlantic Canadian businesses get online.   Open to any business, in any industry, anywhere in Atlantic Canada, e-port is a...

Province Invests in New Businesses, Innovation

The province is investing $750,000 to help startup businesses seize opportunities emerging from COVID-19. Business incubators Volta, Ignite and the Organization for Nova Scotia Innovation-Driven Enterprise (ONSIDE) will receive funding to help new businesses get off...

IGNITE Awarded National Award

IGNITE Awarded National Award

IGNITE has been awarded the CANIE Award for Social Innovation for the Atlantic Region.       The award recognizes organizations that have achieved excellence and innovation in social impact. The team at IGNITE is extremely excited about this recognition...

How COVID-19 Affects Rural Business

How COVID-19 Affects Rural Business

As times are changing daily, the challenges of doing business in rural areas grow larger. Many businesses have successfully pivoted their products and services online, or contact-free purchasing. However, not all businesses have the opportunity to do so. They face...

Call to Action for All Business

Call to Action for All Business

COULD YOUR BUSINESS HELP SUPPLY EMERGENCY PRODUCTS OR INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS TO HELP IN THE FIGHT WITH COVID-19? THE GOVERNMENT OF CANADA IS REACHING OUT FOR COMPANIES, LIKE YOURS, THAT MAY BE ABLE TO HELP. LEARN WAYS TO GET INVOLVED:   BUSINESS and SCIENCE portal: 1....

IGNITES Response to COVID-19

IGNITES Response to COVID-19

As many of you know there has been many closures and cancellations throughout the province and the country due to the widespread effects and concern of COVID-19. At IGNITE we take the health and safety of our tenants, the public and our staff seriously and we are...

Igniting Entrepreneurship in Rural Nova Scotia

Igniting Entrepreneurship in Rural Nova Scotia

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 Nova Scotia Business Inc. Let’s say you need help growing your business, or you have an idea for starting one. Where do you start? You know there are support organizations that can help – but which one? With so many options, it can seem...