Mississauga's Entrepreneur Success Stories:
IDEA Mississauga works with our partners to create a place where entrepreneurship and innovation can thrive. See our partners in action with these entrepreneur success stories below.
Richard Liang’s Story: Altitude Accelerator
Richard Liang is the co-founder and CTO of Advanced Opto-Mechanical Systems and Technologies Inc. (AOMS Technologies). See how Altitude Accelerator (formerly RIC Centre) played an integral role in AOMS Tech’s growth!
Shauna-Kay’s Story: Sheridan EDGE
Shauna-Kay Jones is the co-founder of Motify, a virtual platform that assists students on the autism spectrum to develop skills that help them lead more social, productive and fulfilling lives. Motify started as a school project while she was in Sheridan’s Software Development and Network Engineering Co-op program. She reached out to Sheridan Edge – and the rest was history!
Conner Tidd’s Story: UTM ICUBE
Conner Tidd is the co-founder of Just Vertical, a start-up that produces modular “farm walls”—energy- and water-efficient devices that hydroponically grow plants on vertical towers or attached to walls. Watch how University of Toronto Mississauga’s ICUBE helped turn Just Vertical’s science into a business.