Joanne Lipp European Skin Care Clinic in Streetsville marks over 60 years in business!

Founded by Joanne Lipp in 1962, the Joanne Lipp European Skin Care Clinic is now a cornerstone in the Streetsville community. With over 60 years in business, the skin care clinic is now owned and operated by Joanne’s daughter, Gloria Lipp-Stamp.  As a small business owner, Gloria and her team are dedicated to supporting other […]

IDEA Square One Entrepreneurship Hub marks one-year milestone

IDEA Square One Entrepreneurship Hub – Mississauga’s anchor innovation location – celebrated one year of supporting small businesses, startups, and scale-ups in Mississauga. IDEA Square One Entrepreneurship Hub celebrated its first year of operation with an open house yesterday. The event, held by Mississauga Economic Development in partnership with Oxford Realty Properties, brought together community […]

IDEA Mississauga at DiscoveryX 2024

The IDEA Mississauga team participated in this year’s DiscoveryX, a leading tech and innovation conference that brings together over 3,000 entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, government and industry leaders, hosted by the Ontario Centre of Innovation (OCI). During the conference, we showcased five Mississauga-based companies — Digy4, Deaf AI, Ace Inc, MangoVisa, and Actuality Live that unveiled […]

Mississauga’s Innovation District Expands with Launch of University of Toronto’s SpinUp Incubator

Today, Mayor Bonnie Crombie joined the University of Toronto Mississauga’s (UTM) Vice-President and Principal, Alexandra Gillespie, at the BIO International Convention in Boston to announce the creation of SpinUp – the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area’s first venture incubator offering wet lab space. SpinUp will provide early-stage entrepreneurs and life science companies with affordable access […]

Innovation Thrives in Mississauga with Grand Opening of IDEA Square One – the City’s Anchor Entrepreneurship Hub

Today, Mayor Crombie and Councillors joined Mississauga’s Economic Development Office, in partnership with Oxford Realty Properties, to celebrate the grand opening of Mississauga’s new anchor innovation location – IDEA Square One Entrepreneur and Innovation Hub. Located in Square One Shopping Centre in downtown Mississauga, IDEA Square One is an important physical anchor for Mississauga’s broader […]

We Want To Hear From You! Help Bring Lakeview Innovation District to Life

The City of Mississauga is seeking input on an incentive program that will help transform a former industrial area along the waterfront into an innovation campus. The Lakeview Innovation District, part of the 177-acre Lakeview Village development, will become an employment hub where people can research, test and develop solutions in state-of-the-art offices, flex-offices and lab spaces. […]