IDEA – The Mississauga Innovation District

Today, Mayor Crombie and councillors joined Mississauga’s Economic Development Office to officially launch the new identity for Mississauga’s innovation district, IDEA Mississauga, and advance Mississauga’s position as a global leader in innovation. IDEA Mississauga does not represent one specific location in Mississauga – rather, it represents the city’s entire ecosystem made up of industry, government, […]

Welcome to the IDEA Website, A New Virtual Innovation Hub to Support Entrepreneurs and Innovators

Finding the right tools and resources to help make business ideas become a reality can be overwhelming and time consuming. To help get entrepreneurs and innovators on the right track, the City of Mississauga launched the IDEA Virtual Innovation Hub – The virtual hub is a place for entrepreneurs, innovators and scale-up companies to […]

Mississauga Innovation District and Program Reveal

Hosted by the Mississauga Business Entrepreneur Centre (MBEC), join Mayor Bonnie Crombie for the reveal of Mississauga’s Innovation District and Program. Event Details: New innovation district campaign and video Service tools and resources for scale-up businesses Scale-up program and training for entrepreneurs Vote for your favourite of three scale-up companies Draw prizes, and more! Date: […]

Nurturing Society through Commerce: Seema Sanghavi, Founder, Cooks Who Feed

The humble cook’s apron is a kind of kitchen safety net. It protects home chefs and professionals alike from spills and splashes. But can aprons offer more protection to society? Seema Sanghavi thinks so.   Sanghavi is the founder of Cooks Who Feed, an apron and cooking wear line that weaves together many complex threads of […]

Determining the Flow: Inflo HR’s Stefani Blazevic

Recruiter Stefani Blazevic has some advice for those who have been unemployed for all or most of the pandemic. “Start applying for a new job now!” the owner of Inflo HR said. “Start now so you’re not competing with twice as many people when their EI or CERB ends.” The competition for good people is […]