Every seven years, designer Stefan Sagmeister closes his New York studio for a yearlong sabbatical to rejuvenate and refresh their creative outlook. He explains the often overlooked value of time off and shows the innovative projects inspired by his time in Bali. ____________________ Halodeck Ftness
Exciting concept connects the videogame generation to intense activity
Waterloo Northfield XRKade is a new state of the art 1500 square foot facility that will be launched to provide energizing, activity gaming for local youth and teens on October 17, 2009. XRKade CEO Melanie Marsland, states that XRKade will be a local venue that will "add an exciting new experience for younger members of our Waterloo region community".
TORONTO - Celtic House Venture Partners has led a $10 million Series "A" financing round of Peraso Technologies, a fabless semiconductor company focused on the development of millimetre wave (mm-wave) transceivers.
Domestic orientation better exposes them to ongoing fiscal and monetary stimulus
TORONTO - Canadian small- and medium-sized enterprises (SME) not only made it through the recent recession with less damage than in any other post-war recession, but they did so while outperforming their larger, more established, peers, finds a new small business report from CIBC World Markets.
"World Bank President Robert Zoellick warned on Friday that 2010 would be 'a highly uncertain economic year' and said unemployment would continue to rise even as economic growth returns to much of the world.
Ottawa The Ontario Government announced Friday it will provide up to $9.3 million to Coral CEA to help companies develop and market communications enabled applications (CEA) in a matter of weeks instead of months and years. CEA is the next wave of innovation in communications and information technology.
GUELPH - BIOREM Inc. announced that it has been awarded an advanced biofiltration project valued at $720,000. Under the terms of the agreement, Biorem will supply a two-stage air emissions control system ("the System") to remove the odorous compounds from the air at a municipal wastewater treatment facility located in southern British Columbia.
KITCHENER FedDev Ontario is now accepting applications under the Southern Ontario Development Program (SODP) for projects that will stimulate local economies and enhance the growth and competitiveness of Southern Ontario businesses and communities.
TORONTO - In the aftermath of the economic meltdown, there is a pressing need for a different type of business-focused program - one that teaches higher standards of financial accountability and governance oversight.
TORONTO - Saying that this is no time to ask Canadian families to pay up to $10 more per month on their cable and satellite bills, a coalition of Canada's leading cable and satellite providers launched a campaign to Stop the TV Tax
TORONTO - Ontario's NDP leader and Hamilton MPP Andrea Horwath will be joined by Parkdale-High Park MPP Cheri DiNovo and NDP President and former MP Peggy Nash for a forum on why Canadians must do more to elect women to all levels of government - tonight Monday, October 5 in Brampton, Ontario.
VICTORIA, BC. - The Canadian Chamber of Commerce, Canada's largest business association, in a report released today, is inviting energy-industry leaders, energy users and governments of all orders to come together to develop a Canadian Sustainable Energy Strategy, one that will ensure Canada has access to a stable, secure and flexible supply of affordable energy now and in the future.
JONQUIERE, QUEBEC - The Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of National Revenue and Minister of State (Agriculture and Agri-Food), announced the launch of a new online service at the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA).
In this economy, many experienced workers are finding themselves out of careers, or out of ways to move up the corporate ladder. That may be why so many colleges across the country are seeing an influx of older, more mature students.
Made from APTRA breathable microporous film, Provent 10,000 clothing does the job, but education is required to establish higher standards for front-line healthcare workers
Wingham According to George Kappler, “If hospitals were subjected to the same protection standards as factories, many would have been shut down a long time ago.” Those are tough words for healthcare workers to hear as they brace for an onslaught of H1N1 patients, but the CEO of Kappler Inc., a 33-year veteran in the protective garment business, knows of what he speaks.
TORONTO - United Steelworkers' (USW) National Director Ken Neumann has announced a contribution by the Steelworkers Humanity Fund of $10,000 to assist peasant communities in Guatemala facing starvation due to failure of their crops.
Waterloo The United States and China will provide global economic leadership, said the participants of a poll conducted yesterday by The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) during its annual global conference this weekend.
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