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G2V Optics
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G2V Optics raises $2.6M in growth capital

Smart lighting firm G2V Optics announced it has raised $2.6 million in growth funding, led by Accelerate Fund II which first invested in the company in November 2019.

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

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Startup Edmonton
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Innovate Edmonton awarded $5M to help attract business accelerators

City council has approved $5 million in new funding for Innovate Edmonton to help make Edmonton more attractive to business and technology accelerators.

Monday, May 3, 2021

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A pile of masks from Unbelts. (Unbelts)
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Public purchasing power leaves small businesses on the outside looking in

When COVID-19 arrived in North America and businesses everywhere braced for an unknown future, Claire Theaker-Brown’s thoughts turned to China and the relationships she had spent the last decade nurturing there.

Monday, May 3, 2021

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Edmonton on track for economic rebound
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Edmonton on track for economic rebound

Edmonton is on track to rebound this year from one of the steepest economic plunges among Canada’s big cities as analysts express relief that Alberta has avoided mass bankruptcies and other long-term impacts from COVID-19.

Friday, April 30, 2021

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Extended patio
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$2M available for second phase of economic recovery grant

More than $2 million is available for the second phase of the Edmonton Economic Recovery Grant (EERG).

Monday, April 26, 2021

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Deals fuel green plans for brewer, airport
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Deals fuel green plans for brewer, airport

The lead-up to Earth Day on April 22 saw Edmonton-based Capital Power announce a solar power contract with the brewer of Canada’s best-selling beer while Edmonton International Airport joined an Amazon-led global initiative to be carbon neutral by 2040.

Friday, April 23, 2021

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Indigenous entrepreneurs on the rise in Alberta
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Indigenous entrepreneurs on the rise in Alberta

Mallory Yawnghwe is determined to help people share stories and reconnect through her brand-new business venture: Indigenous Box.

Thursday, April 22, 2021

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Sunshine Organic Farm
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Making Edmonton Digital helps businesses get online

Making Edmonton Digital, a partnership between the University of Alberta, City of Edmonton, and Digital Main Street, is helping local businesses create and maintain an engaging online presence.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

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Anthony Nagendraraj
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Spontivly and Rainforest Edmonton partner to build more community-led companies

Spontivly is aiming to help build more community-led companies through a newly announced partnership with Rainforest Edmonton.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

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