Location : Ontario

Accelerator Centre
Technology Ontario
The Accelerator Centre accelerates the creation and growth of sustainable new technology companies. It provides support services, including access to office facilities, coaching and mentoring, education, connections to capital, networking, talent recruitment, technology transfer assistance, and commercialization expertise to early-stage companies through its program.

Bloom Centre for Sustainability
Mixed-use Ontario
The Centre designs and delivers programs for government agencies and associations. It provides support in the design, build and execution of projects, and assembles teams of in-house and external expertise. It has specialized technical expertise and analytical skills to provide 3rd party assessment, evaluation and performance validation of technologies, products and approaches.

Brightspark Ventures
Mixed-use Ontario
Brightspark works with entrepreneurs to build and grow successful companies. It works with entrepreneurs during the initial investment phase to complete all due diligence and investment analysis. It works closely with the angel community, venture capital firms and institutional investors to structure syndicated investments.

Centre for Commercialization of Research (CCR)
Mixed-use Ontario
The Centre helps in building the Canada-wide commercialization network crucial to supporting the innovation necessary for economic growth. CCR worked with early-stage entrepreneurs and innovative enterprises to help these emerging businesses grow to the point where they could attract private investment, and ultimately become sustainable, global competitors. It offers assistance and advice on management, marketing, technology (intellectual property) strategy, product development and financing.

Technology Ontario
Communitech is Waterloo Region’s hub for the commercialization of innovative technologies. It supports tech companies at all stages of their growth and development from start-ups to growing mid-size companies. It provides access to coaching and mentoring, talent, capital, professional development opportunities, connections to create greater numbers of successful global businesses for Ontario and Canada. 

Communications Research Innovation Centre (CRC)
ICT Ontario
CRC helps small and medium-sized high-tech companies. CRC generates results for clients through its nine research teams specialized in wireless technologies, networks and systems, and applications and performance.

Crupi Consulting
Mixed-use Ontario
Crupi Consulting Group offers technical and professional expertise and resources to fulfill the requirements of every step of the project continuum to its clients. It is specialized in business development, management services, economic analysis and development, community planning and marketing services. It works with clients in the private, public and First Nation sectors on a wide variety of projects.

Mixed-use Ontario
It is a not-for-profit organization for entrepreneurs by entrepreneurs. It has a seasoned team of entrepreneurs from various industries that provide mentorship and training to young and growing companies. It provides the support and guidance to help entrepreneurs achieve their highest potential.

Extreme Startups
Mixed-use Ontario
Extreme Startups is an accelerator that optimizes product-market fit and graduates fundable companies. Its programs provide a combination of seed capital (up to $250K), digital product leadership education and access to a global pool of mentors.

Extreme Venture Partners
Mixed-use Ontario
Extreme Venture Partners provides early stage venture capital to companies that can effect change, can impact a market or change the way people go about their lives.

Flow Ventures
Mixed-use Ontario
Flow Ventures works with high-growth tech ventures for start-up or growing and scaling operations. It works with people who have started, operated and invested in countless companies. The vast international network of people can help their business.

GreenCentre Canada
Technology Ontario
GreenCentre develops technologies to enhance quality of life through technical and commercialization activities. It is comprised of experienced chemists, commercial experts, and business professionals who work closely with network of entrepreneurs, industry leaders, investors, and researchers. 

Hamilton Technology Centre
Mixed-use Ontario
The Hamilton Technology Centre is a 40,000 square foot facility which facilitates economic diversification to Hamilton and the surrounding area.

Haliburton Creative Business Incubator
Mixed-use Ontario
The Creative Business Incubator program attracts new creative businesses to the community of Haliburton. It creates opportunities for the private, not-for profit and public sectors and encourages collaboration in building a diverse creative economy.

INcubes partners
Mixed-use Ontario
INcubes partners provides network, connections, funding and mentorship for active startups. INcubes holds a truly international network which has attracted mentors and investors across many countries including the US, Israel, UK, France, China, Latin America and more.

Invest Ottawa
Mixed-use Ontario
Invest Ottawa delivers collaborative economic development programs and initiatives that increase entrepreneurial momentum, wealth and jobs in the City of Ottawa and its surrounding region. It carries out economic development programs and initiatives in the areas of entrepreneurial mentorship, startup development, business incubation services, commercialization, targeted sector development, investment attraction, business retention, expansion, and global trade development.

Innovate Niagara
Mixed-use Ontario
Innovate Niagara helps entrepreneurs in high-growth industries to start, grow and succeed. Innovate Niagara provides a single access point to match clients with services to suit their needs through a suite of in-house programs, resource partners and network of incubation facilities.

ICT Ontario
JOLT designs and delivers a platform of tools, resources and interactive experiences to help bring innovative products to life and build truly revolutionary companies.

Lead To Win
Mixed-use Ontario
Lead To Win is a business development program with the objective to establish and grow businesses in Canada's National Capital Region. Initially, the program was designed to develop technology based business, but over time the program has grown to also encompass all growth-oriented businesses.

Mantella Venture Partners
ICT Ontario
Mantella Venture Partners is a venture capital partnership formed to invest in entrepreneurs, building market-altering mobile and Internet software businesses. It invests up to $500,000 at inception, with the ability to support subsequent rounds as required. It invests alone, or alongside other value-added venture and angel investors to build successful companies. The companies benefit from active, hands-on involvement in all phases of growth, including business development, marketing, financing, and team development.

MaRS Centre
Technology Ontario
MaRS helps science, technology and social entrepreneurs with its lab facilities and offices. It helps Investors, researchers and community developers.

The McMaster Biosciences Incubation Centre (MBIC)
Technology Ontario
The MBIC offers entrepreneurial researchers and start-up companies in the life sciences sector with resources to develop commercially successful products and services. These resources include: laboratories, scientific equipment and research resources, as well as business mentoring and support services. MBIC offers shared administrative facilities and office equipment, executive meeting space, business advice and referral services, networking opportunities, programs for off-site clients and more.

McMaster Innovation Park
Mixed-use Ontario
McMaster Innovation Park has 180,000 square-foot laboratory and conference facility. It offers collaborative space for researchers and entrepreneurs alike to co-locate, connect and commercialize; a place to transform ideas from vision to commercial opportunity.

Northern Ontario Centre for Advanced Technology (NORCAT)
Mixed-use Ontario
The NORCAT Centre provides incubator space to entrepreneurs to work alongside other like-minded entrepreneurs to share ideas, enhance networks, and discuss challenges and opportunities. It offers short-term or long-term tenancy with a co-location incubator offering desks, lab / shop facilities, phones, meeting rooms, and lounges. NORCAT has assembled a mix of brand-name tenants and organizations that are all thematically aligned to the innovation, commercialization, and entrepreneurship supply chain.

Northwestern Ontario Innovation Centre
Mixed-use Ontario
The Innovation Centre offers support to innovative entrepreneurs, businesses, and community projects in the region of Northwestern Ontario. The Centre seeks out new approaches to improve, enhance and invigorate a commercialization system in the region.

Sarnia-Lambton Business Development Center
Mixed-use Ontario
Sarnia-Lambton Business Development Corporation provides business counselling and financing to entrepreneurs and assists them with various community based economic development projects in Lambton County. It helps small businesses within the areas of development, finance opportunities, grants/loans, proposals, business plans, starting a business, consulting, etc.

Sault Ste Marie Innovation Centre (SSMIC)
Technology Ontario
The SSMIC works as a catalyst for economic development and diversification in the information technology and knowledge-based sectors. It facilitates research and commercializes innovation in globally significant areas of science and technology through partnerships, expert advice, community development, business incubation, youth outreach and sector development activities. 

Springboard Innovation
Environmental Ontario
Springboard Innovation focuses on innovative business ideas that can have an impact on environmental benefit. It also connects skilled professionals in academia and industry to create new collaborations.

Small Business Advisory Centre
Mixed-use Ontario
The Small Business Advisory Centre is an initiative of the Ministry of Economic Development, Trade and Employment, in partnership with the Town of Smiths Falls. It helps entrepreneurs around the area are to use the centre or as they are planning to open or have an existing business in Ontario.

Springboard Enterprises (VC accelerator for women in business)
Mixed-use Ontario
Springboard Enterprise is a network of innovators, investors and influencers who are dedicated to building high-growth technology-oriented companies led by women. It educates, sources, coaches, showcases and supports high growth companies seeking equity capital for expansion. Programs include forums and educational programs to help support women in networking and securing VC funding for their businesses.

StartUp Garage
Mixed-use Ontario
The Startup Garage supports student entrepreneurship in the Ottawa area. The program offers student-lead ventures the opportunity to accelerate their business by working full time over the course of three months during the summer. It provides each participant company with three essential ingredients: cash, space, mentorship and support.

The Canadian Innovation Centre
Mixed-use Ontario
The Canadian Innovation Centre (CIC) is a national, not-for-profit organization that helps innovators, inventors and entrepreneurs transform their ideas into market successes. The CIC designs programs to foster the development of innovative new businesses and increased innovation in existing businesses. It offers clients the opportunity to leverage an established network of associations and individuals to search for and connect with potential partners, vendors and customers.

The Centre for Imaging Technology Commercialization (CIMTEC)
Healthcare (Medical Technology) Ontario
The CIMTEC provides technology development and business development services with expertise focused in medical imaging to help researchers, start-ups and small and medium-sized companies bring their imaging innovations to the marketplace.

The Centre for Social Innovation
Mixed-use Ontario
The Centre for Social Innovation is a social enterprise in Toronto and around the world. It provides co-working space, community, and Launchpad for people who are changing the world. It provides members with the tools they need to accelerate their success and amplify their impact.

Mixed-use Ontario
TheCodeFactory offers a wide choice of accommodating workspace options from desks, to shared and private offices, meeting spaces and a virtual office alternative. It provides a supportive environment where like-minded individuals and businesses can focus on their work.

The Digital Media Zone (DMZ) 
Mixed-use Ontario
DMZ at Ryerson University is a business incubator and multi-disciplinary co-working space for entrepreneurs.  It provides support to both startups and industry solution-providers. It creates a unique ecosystem of education and entrepreneurship. Emerging leaders can fast-track their product launches and grow their companies in this supportive community by connecting with mentors, customers and each other. The Digital Media Zone has a collaborative culture strategically designed to propel learning and generate success.

The Downtown Windsor Business Accelerator
Mixed-use Ontario
The Downtown Windsor Business Accelerator is a not-for-profit business incubator provides space, tools and resources to small businesses.

The Innovation Centre for Entrepreneurs (ICE)
Mixed-use Ontario
ICE is St. Thomas and Elgin County’s mixed-use business incubator. It delivers essential services and opportunities to entrepreneurs in a variety of industries. Typical ICE clients include small business entrepreneurs in trades, bio-tech industries, agricultural businesses, culinary arts and electronics.

The Mobile Experience Innovation Centre
Technology (Communications and wireless) Ontario
The Centre supports design leadership, experience innovation and applied research in Canada's mobile and wireless industries. MEIC offers a membership program to serve clients and partners alike. It focuses on supporting start-ups and early-stage entrepreneurs, research commercialization, and national and international advocacy on behalf of Canadian companies.

The Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE)
Mixed-use Ontario
It is a not-for-profit program which helps create new jobs, products, services, technologies and businesses. In partnership with industry, OCE co-invests to commercialize innovation originating in the province’s publicly funded colleges, universities and research hospitals. OCE supports in energy and environment (including water); advanced manufacturing; advanced health technologies; and information, communications technologies and digital media for Ontario’s future prosperity and global competitiveness.

The Research, Innovation, Commercialization (RIC) Centre
Mixed-use Ontario
RIC Centre provides commercialization support to help new entrepreneurs and seasoned business people take technical innovations to market. RIC Centre offers a comprehensive range of supporting activities for entrepreneurs including practical training and networking events.

The Stiller Centre for Technology Commercialization
Technology Ontario
The Centre is designed for start-up technology-based companies with a primary focus on commercializing ‘wet-science’ based ventures. Stiller offers specialized facilities, including wet and dry lab space, flexible leasing arrangements, and a wide variety of shared services that combine to lower the start-up hurdles for small technology-based ventures.

The Venture Centre
Mixed-use Ontario
The Venture Centre is a community economic development initiative designed to help find local solutions for local economies. It provides business counselling, services and resources to community projects and small businesses.

Toronto Business Development Centre (TBDC)
Mixed-use Ontario
TBDC provides help in all phases of business creation and growth through business incubation, business seminars and some programs including, Ontario Self-Employment Benefit , Ontario Works Self-Employment Development , BIZ Futures and Summer Company.

Toronto Food Business Incubator
Food processing Ontario
The Toronto Food Business Incubator assists entrepreneurs in establishing and growing food processing companies. It assists new and emerging food processing business with the goal of supporting entrepreneurship and job creation in the food manufacturing industry. The incubator encourages clients to select a variety of small business to be viable and meet the varied needs of the community, including technology, service, manufacturing, empowerment, specialized and mixed uses, etc.

Toronto Fashion Incubator
Art and creativity Ontario
The Toronto Fashion Incubator supports small business entrepreneurs. It helps creative entrepreneurs to develop the business and professional skills they need. Creative entrepreneurs can learn about marketing, sales, business planning, exporting and cash flow through strategic programs, private consultations with experienced mentors and educational seminars. It also offers shared work space, in-house design studios, exclusive promotional and sales opportunities, valuable sales and marketing resources and leads, and volunteer/ internship programs.

Velocity Garage
Mixed-use Ontario
The Velocity Garage provides free space and mentoring to University of Waterloo students who are unable to afford space and want to start their own companies. It encourages a grassroots community that helps each other. Startups meet regularly with the Velocity team to provide an update on the current state of their business.

Wesley Clover
Technology (Mobile applications) Ontario
Wesley Clover focuses on Cloud and Mobile applications and services. Wesley Clover creates career and business opportunities for selected college and university graduates as well as experienced professionals. 

Western Research Parks
Science and technology Ontario
Western Research Parks served as a link between academics and commerce, and is a contributor to the movement of an idea or a discovery from concept to the marketplace. The park has over 200,000 square feet of office space, lab space and industrial grade space.