Category: Spring Family

Posted on: January 13, 2018 Posted by: Hope Yi Comments: 0

IMPACT Startup Visa Spotlight: Schoccolatta

Who loves chocolate? What about delicious SWISS chocolate? How about premium RAW, ORGANIC, VEGAN Swiss chocolate that is gluten free, nut free and uses a low glycemic sweetener?  Schoccolatta Meet Monika Wacker and Schoccolatta who are part of our IMPACT StartUp Visa program and have moved to Vancouver all the way from …

Posted on: January 9, 2018 Posted by: Hope Yi Comments: 0

Spring IMPACT StartUp Visa Program ready for inaugural cohort

Vancouver is one of the best places in the world to start and grow an impact business. Boasting a rich ecosystem of social enterprises, resources and community, it is an ideal home for committed and growing impact startups who want to make the world a better place. The Program Last …

Posted on: January 5, 2018 Posted by: Hope Yi Comments: 0

Collaborative Capital Raising Programs for Women Entrepreneurs

Despite rising interest, women are still underrepresented and underserved as investors — barriers to entry seem high, and knowing where and how to start can be difficult. The RAISE Collective is a community of female investors whose purpose is to change the gender ratio in innovation and funding by leveling …

Posted on: January 3, 2018 Posted by: Hope Yi Comments: 0

Expanding the Spring Leader’s Roundtable Program

Spring is thrilled to be partnering once again with the City of Campbell River and their Modern Entrepreneur Series in 2018! With this series, we will be supporting the startup community in Campbell River with growing their businesses through workshops, resources and Leader’s Roundtables. They will be hosting a number of …

Posted on: December 22, 2017 Posted by: Hope Yi Comments: 0

10 Days of Gratitude – Our Community Partners!

Our final shoutout for this season goes out to our AMAZING community partners! Spring is thrilled to have an incredible list of community partners that come along side our entrepreneurs in support of their growth. Futurpreneur, NRC, and Women’s Enterprise Centre bring funding and a wealth of support to entrepreneurs. …

Posted on: December 22, 2017 Posted by: Hope Yi Comments: 0

10 Days of Gratitude – VANTEC

Spring thanks, VANTEC, Vancouver’s original angel network, with E-Fund and many others getting their start from VANTEC over the years. Spring companies have been able to pitch, and raise investment, from the VANTEC community since our inception, and they are one of the most active groups in the Pacific Northwest …

Posted on: December 21, 2017 Posted by: Hope Yi Comments: 0

10 Days of Gratitude – Vancouver Economic Commission

Today we do a special shoutout to The Vancouver Economic Commission (VEC) who has been partnering with Spring for 3 years! They are dedicated to supporting entrepreneurs at the intersection of impact and technology. Their innovative spirit has allowed Spring to support entrepreneurs across a range of industries, with a …

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Posted on: December 20, 2017 Posted by: Hope Yi Comments: 0

10 Days of Gratitude – Active Impact Investments

Spring extends our thanks to Mike Winterfield and Active Impact Investments for all the support and expert advice they have provided for our entrepreneurs. Mike’s commitment to the companies as Spring’s Entrepreneur-in-Residence, holding open office hours and always being available for our alumni have been crucial in supporting the entire …

Posted on: December 19, 2017 Posted by: Hope Yi Comments: 0

10 Days of Gratitude – App-Scoop

App-Scoop is a premium app development and consulting firm focused on delivering mobile and web solutions. Their presence at every Spring event and connectedness with the Spring community and alumni group is greatly appreciated by the entire Spring family. Their desire to help support all entrepreneurs who are looking to …