The Monthly StartUp’s Newsletter – July 2022

Jul 20, 2022

Bioscience Association of Manitoba
Tech Pitch Competition

We love local and even more local collaborations! Check out this new product by Prairie Cricket Farms. It’s a On June 23rd, the Bioscience Association of Manitoba partnered with Manitoba Technology Accelerator for their 4th tech pitch competition.

In this competition, 5 amazing tech & bioscience innovators pitched their businesses and demonstrated how their technology is currently changing the world!

Congratulations to RoofBundle for winning the Grand Prize as well as the Audience’s Choice Award!

World Trade Centre Winnipeg is planning its next
Business Planning Program (BPP) sessio
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This program is for all entrepreneurs and future entrepreneurs and it starts in September 2022.

The BPP consists of:
– Seven half-day sessions
– A business advisor assigned to help, guide & support entrepreneurs
– Personalized support and access to industry experts
– A detailed workbook tailored for this program

Third + Bird’s 2022 Clear Lake Summer Market

Winnipeg’s largest urban market is returning to beautiful Clear Lake Country on August long weekend to host their 5th annual Clear Lake market. Join Third + Bird at Danceland where you will find an incredible line up of makers ready to help you celebrate the long weekend by shopping small businesses!

This market takes place July 30th and 31st, 2022.

Article from Forbes
How These Best Friends Started A Company

With No Business Experience

Having no experience can be one of the biggest deterrents to launching a business.

In fact, 66% of millennials dream of starting their own company yet are delayed in getting started because they either think they aren’t ready or are afraid to fail.

The trouble is, you can read hundreds of books on personal development, entrepreneurial mindset, and business strategy and still feel like you’re not prepared. If you’re not careful, “preparation” can be a…

Article from The Winnipeg Free Press
Planet Pantry celebrates lap around the sun

For Planet Pantry co-owner Sam Soloway, living a zero-waste lifestyle means gravitating to reusable, chemical-free, biodegradable products in each area of her home.

Soloway had her pick of stores that catered to environmentally-friendly habits while living in Toronto.

However, the shopping environment in Winnipeg proved to be lacking in this regard. This discovery clued Soloway into an opportunity to…

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As a Business Advisor with WTC Winnipeg, I would be happy to connect with you to discuss any questions relating to the events
or resources mentioned above.