Ottawa might not be on Amazon’s shortlist for a second headquarters, but the online retail giant still appears to be interested in the nation’s capital Amazon will be setting up a large-scale distribution centre in a rural area of Ottawa’s east end,

Minto Group appears set to raise an estimated $200 million through a listing on the TSX. The company, one of Ottawa’s largest real estate firms, this week filed to issue investment units to the public through a new entity called Minto Apartmen

Smiths Falls’ Canopy Growth Corp. has opened its shares to interested American investors by kicking off its first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange Thursday. The medical marijuana company, which has been trading on the Toronto Stoc

Who’s the largest pot producer of them all? Canopy Growth Corp., the company headquartered in an old chocolate factory in Smiths Falls, had its perch at the top of the global cannabis trade shaken on Monday by two rivals who merged to form a f

An unexpected surge in new jobs in April pushed the capital region’s jobless rate down to 4.4 per cent, a level not seen in more than 30 years. This was down sharply from 4.8 per cent in March, Statistics Canada reported Friday. The drop in th

Senior finance executive joins Martello leadership team as the company pursues a public listing and future acquisitions.

Perhaps it’s just a rumour, but it’s one that describes perfectly the journey undertaken lately by Ottawa real estate titan Minto Group. Bloomberg News reported Thursday that Minto is contemplating selling $200 million worth of shares th

Invest Ottawa has been instrumental for MindBridge Ai’s growth, especially during our incubation phase. This support allowed us to attract and build an excellent and dedicated team. It also helped us to raise critical seed funding that provided a ju

At first glance Ottawa’s resale housing market seems remarkably calm. But appearances are deceiving. The Ottawa Real Estate Board reported Thursday that the average price for residential properties sold in April through the multiple listing se

Today, the Ontario Centres of Excellence  (OCE) announced that the Ottawa Region will receive up to $5 million through the Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Network (AVIN) to establish an “end-to-end” testing location for AV. Led by Invest O

Kinaxis and Mitel Networks have a lot in common. Both are software powerhouses and pioneers of Ottawa’s tech community. Each has undergone several profound metamorphoses to ensure survival. The two Kanata firms are today the city’s secon
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Addition of subscription-based security and performance features to popular LBX platform brings new value to customers and offers partners the opportunity to establish new recurring revenue.

Le Germain Hotel Ottawa is expected to open its doors to the public as early as May

Launch of CORE series hardware platform brings quality of experience, business continuity and increased VPN performance to large environments in a subscription-based model.

eSentire today announced the appointment of James Yersh as chief administrative officer (CAO), effective immediately.

When Randall’s Decor opened its first paint store on Bank Street in 1948, William Lyon Mackenzie King was prime minister, the current leader’s mother, Margaret Trudeau, was a newborn and a loaf of bread cost 14 cents. Back then, the tiny shop

Kanata-based Mitel will be taking its business private as it prepares for decisions that are sure to cause short-term pain, but should, ultimately, lead to long-term gains, according to the firm’s chief executive officer. Richard McBee, w

Leading Cybersecurity Provider Recognized for Supporting Wellness Goals and Performance Recognition of Employees

Martello Technologies, a provider of network performance management solutions for real-time communications, announced a reverse takeover transaction with TSXV Shell Company, Newcastle Energy Corporation (TSX-V: NGY-H).

The jobless rate in the capital region tumbled to 4.8 per cent in March, from 5.1 per cent in February, reflecting the addition of 2,600 net new jobs while the labour force grew by just 400. It’s the lowest jobless rate in Ottawa-Gatineau sinc

What data do social media companies such as Facebook, Twitter and Google know about you and why does it matter? It’s a question that’s become more relevant since the revelation that British consulting firm Cambridge Analytica may have mi

At the heart of the large contract lost last month by Le Groupe Conseil Bronson Consulting of Ottawa was a strange anomaly. Bronson and its partner, Cox & Kings Ltd., were prepared to charge nothing for the right to operate the government’

With the Ottawa Senators officially out of post-season contention, Ottawa-area bars and pubs are bracing for a bust in business this spring. The turn of events is a drastic one, given the major bump in business the team caused with its unexpected pl