Monday, July 16, 2018 - 6:25pm
| LIZ WESTON The Associated Press
Amazon. Chipotle. GoPro. These well-known businesses were launched thanks to investments by the founders' parents. But parents also have sunk plenty of money into their offsprings' doomed enterprises, sometimes endangering their retirements... Read More
We’ve just passed the halfway point of 2018, so this is a good time to check the pulse of the Atlantic Canadian innovation community. Note I wrote “innovation community” rather than “startup community.” Read More
Do-it-yourself is back.
What I mean to say is that expertise, efficiency — you-know, skilz — is again something to be praised and valued.
Now wait a minute, you might say: I thought we were in the disposable era? Read More
And away we go again. After a bit of questionable weather in the early tourism season this year, we are heading into “prime time.” After seeing year after year of tourism revenue growth in Nova Scotia, the bookings for this summer look... Read More
Patrick Hankinson, a Halifax entrepreneur and investor who specializes in information technology companies, will manage the new $17-million-plus early-stage fund set up by the Nova Scotian government. Read More