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ImaginAble founder - Lianna Genovese

Entrepreneurial spirit shines brightly for young CEO helping people with limited mobility in their hands

ORIGINAL ARTICLE, Elaine Smith, Toronto Star, June 9, 2022. At 22, with her degree from McMaster’s program in Integrated Biomedical...

Hyivy in partnership with McMaster accepted to SOPHIE

Hyivy Health in partnership with McMaster University is accepted to Southern Ontario Pharmaceutical & Health Innovation Ecosystem program

Hyivy Health, a FemTech startup developing a first-of-its-kind pelvic rehabilitation system with remote patients, in partnership with McMaster University has...

Congratulations Forge Finalists at LiONs Lair - Boardball and EarthOne

Boardball and EarthOne have been selected as finalists in LiONS LAIR

Two Forge clients, Boardball Inc. and EarthOne, have been named finalists in Innovation Factory’s LiONS LAIR pitch competition that gives...

AccessAble wins second place in WCC at McMaster

AccessAble wins Second Place in the World Challenge Challenge at McMaster University

AccessAble, The Forge client, has won Second Place in the World Challenge Challenge (WCC) 2022 student competition at McMaster University...

ToeFX reaches milestone of 100 clinics across Canada - The Forge client

ToeFX reaches milestone of 100 clinics across Canada

ToeFX, a healthtech startup offering a safe, effective treatment for nail fungus (onychomycosis), celebrated reaching a new milestone with their...

Investor Spotlight Spring 2020

Innovative startups pitch to investors at The Forge’s Investor Spotlight event

The Forge Investor Spotlight (Spring 2022) virtual event held on May 26, 2022, was a smashing success with over 60...

Longan Vision XR Award Winner

Longan Vision wins XR Award for Best Augmented Reality Solution

Longan Vision, developing smart technology for first responders, has won an XR Award for the Best Augmented Reality Solution. The...

EmergConnect Re-inventing same day care

EmergConnect prioritizes convenience, streamlining clerical work and optimizing wait times

EmergConnect’s game-changing digital platform is aiming to improve patient satisfaction, alleviate clinician clerical workloads, and improve efficiency by streamlining medical...

Global brand protection platform, Haloo, secures $2.3M USD of funding in an oversubscribed round

Many in the start-up and venture capital (VC) spaces know that women are almost always underrepresented, so it’s a positive...

Startup Survivor

Welcome back to Startup Survivor!

The sun is out, and the beaches are calling! The second ever Startup Survivor Program presented by The Forge is...

Playing Boardball on the beach

Boardball is a more accessible version of volleyball, and a new favourite summer sport

Founder Amanda Nguyen designed Boardball so everyone can play volleyball anytime, anywhere. Beach volleyball players know the frustration of jockeying...

The Forge Business Incubator Spring 2022 Cohort

Meet our Business Incubator program Spring 2022 Cohort

The Forge welcomed five novel and scalable startups to its Business Incubator program, Auper Motorcycles Inc., Dahlia Health Inc., EarthOne...

PROVA Innovations and ImaginAble Solutions founders

Prova Innovations and ImaginAble Solutions are winners of the Arthritis Society’s inaugural Arthritis Ideator Awards

PROVA Innovations and ImaginAble Solutions, The Forge clients, have been selected as winners of the Arthritis Society’s inaugural Arthritis Ideator...

VoxNeuro CEO

VoxNeuro Announces Significant Milestones on its Mission to Become “The Brain Company”

The Forge client VoxNeuro Inc. has met three significant developments recently. The Software as a Medical Device (SaMD) brain health...

Tenomix

Tenomix wins grand prize at Synapse Life Science Competition

Tenomix, The Forge client, won the grand prize at Innovation Factory’s ninth annual Synapse Life Science Competition, taking home $50,000...

Longan Vision wearing mounted thermal imager

Longan Vision secures over $1M Head Up Hands-Free Contract

Longan Vision, The Forge client developing smart technology for First Responders, has announced that it has secured the Head Up...

AdMass

AdMass Amplifies Awareness of Charitable Causes on Social Media

AdMass has launched a unique initiative to waive its platform fee for charities to help them run their campaigns and spread...

vstudio

Breaking the Bias: The other baby

You can have two ‘babies’ – your tech startup and a human This week with International Womens’ Day and the...

The Forge celebrates Women

The Forge Celebrates Women’s Day

To celebrate this year’s International Women’s Day, we want to highlight some of the exciting technologies created by our female-led...

Three Forge clients are finalists in Synapse

Three Forge clients are finalists in Synapse Life Science Competition

The Forge clients Tenomix, Celerite Labs and Dahlia have been selected as finalists in the ninth annual Synapse Life Science...