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MBA Graduate makes strides in helping those with osteoarthritis

When Matthew Rosato’s son was born with cerebral palsy, he took a break from his career to support him. That...

Longan Vision Arizona

Longan Vision expands to the United States through the University of Arizona Center for Innovation Soft Landings Program

Arizona, home to the breathtaking Grand Canyon and the roadrunner, is now home to Longan Vision’s first U.S. operations in...

Resemble AI Andy Warhol

Resemble AI creates Andy Warhol docuseries narration using only three minutes of original voice recordings

Resemble AI, a generative voice technology startup and Forge client, has brought Andy Warhol’s voice back to life in the...

Transact Campus acquires valued partner Hangry; Further enhances mobile-centric campus interaction solutions

Transact, the leader in innovative payment and mobile credential solutions for a connected campus, today announced the acquisition of the...

How The Forge at McMaster is helping fuel novel startups

The Forge’s Business Incubator program is guiding startups to grow and succeed. Innovators are raving about The Forge’s Business Incubator...

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...