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Aquatic Life - a local and regional success story
October 20, 2020
In a small town, you may see wildlife, a body of water, a few small businesses and meet some friendly people.
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Never Level a Deck Again
August 21, 2020
What would you do if you were told that you never have to level anything ever again? Okay, maybe not that fast. But what if I told you that you could level structures from the top? PGT Global was created to bring new and innovative solutions to the building and home improvement market.
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Local Government District of Pinawa launches International Entrepreneurship Program
August 3, 2020
Program expected to attract up to $20 million in locally invested capital
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Pinawa Set to Have a Floating Waterpark by 2021
July 13, 2020
Twenty One Ventures who is a North Forge East Start-Up company has been working with Pinawa’sEconomic Development to open up a floating waterpark come 2021!
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Member Profile: Boreal Workshop
March 20, 2020
Boreal Workshop is one of North Forge East’s success stories. They are a Manitoba family business that handcrafts jewelry informed by Indigenous and European cultures and traditions of art and craft, and our environment.
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North Forge East partners with Red River College
February 6, 2020
Red River College’s (RRC) ACE Project Space, North Forge Technology Exchange and North Forge East are collaborating to help entrepreneurs realize their businesses. The three organizations will work together to increase the success rate of entrepreneurial activity, provide real project-based learning opportunities for students and encourage investment and growth in start-up companies in Manitoba.
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North Forge East builds international partnerships and attracts startups to our Region
January 31, 2020
XCEL, a leading venture capital and business accelerator located in Xiamen, China, visited Pinawa in [month year] with interest in North Forge East’s International Entrepreneurship Program. The meeting was hosted by Blair Skinner, Mayor of Pinawa and North Forge East board member, and Shane Li, President of North Forge East.
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North Forge East receives CNEA fund support
January 14, 2020
North Forge East is pleased to announce an annual financial contribution of $80,000 from the Canadian National Energy Alliance (CNEA), the consortium which manages the operations of Canadian Nuclear Laboratories.
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Startup Spotlight: AquaHive
December 19, 2019
Responsible water practices have become central to modern mining operations to mitigate environmental impact, but mine-water management has traditionally been a resource-intensive process. AquaHive, a North Forge East Startup Program member, helps ease this burden by providing real-time data analysis.
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NF EAST Youth Innovation Program
August 16, 2019
North Forge East partnered with international school to launched 2 weeks Youth Innovation Program. Students have opportunities to explore different innovation based topics during the program to develop their creativity and innovation capacity.
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NF EAST HK – Canada Entrepreneurship Program
August 28, 2018
In June 2019, North Forge East and the Pinawa Community Development Corporation partnered with University of Manitoba’s Asper School of Business to host a student exchange with China’s Hong Kong Community College, Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Lingnan University.