NRC-IRAP provides innovation and funding services customized to businesses’ specific needs. NRC-IRAP helps businesses accelerate their growth through innovation and technology. Also, NRC-IRAP assists firms to develop, adopt and adapt technologies and incorporate them into competitive products and services to be commercialized in the global marketplace. IRAP provides advisory services and funding to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) undertake innovation projects.
Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) drives the development of Ontario’s economy by helping create new jobs, products, services, technologies and businesses.
The York Angel Investors are a group of accredited investors with a broad range of professional experience. Their focus is to create a superior return on investment for group members and the businesses they work with. The York Angel collaborative mentorship approach and strategic financing supports entrepreneurs through various stages of early growth. Investments often represent the bridge between the self-financed or seed stage and the venture capital and/or private equity level of funding.