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The L-Spark accelerator is widening its sectors of focus but keeping closer to Ottawa with the first four companies announced in its 2018 fall cohort
Kanata-based accelerator L-Spark has struck a partnership with one of Silicon Valley’s fastest-growing payment processors
Initiative is targeting companies focused on Internet of Things and cybersecurity, as well as embedded software in various markets including autonomous transport, medical devices, avionics and…
Petten was a founding member of Kanata’s L-Spark SaaS accelerator and served as its director of marketing for the past four years.
Year two of SaaS North nearly doubled the exhibitors’ space and inspired a fresh crop of startups, but organizers and attendees say the Ottawa-based conference has a bigger ambition: Turning global…
With SaaS North getting underway today, Erin Blaskie of Kanata startup accelerator L-SPARK argues that Ottawa has all the necessary ingredients to be a dominant software city.
One of the other major developments for L-Spark has been the launch of SaaS North, which runs this year from Nov. 29-30.
L-Spark grads walked across the stage Tuesday night, but pitched their businesses – not their caps – as the latest cohort graduated from the Kanata-based SaaS accelerator.
If your software-as-a-service startup is getting the insatiable itch for growth, L-Spark wants you. The Kanata-based accelerator has opened applications for its Fall 2017 cohort.
The L-Spark family of companies grew by six today as the Kanata-based accelerator