Monthly Archives: June 2010

Lessons from Toronto’s Centre for Social Innovation

While I’ve known about Toronto’s Centre for Social Innovation (CSI) for several years now, I’d never really taken the time to learn its history and understand its model. As it is an obvious model for Notman House to learn from, … Continue reading

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Solving Real Problems

The majority of the deals I look at, I do so as a partner at Montreal Start Up. Because of our investment focus these deals tend to be overwhelmingly in the Web space with a few Mobile plays thrown in … Continue reading

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New article about Notman House

Last week I was interviewed by Christine Renaud regarding Notman House. I’ve given quite a few interviews over the last couple of years and regardless of how they go, you never quite know how they will turn out until you … Continue reading

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Le retard entrepreneurial du Québec

Ce matin j’ai rencontré une journaliste qui écrit un article sur La Maison Notman. A la fin de l’entrevue, elle m’a demandé pourquoi monsieur et madame tout le monde devraient appuyer un tel projet. C’est une excellente question. L’état québécois … Continue reading

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Déprimant

Pour ceux que ça intéresse, l’assemblée générale du cefrio approche et cette année sera suivie d’une table ronde qui me déprime particulièrement. Les TI rendent possible la réalisation de gains de productivité et d’innovations structurantes dans l’ensemble des sphères d’activité. … Continue reading

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