Waterloo Canada: Most successful innovation eco-system in North America

Posted on 08. Mar, 2013 by in angel investing, Blog, business development, economic development, entrepreneurs, innovation

CTNext Event

Over 100 of Connecticut’s entrepreneurs, hub teams, investors, state officials attended a thought provoking event March 4 in New Haven.┬áIain Klugman, CEO and President of Communitech, has been instrumental in developing one of the world’s most successful startup ecosystems, in Waterloo, Ontario. Over the last few years alone, Communitech has helped companies raise more than $333m in investments. In 2011 their ecosystem averaged one new company launch per day. All this with a population base of 300,000. Business Week, The Wall Street Journal, The Huffington Post, and the New York Times have all recently covered Iain’s work.

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