Silicon Halton is a grass roots technology community serving people and companies in technology that live and/or work in Halton region.
Silicon Halton was founded in 2009 and has over 650 individual members representing over 240 companies.
Silicon Halton members participate in monthly meetups, networking events, special peer to peer groups and online in a private Linkedin group.
The Golden Horseshoe Venture Forum, founded in 2000 has over 710 members across a variety of industry sectors in the Golden Horseshoe geographic area
The Golden Horseshoe Venture Forum is an industry led, private sector initiative, founded to bring growing companies together with investors and professional service providers. To date over 159 companies have been presented to the business community
The Golden Horseshoe Venture Forum's mandate is to bring capital and businesses together to facilitate growth, educate by way of high profile industry guest speakers and to network through its five sessions per year
In October, I was excited about our community partnership with GHVF because it provided Silicon Halton members with access to a network of 700 local angel investors, business and community leaders. The Mentorship Clinic is our next step in offering local value added experiences to our members and now the broader community.
Chris Herbert, Cofounder of Silicon Halton and Founder/CMO of Mi6
I want to thank all the business professionals who have volunteered their time to the Mentorship Clinic. I look forward to assisting local firms, working with fellow professionals and being challenged to add value to growing companies in Halton.
Dr. Laurence Hewick, President of GHVF and Hewick Research Inc.
Together, GHVF and Silicon Halton will continue to grow the economic capacity of community of businesses. The monthly Mentorship Clinic will give local entrepreneurs and business leaders access to a panel of private industry business professionals with extensive experience in finance, sales, marketing, operations and human resources.
Rick Stomphorst, Cofounder of Silicon Halton
We are very excited about bringing the Silicon Halton and GHVF relationship to the next level and materially assisting firms in Halton with their commercialization. The Mentorship Clinic will hopefully help firms get access to advice and resources they need to grow their businesses and ultimately improve the economic viability of the region.
Steve Gruber, Cofounder of Venture Accelerator Partners and Vice President of the Golden Horseshoe Venture Forum
Founded in November of 2009, Silicon Halton is a grass roots hi tech community of people who make a living, make meaning, and make things happen in technology in Halton Region. Silicon Halton has over 500 members who participate in monthly meetups and our P2P groups.
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