Launching an Estate Brewery Brand: Q & A with Farmery Founders Chris & Lawrence Warwaruk
This month we had the pleasure of sitting down with entrepreneurs Chris & Lawrence Warwaruk, brothers and the founders of Farmery Estate Brewery – Winnipeg’s newest locally made brew.
They’ve introduced over 180 beers from around the world to Manitobans via Luxalune Gastropub. Now they want to introduce the Manitoba Crafted Farmery to the rest of the world…..
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ScheduleAide is a mobile and web app designed to take the headache out of managing appointments. Whether booking your Dentist, hair salon or pet groomer, ScheduleAide let’s you book and cancel any appointments 24/7.For businesses, ScheduleAide has trade secret technology to automatically promote last minute cancellations to new and existing customers.
Thom Bargen is the newest specialty coffee & tea house to join Sherbrook Avenue (64 Sherbrook). Focused on “Fresh” (the beans are brewed within weeks of being roasted), the clean and simple interior design is an ideal location for a casual business meeting or date.
Clarity gives entrepreneurs access to real-time advice from people who have had success in the past. They believe that access to that advice is really the best thing an entrepreneur can
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May 3 – 6, 2013
Patterson Global Foods Institute
Do you need to raise additional risk capital to grow your venture, but don’t know what investors are looking for?
LaunchPad is for serious entrepreneurs, offering 3.5 intense days of boot camps presented by experienced national and international angel investors, designed to help you improve your business strategy and prepare investor-friendly business plans and crisp investment pitches. Following the boot camps, six participating companies will be chosen to go on to compete in the 2013 VentureChallenge for significant cash and in-kind prize packages!
The Innovators 2013: CBC’s Mark Kelly in conversation with Bruce Coxon – Dragons’ Den Investor and Lavalife Co-Founder
April 18, 2013
Winnipeg Convention Centre
Bruce Croxon is one of the newest investors on the hit CBC series Dragons’ Den and a co-founder of Lavalife.com. He draws his business enthusiasm from venturing off the beaten path and approaching potential opportunities from unique angles.
Mark Kelley is a multi-award-winning journalist with five Gemini Awards for his work with CBC News: Disclosure and The National and most recently for his hosting of Connect with Mark Kelley.
Entrepreneurs Need Workshops: Winnipeg boasts two of the best facilities in Canada
My previous post focused on how Winnipeg has a vibrant and growing start-up community. Since then I have had the pleasure of putting one of Winnipeg’s newest maker spaces – Assentworks – through its paces.