GUELPH, Ontario, Nov. 2, 2023 —Innovation Guelph, a founding member of Ontario’s network of regional innovation centres, has a new name: Boundless Accelerator.
The name change and rebranding, effective immediately, recognizes the organization’s growth and evolution since its inception in 2010, said CEO Alison Crumblehulme.
“Since we began as Innovation Guelph, our programs have grown to serve 1,400+ entrepreneurs across Ontario and Canada who are building a strong, inclusive, equitable and sustainable economy. Our new name reflects the boundless vision, passion, ingenuity and potential of the entrepreneurs and business leaders we work with here in Guelph and beyond.”
The award-winning accelerator — with a team of 50+ mentors, industry specialists and staff — provides entrepreneurs with expert mentorship, programs, resources, and connections.
Boundless business acceleration programs include the Startup Program, COIL Activate Circular Accelerator, Quantum Drive investment readiness program, i.d.e.a. Fund, Venture-Capital Ready and the Rhyze UP! National Accelerator.
“Boundless Accelerator welcomes and supports entrepreneurs from diverse backgrounds and life experiences,” Crumblehulme said. “We are focused on creating an inclusive, equitable, and accessible community that empowers success, working collaboratively to develop knowledge and skills that power Canadian innovation and prosperity.”
About Boundless Accelerator
Boundless is an award-winning accelerator that equips entrepreneurs with expert mentorship, programs, resources and connections to grow innovative, profitable, sustainable businesses.
Accolades for our work include the University of Guelph’s Gordon S. Lang HeForShe Impact Award, the National Enterprise Support of the Year Award and the CANIE Enterprise Support of the Year award for advancing Canadian entrepreneurship through leadership and impact. Most recently, the Technology Councils of North America (TECNA) Innovation Awards recognized our i.d.e.a. Fund program for Innovation in Diversity, Equity & Inclusion.
Boundless Accelerator is located in Guelph, Ontario, in the heart of the Toronto-Waterloo Innovation Corridor.