Hamilton Rising is a multimedia platform showcasing all things Hamilton. Their platforms include website, social and mobile application, all with a focus on video content. In addition to the platform, their team also works with brands to manage, produce and build social media advertising campaigns. Originally aired on Cable 14's Generation Z.
Thirteen high school students shared their business ideas with a panel of judges at the 2018 Mentors In Greater Hamilton Teaching Youth Pitch Finale. The MIGHTY Entrepreneurship Program matches high school students with student mentors of Mohawk College’s small business and entrepreneurship program. Participants and mentors developed business skills, heard from guest speakers, created a … Continue reading High school entrepreneurs pitch at MIGHTY Finale
Former inmate Emily O’Brien is using her new popcorn business, Cons and Kernels, as a platform to talk about how easy it is for women to get dragged into the illegal drug trade. Originally aired on Cable 14's Generation Z.
Art Aggregate is the first coworking and custom fabrication space located in Hamilton. Members are made up of artists and designers ranging from photographers, woodworkers, painters, sculptors to digital illustrators who create 3D models for video games. Originally aired on Cable 14's Generation Z.
Natalie Scocchia, the founder of Beauty For All, shares how her business makes a difference in the lives of the elderly. Watch this video to learn simple steps entrepreneurs can take to make a difference in their customers lives.
Christopher McIntosh, the president of Gigit, discusses the rise of the gig economy and why people are choosing the gig economy rather than traditional nine-to-five jobs. Watch this video to learn more about Gigit.
Elizabeth Thorsen, a former senior events and marketing manager at Innovation Factory, shares what investors look for in startups. Watch this video to learn how to prepare for pitching to an investor and what could cause an investor to be uninterested.
PJ Mercanti, the CEO of the Carmens Group, discusses how to be an effective leader. Watch this video to learn how entrepreneurs should cope with making mistakes and three traits to avoid as a boss.
Louise Noel-Ambrose, the CEO of Eventobe, discusses the importance of networking. Watch this video to discover tips to successfully network, what to avoid when networking and different networking opportunities in Hamilton to get involved with.
Tammy Hwang, a business development officer for the City of Hamilton, discusses how to create an elevator pitch. Watch this video to learn what not to include in an elevator pitch and tips for a successful pitch.
Daniil Kiselev, the founder of the Winged Bean, discusses how mentorship has helped him to successfully grow his company. Watch this video for advice on navigating where and who to receive mentorship from.
Riya Karumanchi, the 15-year-old founder of SmartCane, discusses how she doesn’t allow her young age to limit her as an entrepreneur. Watch this video to learn how to make people take you seriously as a young business owner.