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Startup Festival – March 27, 2018

Join us at Nipissing University on Tuesday March 27 beginning at 4:00PM for a pitch competition. Experience a unique blend of deep content, inspiring stories, unbeatable networking, and an unmistakable beehive of activity.


Reserve your ticket early—only 100 tickets available. Admission: Free

Get Inspired

Join us for our pitch competition. If you are between 18-29 and reside in the District of Nipissing, you are eligible to submit a pitch.

Get Connected

Connect with like-minded people from the North Bay area who dream big.

Get Moving

Every great idea requires actions. Our goal is to work together to make our dreams a reality.



Brigitte McLean

Founder, Tranquility Spa and Salon
Brigitte opened her first location in May 2012. She expanded in June 2014, now called Tranquility Spa Salon. Awarding winning in 2015 as the Northern Ontario, Young Entrepreneur.

John Serran

Co-Founder, SugarDaddy Cupcakes and Catering

Michelle Causton

President/CEO, BZ Mind
BZMind creates educational and communication tools. Michelle is a speaker, author, consultant, Excel advisor, educator and trainer.

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