Organization: Skypoint Capital

L-Spark incubator launched for eastern Ontario

Invest Ottawa, Wesley Clover International and Queen’s Univ have launched L-Spark, an incubator and accelerator that is one of 10 similar organizations receiving funds under the Canada Accelerator and Incubator Program (CAIP). It is managed by the Industrial Research Assistance Program as part of the federal government’s Venture Capital Action Plan. Other incubators/accelerators receiving CAIP…

Skypoint Capital, Venture Coaches merge operations

Two Ottawa-based venture capital firms, Skypoint Capital and Venture Coaches, have merged their operations under the Skypoint Capital name. With US$185 million under management, the combined firm will continue to invest in early stage technology companies in Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec. Claude Haw, founder and managing partner of Venture, will joint Skypoint’s senior management…