Canada’s Music Incubator (CMI) is a not-for-profit incubator based in Toronto with a mandate to help artists, touring professionals and artist managers evolve from starter companies into sustainable businesses through hands-on networking, mentoring and collaboration.
Originally founded by Coalition Music in 2012, CMI established itself as a distinct entity in November 2014. CMI and all three incubation programs (Artist [...]
Food Starter focuses on helping early-stage food processors commercialize and scale the development of their food products. Food Starter can increase an entrepreneur’s chances of success in commercializing a food product and offers an array of programs for food entrepreneurs.
A Creator Studio for the modern creative entrepreneur – we call them #TheCreatorClass. Join our global community of photographers, filmmakers and cultural leaders to benefit from:
Our Cultural Hub
Our Production Studio
The Imagination Catalyst is OCAD University’s hub for entrepreneurship and commercialization. Our mission is to support and develop entrepreneurial talent among OCAD University faculty, students and alumni, as well as creative entrepreneurs across the GTA. Our goal is to help launch new companies and products that contribute to the prosperity of our community. OCAD U is an art and [...]
Jewel Envy is the only private studio in the city that has long term bench rental for professional goldsmiths, short term rentals, classes taught exclusively by the resident jewellers, and sells only work made by the resident goldsmiths. We have an infrastructure of supporting members of the space through mentorship, training, and sales. We provide opportunities for interaction within the [...]
As the first JLABS to open outside the United States, JLABS @ Toronto joins a network of life science facilities that are based throughout the United States in San Diego (the flagship JLABS), San Francisco, South San Francisco, Boston and Houston. These facilities are home to over 100 early-stage companies advancing pharmaceutical, medical device, consumer and digital health programs.
Ideal for start-ups, sole proprietors and small businesses of up to 5 people, Launch Space provides shared office space and business services all within a high velocity incubator alongside other like-minded entrepreneurs.
MakeWorks is a 10,000 sq ft creative studio that operates predominately as a co-working space but also features a prototyping studio and workshop complete with a fleet of 3D printers, electronics lab, laser cutter, cnc machine, plus an in-house woodworking and ceramics studio. We’re building Toronto’s leading workspace for technologists and creatives, and providing the [...]
NewMakeIt is a centre of innovation consisting of a makerspace, coworking area and interactive training and workshop facilities that provides an environment for learning, collaboration, creativity, idea development and entrepreneurship.
We are a non-profit organization dedicated to helping makers, artists, entrepreneurs and the community to reach their goals and have fun in the process.
Raw Finery Studio is a hybrid fashion lab and community studio that support creative endeavor, innovation, and industry relation. We are an inclusive space where artists and designers from diverse disciplines can come together and make great things.
Located in downtown Toronto, our 3000 sq ft design studio offers open office space, meeting room, fashion production, photography studio, and event [...]