Personal tragedy and an unnerving desire to spread information about toxic ingredients in beauty and personal care products have driven Jenise Lee to launch two businesses in the sphere, CertClean, which certifies safe products, and PurPicks, a review site for natural and organic products.
In an effort to design a fairer assessment tool for recruiters, Toronto startup Nugget is using artificial and escape room-like exercises to ensure candidates have a solid understanding of key concepts needed to excel at the role they’re applying to.
Serial entrepreneur and transportation problem solver Justin Raymond’s latest project Flexday looks to revolutionize the commute by keeping workers closer to home. The project, which turns restaurants into fully-outfitted co-working space during the daytime hours, is expanding throughout Toronto.
What started as a home solution for charging gadgets two years ago has spiralled into Dock Me, the flagship charging station for Vama Innovation. But the journey for the first time inventors and entrepreneurs has been a storied one.