On November 10, 2016 Startup Durham Region, a startup community designed to support entrepreneurial culture launched to a packed house at the Hilton Garden Inn during Bizfest in Ajax, Ontario.

StartUp Durham Leadership

StartUp Durham Leadership Team at Bizfest in Ajax. Left to right: Sue Sutcliffe, Tracy Turberfield, Jane Warr, Marissa McTasney

Startup Durham Region is part of the community network for Startup Canada, a grassroots movement to support entrepreneurs across the country and around the world. Startup Canada is an organization made up of entrepreneurs working together to build a Canada for entrepreneurs and give a voice to the Canadian startup community.

StartUp Durham Leadership Team

StartUp Durham Leadership Team at Bizfest in Ajax. Left to Right: Sue Sutcliffe, Patrick Lyver, Jane Warr.

Startup Durham Region will be hosting monthly Open Mic Meetups where entrepreneurs can share their successes, challenges, and needs with a supportive audience over drinks and appetizers that will move around the Region. Check out the Startup Durham events calendar for the next Open Mic night and come share your experiences with an amazing group of like minded individuals.