MowSnowPros – Calgary’s First “On-Demand” Lawn Care and Snow Removal App

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Aidan Klingbeil may be one of the few Calgarians that cheers when Calgary gets a huge dump of snow, or a downpour of rain. That’s because Aidan started MowSnowPros – a lawn care and snow removal app – in June, 2016, as an alternative to contract-based lawn care and snow removal services. Spring and fall […]

Do It Green (“DIG”) – Making Healthy Communities One Event at a Time

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Imagine a world where landfills don’t exist. DIG was created as a result of the founders acting as volunteer environmental managers for the Calgary Folk Festival in 2010. DIG has a multi-pronged approach to reduce waste going to landfills. First, Do It Green offers completely compostable products for use at events. Those products, together with […]

Chic Geek

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Guest post by Kathleen Davey of Chic Geek and edited by Kathy Dueck. Chic Geek – another organization that’s part of the cohorts of ATB-X – is a welcoming and inclusive non-profit organization that supports women looking to gain skills in technology and entrepreneurship. Founded in 2013 by Kylie Toh, in the past year, the Chic Geek team […]