F.F.A.T SNAPS| WEEK 19 | Timeraiser150 Montreal

Timeraiser Montréal was an immersive evening concocted by Artbangbang. Held at the top of Place Ville-Marie, It brought together people from both the arts and business communities. The evening itself was centred around a silent auction which gathered the artwork of fifteen emerging artists and made them available through a unique form of gambling. Timeraiser […]

F.A.T. Snaps | Week 12 | DCMTL Blog

Welcome to F.A.T. Snaps, a weekly summary of fashion, art and tech-related events we’ve attended, and other random musings in and around Montreal. Another week, another round of discovery! Here’s what our Week 12 looked like. Lemonade Official Launch Event 1350 Mazurette #224 Now open! Last week Lemonade Workspace held an open-house party to invite members of […]

Business in the Spotlight: Lemonade Workspace is Central Districts Latest Squeeze

What is Lemonade Workspace? Lemonade Workspace offers entrepreneurs affordable co-working options from hot desks and dedicated cubicles to private conference rooms. Oh yeah, and it includes access to a gym! Why Lemonade? Let’s face it: overhead puts a significant strain on small businesses – especially freelancers. When you add up the costs, it puts a […]

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Queer Tech MTL Loves Their Allies

Last Thursday, Team DCMTL attended Queer Tech MTL’s monthly event, only this time there was an especially unique theme: For the Love of Allies. This networking equivalent of a love note paid homage to the allies who continue to support the Queer startup community. As their invitation said: “Without our allies, we would be far too exclusionary for our […]

Vernissage: (sm)ALL Good Things by Eric Clement at Station 16 Gallery

On Thursday February 16th, Station 16 welcomed art-enthusiasts to get a first look at the latest works by the Montreal-born artist, Eric Clement. The exhibit was blend of modern references with a ’60s pop art aesthetic, displayed paintings, curios and T-shirts. True to their claim, they were small great things.  The one-of-a-kind 33 canvases (many of which were already sold) […]

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Tax Season Lessons for Entrepreneurs

The DCMTL team is always looking for ways to expand our community and the services we offer our readers. As such, we have recently partnered with the Ahuntsic-Cartierville Business Networking Association, a group whose purpose is very closely aligned with our own; to network and grow Central District’s entrepreneurial ecosystem! With that in mind and tax season is […]

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Ford Eco-Sport and The Essentials of Entrepreneurship

DCMTL Blog attended Ford Canada’s Go Small, Live Big panel, hosted by Jean-Benoit Aubé. The panel took place as part of the launch of the all-new 2018 EcoSport® – Ford’s latest Fun, Capable and Connected compact SUV, and featured three of Central District most dynamic entrepreneurs Marc-Antoine Bovet, Co-founder of OatBox, Marie-Philip Simard Founder of […]

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Image+Nation 29 Montréal LGBTQ Film Festival

Canada’s premiere LGBTQ film festival Image+Nation is bringing 11 days of remarkable international queer cinema to Montreal from November 24th until December 4th. Echoing the maturation of LGBT culture and filmmaking, image+nation 29 moves well beyond the classic coming out tale and delivers an impressive roster of queer realities and accomplished storytelling. This year’s impressive lineup includes […]

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TEDxMontreal Speaker Lineup Announcement

The TEDxMontreal speaker lineup has been announced, and we couldn’t be happier to share them with you. On November 12th 2016, TEDxMontreal is hosting 12 incredible notable professionals and visionaries, at Space DCMTL. These speakers are all – in one way or another – working hard to make this world a better place. From neuroscience […]

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Meet us at the Montreal Incognito Masked Ball

On October 28th, Montrealers will have the opportunity to experience the 6th edition of the Montreal Incognito Masked Ball for the Montreal Children’s Hospital Foundation. The annual event will be held at Entrepots Dominion, where architectural design and industrial ambiance will compliment the mystery and reverie, creating an enchanting experience for those who are lucky enough to […]

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DCMTL Startup Lab: Voting Starts Today!

The day has arrived and day one of voting for your fave video pitch in the #DCMTLStartupLab Contest has begun! All eligible entries are now posted on the DCMTL Startup Lab Contest official web page for all to watch. As the first bilingual contest of its kind, each participant was encouraged to submit their application and […]

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Inauguration of Parc Iona Monahan

Today, DCMTL attended the inauguration of Parc Iona Monahan. This public space, on the corner of Chabanel and avenue l’Esplanade, has been welcoming hundreds of workers and residents from the neighborhood since the spring. “This development addresses a real need in the neighborhood and reflects our engagement to revitalise Chabanel West”, explained Pierre Gagnier, the […]

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Mélanie Joly to Chair Committee on Environment

Last week DCMTL had the pleasure of welcoming federal Heritage Minister, Mélanie Joly into the DCMTL office. During her visit, she and DCMTL President Annika Panzini, discussed the revitalization of the Central District and the benefits such a project would have in the community. Since her drop-in visit, the honourable Joly, has been awarded further ministerial […]

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Community: Work Opportunities for Everyone with Aim Croit

AIM CROIT is a non-profit offering a free and specialized employment assistance service that is subsidized by Emploi-Québec, that works with clients to design job search strategies that incorporate free services for those eligible. These services are offered free of charge to job seekers and employers alike. This not for profit is an important resource for […]