NOVA SCOTIA (September 26, 2018) – Digital Nova Scotia (DNS) and Ignite Labs are pleased to announce a partnership agreement, which will see the two non-profit organizations collaborate to identify, create and deliver more opportunities for entrepreneurs, small businesses and growing businesses in Nova Scotia’s tech sector.

”As Ignite Labs grows and engages with entrepreneurs and the community, it is important to have great relationships with organizations like Digital Nova Scotia.  Collaborating with Digital Nova Scotia and their team allows Ignite to bring valuable programming and speakers to this region of Nova Scotia and really connect with entrepreneurs from around the province.  We are very excited to work with this outstanding organization” says Doug Jones, Founder/Executive Director, Ignite Labs

With a goal to develop capacity and increase digital skills within the Southwestern region of Nova Scotia, the two organizations will work together to create relevant and timely opportunities to advance the province’s digital technologies sector.

“Over the last few years DNS has experienced unprecedented growth as an organization and with regard to its membership, resulting in an increased demand of diverse service offerings and greater physical presence. We are extremely pleased to announce our new partnership with Ignite Labs, jointly expanding our reach, impact and influence across the province. The newly launched Ignite Labs have a deep connection in their community and tremendous enthusiasm behind them, and together we will enhance support provided to companies in the area,” says Ulrike Bahr-Gedalia, President and CEO, DNS. “A collaborative approach to supporting our sector is essential to continued growth, economic development and prosperity for all.”

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Media Contacts:
Caitlin Patterson, Director, Marketing and Communications
Digital Nova Scotia  | caitlin@digitalnovascotia.com  | (902) 401-6699

Doug Jones, Founder/Executive Director
Ignite Labs  | doug@igniteatlantic.com  |  (902) 748-1504