About IO

Invest Ottawa delivers economic development programs and initiatives that increase entrepreneurial momentum, wealth and jobs in the City of Ottawa and its surrounding region. Its goal is to make Ottawa the most innovative City in Canada. Invest Ottawa services include start-up incubation and mentorship, acceleration for existing companies, global business attraction and local business retention, targeted sector development, commercialization, and marketing Ottawa’s diversified economy and high quality of life.

Board of directors

Our volunteer board is made up of key leaders withing Ottawa's dynamic and thriving innovation economy.

Meet our team

Helping Ottawa's entrepreneurs one business at a time.

Careers at IO
Work on a great team at the centre of Ottawa's business ecosystem.
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Our Partners
Special thanks to all of our generous partners