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Setting a graphics career into motion

02 Aug 2021

Emmy-award-nominated Haitian-American artist Donavon Brutus is a motion design and illustration artist based in San Francisco, California. His wide-ranging professional experience includes working as an animator, illustrator and designer. He's used his award-winning motion graphics skills both through in-house studio settings and freelancing in various sectors such as education and science outreach.

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Investing in the future of Eglinton West's Little Jamaica neighbourhood

17 Jul 2021


Following an announcement earlier this week in Toronto's Distillery District, Canada's federal government plans to invest $19 million aimed at bolstering the city's economic recovery. Hear our podcast interview with the Honourable Mélanie Joly about the portion of the funding initiatives dedicated to supporting small businesses in Little Jamaica.

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Black tech founders to watch in 2021

27 May 2021

It can be hard to be Black in Canadian tech. According to a 2019 report from the Brookfield Institute, only 2.6 per cent of tech workers in Canada were Black. There are even fewer Black founders—and those who do exist struggle to access funding, as the government of Ontario acknowledged earlier this year when it announced a partnership with Ryerson University DMZ’s Black Innovation Programs, which supports Black entrepreneurs across the country.

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Source: The Globe & Mail

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