The City of Toronto, like many other municipalities, invests in incubators and small business development on one hand, but fails to give them much business through contract bidding on the other. Their lengthy, time-consuming procurement process largely favours the 800lbs gorillas, leaving many new start-ups without the benefit of the biggest buyer in town's attention.
People wonder why some cities lack the innovation and progressive ideas of the start-ups within them. We unearth the forensics behind it all!
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