• Introducing the STEM to MARKET Bootcamp

    The fourth Startup Bootcamp, STEM to MARKET,  launched this month at Yukonstruct. Focused on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) businesses, this iteration of the bootcamp is an exciting twist on previous bootcamps. The STEM cohort focuses on technical startup founders, and works to provide them with the support they need to bring their idea to…

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  • Spotlight on Esther Bordet

    We had the pleasure of learning more about longtime Yukonstruct member, Esther Bordet, and her new business. Esther has been a member of Yukonstruct since the early days, first joining the old makerspace where she constructed elements of her cabin (which she built herself!), transitioning to the current Makespace, and then becoming a Cospace member…

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  • Hall of Innovators Awards Ceremony

    This year, we were so proud to launch the inaugural Hall of Innovators Awards Ceremony! A call was made to the public to nominate Yukoners who have shown exceptional dedication to improving the lives of others in the territory with their innovative spirit and contributions – the nominations that came in were heartwarming and inspiring. 

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  • MEET THE MAKERS: ASHLEY

    Meet the Makers is a series of interviews to help you get to know the people who are building our community. Ashely is our new Operations Assistant.

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  • Startup Bootcamp Called: Women Answered

    Yukonstruct welcomed their newest Startup Bootcamp cohort with a live streamed event at NorthLight Innovation that combined both in-person introductions (at a safe distance apart) and zoom-in attendees. The event was the first opportunity for the participants in this fall’s cohort to meet one another and for the public to get their first glimpse of…

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  • Checking In On Firebean Coffee Roasters

    Local entrepreneurs and business owners are having a unique experience during this unprecedented time of COVID 19. Many of them have responded in fascinating and inspiring ways; applying the grit, creativity and courage inherent in starting your own business. We believe there is great value in seeing this through their lens.

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  • Spotlight on Rivers to Ridges

    We got to sit down with Wren Nicolardi of Rivers to Ridges, to hear the inspiring story of how Wren and her business partner, Emily Payne, created a space for young people to learn on the land. They are doing important and humbling work and we are grateful to get to share a little bit…

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  • 10 Ways a Pre Accelerator Will Put Your Business on the Right Path

    You have an idea for a startup and you want to know if it is going to set you on the path to successful entrepreneurship. You believe in the idea and you know there’s work to be done to prove its validity. But you want to be sure the work you are doing is right.

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  • Spotlight on DiscoVelo

    We got to sit down with Scott Keesey and hear the inspiring story of how DiscoVelo came to be.

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