Share Your Roots 2021 was a huge success! Chi-miigwech to all those that participated.
Source: Anishinabek News
ORIGIN is the recipient of this year’s RBC Innovative Company of the Year Award sponsored by Thunder Bay CEDC.
Indigenous business excellence celebrated in Northern Ontario
ORIGIN is highlighted as one of the six recipients of an NADF award this year.
ORIGIN is participating in the Northern Road Link to create VR experiences of different jobs on site. Learn more about the project in this article.
Learn about the origin of ORIGIN in this article!
Melissa joins CBC’s Jasmine Kabatay to talk about our Indigenous Perspectives program – a VR film introduction for youth! For more information, click here.
Read Melissa’s interview on page 33 where she shares how she looked to the LIFT circle for support through the pandemic and found a great sense of community with other Indigenous women entrepreneurs during these times.
One of our Share Your Roots finalists, Nick Printup, shares how he hopes to educate about lacrosse through his VR experience.
Owner, Melissa Hardy-Giles, speaks with Jonathan Pinto about the opportunity our ImmersiveLink system provides.
SKILLS ONTARIO AND INDIGENOUS OWNED ORIGIN BRING SKILLED TRADES TO LIFE IN “TRADE UP! BE PROUD, BE SKILLED” VIRTUAL REALITY CAREERS CAMPAIGN
Learn more about our partnership with Skills Ontario.
Amy Hadley talks with Melissa Hardy-Giles, owner, about our Share Your Roots competition.
Skills Ontario and ORIGIN harness power of virtual reality for career exploration in new video series
In partnership with Skills Ontario, ORIGIN has created a career series of 25 experiences. Explore the “Day in the Life…” of a variety of careers in the trades!
ORIGIN has released the Share Your Roots experiences for FREE! Check out how you can access these experiences today.
ORIGIN has joined forces with Uber and Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business to launch the Share Your Roots VR Competition. The competition is seeking Indigenous knowledge keepers, artists, story tellers or those offering Indigenous experiential tourism opportunities to submit an application to be considered for the creation of their own custom virtual reality experience.