TORONTO, March 31, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, BrainStation and Communitech
announce a unique partnership around digital education in Canada.
BrainStation Waterloo will operate and educate out of Communitech's
industry leading innovation hub, and integrate its offerings and
courses into the vibrant community therein. In combination,
BrainStation and Communitech will offer unparalleled education and
growth opportunities to businesses spanning emerging startups to the
global leaders of the Fortune 500.
Starting on June 9th, BrainStation will offer part-time courses in User Experience (UX)
Design, Web Development, and Mobile (iOS) Development. These courses
will create an opportunity for Communitech's members and the broader
Waterloo Region to learn in a practical, hands-on environment, and
leave the program having created a website, built an app, or designed
an amazing new product. Additional courses, such as Digital Marketing,
and Product Management, will roll out by the Fall, 2015.
"We founded BrainStation with the vision to change the way that cutting
edge technology, design, and business education is delivered around the
world. That vision is one that will require strong partners from all
corners of industry and government, and Communitech will be invaluable
as we grow not only in Waterloo, but across Canada, and North America",
said Jason Field, Founder, BrainStation.
Communitech and BrainStation will collaborate on identifying additional
educational needs across their membership, and the Waterloo region,
including more granular workshops, and programming geared specifically
"Communitech provides our members with the resources they require to
succeed at any level of maturity and scale, and education is a key
component of that equation," said Jeff Nesbitt, Vice President,
Enterprise and Innovation, Communitech. "The partnership with
BrainStation will introduce an exciting new capability to our network,
providing hands-on training opportunities for employees to develop
their digital skills."
BrainStation Waterloo Launch Event
Date: April 9th, 5:00pm-8:30pm
Location: Tannery Event Centre @ 151 Charles St W, Kitchener, ON
RSVP here: https://nvite.com/BrainStation/e6a3
Learn more about BrainStation's upcoming offerings in Waterloo by
About BrainStation - BrainStation is a progressive educational institution that is powering the next
generation of creators through offerings in technology, design, and
business. BrainStation's class structure combines in-person
instruction with online content and an adaptive curriculum. Small class
sizes are led by industry professionals and an active, hands-on
education engages students to ask questions, challenge themselves, and
build valuable new skills. Students leave empowered with the ability to
solve meaningful problems and the confidence to shape their own
futures. Visit us at www.brainstation.io for more information.
About Konrad Group - Konrad Group is a global leader in enterprise digital strategy, design, and
development. Our teams have delivered digital solutions in use by over
50 million people in 50 countries around the world for brands ranging
from emerging startups to the Fortune 1000. Visit us at www.konradgroup.com for more information.
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For further information:
Jo Vos - Director, Digital, BrainStation, email@example.com, 416-551-3684 ext. 118; Jason Field - Co-Founder, BrainStation, firstname.lastname@example.org