Libro and WEtech Team Up to Support Startups

When Rebecca and Emmanuel looked to add a 3D printer to grow their Windsor-based braille printing company – Tactile Vision Graphics – they quickly learned Ontario’s entrepreneurial support grants mainly targeted youth. Libro Credit Union is partnering with WEtech Alliance to bridge this important gap by establishing the Libro StartUP accelerator program that provides financial…

Member Spotlight: BDO Canada LLP | September 2016

The monthly member spotlight is an opportunity to learn more about a leader at one of our member companies and showcase the work they are doing. This month, we spotlight Jennifer Running, Senior Manager – Advisory Services, Tax at BDO Canada LLP. Learn more about BDO Canada in our member directory. Name: Jennifer Running Title: Senior Manager –…

Tech Startup Aims to Change Software Industry…Forever

A tech startup based in London, Ontario, wants to permanently change the way the software industry works, much in the way Uber upended the taxi business. “Companies in our industry have operated for too long like law firms, shrouded in mystery and complicated contracts”, says Tom Germain, CEO of Coder Scoop Inc., “We want to…

Greg Hood Named CEO of CIMTEC

The Centre for Imaging Technology Commercialization (CIMTEC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Greg Hood as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Hood brings to CIMTEC more than 20 years’ experience managing start-ups and joint ventures. He will play a key role in helping innovative Canadian medical imaging technologies make the leap from the…

Member Spotlight: Magnus Associates | August 2016

The monthly member spotlight is an opportunity to learn more about a leader at one of our member companies and showcase the work they are doing. This month, we spotlight David Brebner, Managing Partner at. Learn more about Magnus Associates in our member directory. Name: David Brebner Title: Managing Partner Company: Magnus Associates Magnus Associates is a strategic…

OCE Funding helps SMEs/Startups Partner with the AMRC

With the support of the Ontario Centres of Excellence Voucher for E-Business and Technology Adoption (VEBTA), Mohawk College can provide SMEs and startups with access to 3D printing and Additive Manufacturing expertise. Each voucher is worth up to $2,500 and can be used to cover the cost of materials and expertise. To access the funds,…

ZTR Control Systems Adds Powerhouse Sales Leader

ZTR Control Systems, a global leader in intelligent industrial equipment management solutions, is proud to announce the appointment of Paul Wilson to Director of Commercial Development for the Industrial IoT Division. Wilson brings with him 25+ years of experience in leadership roles throughout the telecommunications sector, in the industrial automation realm and with professional services…

Sernova and JDRF Announce Funding of Joint Research Collaboration

Sernova Corp. (TSX-V: SVA) (OTCQB: SEOVF) (FSE: PSH), a clinical stage company developing disruptive regenerative medicine technologies for the long-term treatment of chronic diseases including diabetes and hemophilia, is pleased to announce today it has entered into a research funding agreement with JDRF, the leading global organization funding and advocating for type 1 diabetes (T1D)…

Two London Companies Named Finalists For EY Entrepreneur Of The Year

EY is recognizing an impressive group of Ontario entrepreneurs for their financial performance, vision, leadership, personal integrity and entrepreneurial spirit. Today, the firm named 50 finalists across 10 categories in its EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Ontario 2016 awards program, including two London companies: Digital Extremes, and GoViral Inc. “Entrepreneurs have big ideas and take…

Sernova Completes Private Placement of $4.2 Million

Sernova Corp. (“Sernova” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SVA) (OTCQB: SEOVF) (FSE: PSH) is pleased to announce that it has completed a non-brokered private placement of $4.2 million, pursuant to which Sernova issued a total of 16,800,000 units in two closing (June 27, 2016 and June 30, 2016). Each unit issued in the private placement consists…