Level-Up funding awarded to two TechAlliance clients

TechAlliance is pleased to announce that two of our Advisory Services clients were selected to receive funding through the MaRS Level-Up program. Pulse Infoframe and ENT Simulation Technologies Inc. will be using the funding to complete strategic projects over the next four months. Ali Hamou believes that Level-Up will enable Pulse Infoframe to attract strategic investors. “The Level-Up funding will allow…

Sanofi Pasteur Healthcare & Biotech Venture Challenge 2012

Do you have an innovative product or service technology for the Healthcare, Biotech, or Life Sciences sector? Would you like some help and guidance at evaluating the commercial potential of your technology? Would you like to get some exposure for your product? Would you like to compete for cash prizes? Sanofi Pasteur Healthcare & Biotechnology…

EyeLook gets green light on The Mufflerman solution

EyeLook Media Inc. has announced a partnership agreement with the The Mufflerman. Following a successful pilot project which involved launching in-house digital signage solutions at three London, Ontario locations for The Mufflerman, EyeLook Media has expanded the digital signage solutions into 13 locations which service areas across southwestern Ontario. EyeLook Media will begin installations at…

Rebranding and Digital Echidna featured in August’s Business London

For our article in Business London this month, we spoke to Andrew McClenaghan about the process of turning Echidna Solutions into the new Digital Echidna. It was more than just a name change, it was a refocusing of the entire business. Read the article in this month’s issue.  

Blog: In need of research expertise?

This guest blog post was contributed by TechAlliance member Mitacs. TechAlliance members in need of the latest research expertise need look no further than Mitacs-Accelerate. This national program connects companies with graduate students and university faculty members through short or long-term research projects aimed at addressing a company’s need. During a Mitacs-Accelerate internship, highly-skilled graduate students…

NeoVentures Biotechnology receives investment from Agricultural Innovation Program

LONDON, ONTARIO –  Canadian farmers could soon have access to a groundbreaking technology to help them deliver custom-made crops for bakers and food processors. Parliamentary Secretary, Pierre Lemieux (Glengarry-Prescott-Russell), on behalf of Agriculture Minister, Gerry Ritz, announced today, that Neo Ventures Biotechnology Inc., will receive $106,222 to further develop this technology. “Our Government is committed…

‘Hey, look what I just did’

TechAlliance client Ryan O’Grady and his company Fotaflo were recently showcased in The Globe & Mail‘s “Starting a Business” column. If a picture is worth a thousand words, entrepreneur Ryan O’Grady is responsible for a book’s worth of memories. He’s the owner of Fotaflo, a photo service company based just outside Delhi, Ont., created specifically…

Celebrating National Biotechnology Week in September

Think about this: from the moment you wake up in the morning until the moment you fall asleep each night, can you imagine how many ways biotechnology is having a positive impact on your life? Whether through breakthroughs in life sciences and healthcare, improvements in food production and safety, new technology in manufacturing, or even…

Nominations are open for the Social Finance Awards

Each year, the Social Finance Awards, hosted by SocialFinance.ca, highlight leaders from a different sector. For 2012, they are looking for Canada’s “Most Promising New Financial Player” in impact investing. To learn more, view the Official Launch Announcement! The award recipient will be a person or organization that has joined or launched a new initiative in the impact…