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Callia Flowers is in the GTA!

November 12, 2019

LinkedIn Announcement: Good morningToronto & Hamilton! 🇨🇦🌤️ It’s official. Drake isn’t the only one with a team in Toronto. Our teams are now delivering Callia moments in the GTA and Hamilton! We’ve been working around the clock to finally open in one of our most requested locations and we couldn’t be more excited to finally …

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Accelerate Fund II invests in G2V Engineered Sunlight™

November 6, 2019

EDMONTON, AB, November 6, 2019 – Accelerate Fund II is pleased to announce its investment in G2V Optics, an Edmonton-based company providing smart lighting technology to produce optimal growth conditions for indoor farming and rigorous testing tools for solar-related products. READ THE PRESS RELEASE HERE About G2V OpticsG2V Optics was founded to apply innovative technology and data-driven, collaborative …

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IMBiotechnologies Ltd. Expands Approval for Ekobi Embolization Microspheres to Include Treatment of Uterine Fibroids

November 5, 2019

Press Release: IMBiotechnologies Ltd. Expands Approval for EkobiTM Embolization Microspheres to Include Treatment of Uterine Fibroids Ekobi Embolization Microspheres, a novel embolization medical device has received Health Canada approval for the treatment of uterine fibroids, a significant women’s health issue. Edmonton, Canada – November 5, 2019 – IMBiotechnologies Ltd. (“IMB” or the “Company”) today announced …

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Canadian Blockchain Music Startup Looks East

November 5, 2019

Beatdapp Software, Inc.,a blockchain-enabled music tech startup with offices in Vancouver and LA. They have recently been in the news for raising $3.2M and adding some well-known names to their advisory board, such as the former Prime Minister of Canada, Stephen Harper. Beatdapp’s technology is highly scalable and if the barrage of demo requests from …

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Plurilock Awarded Federal US DHS, Canadian DND Contracts During Period of Strong Revenue Growth

November 5, 2019

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 05, 2019 Plurilock this week announced that it has been awarded new contracts by the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Canadian Department of National Defence and Canadian Armed Forces (DND/CAF). DHS CONTRACT TO ADVANCE MACHINE-TO-MACHINE AUTHENTICATION, ANOMALY DETECTION The DHS contract, signed earlier this month, tasks Plurilock …

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To prevent burnout, find a mentor or someone you can bounce ideas off of” with Jason Lotoski and Mitch Russo

November 4, 2019

Take time for yourself — not much — but make sure you really try and relax once in awhile. Get at least six hours of sleep, eat healthy, and again, find a mentor or someone you can bounce ideas off of — this is the key to staying on-track mentally. I had the pleasure of interviewing Jason Lotoski. Kelowna-based entrepreneur  A …

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Project Music Startup Showcase

November 4, 2019

The Nashville Entrepreneur Center recently hosted its annual Project Music Startup Showcase to mark the progress of teams in its 2019 Project Music program. Eight of the 12 teams in the cohort — which includes ArtistWorks, audiobridge, beatdapp, FanFlex, Hear Not There, Music Tech Works, Musician’s Council, Playlist, Secret Chord Laboratories, SoundStorming, The Labz and …

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Kelowna-startup Tonit looks to make it big with funding from Silicon Valley

October 30, 2019

The Kelowna-based motorcycle community app has been downloaded over 250,000 times since its launch in November of 2018 Kelowna-based startup, Tonit, is a tech company on the rise and has announced its next funding round will take place in Silicon Valley. As one of the only Kelowna startups seeking significant capital from the vaunted Silicon …

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Orpyx || Sensory insole system for diabetic patients achieves reduction in recurrent ulcers

October 29, 2019

Improvements that enable better miniaturisation of technology leads to higher-quality wearable health solutions, including digital devices that were “never before possible’, said Breanne Everett (Orpyx Medical Technologies, Calgary, Canada) at the American College of Wound Healing and Tissue Repair (ACWHTR; 11-12 October 2019, Chicago, USA). READ MORE from iWOUNDSnews

Revved up investors sought

October 25, 2019

Tonit founder taking red-hot motorcycle app to Silicon Valley Jason Lotoski is ready to take Tonit to the next level. To do that, the Kelowna entrepreneur is going to venture into the heart of Silicon Valley. Lotoski founded the motorcycle club app in Kelowna three years ago, and now he’s headed to Northern California in …

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