Entrevestor provides news and data on Atlantic Canadian startups. It provides daily news on this site and quarterly news in its Entrevestor Intelligence reports. The operation is financed by paid advertising on the site and in the reports. The advertisers include government agencies. In addition to providing news, Entrevestor compiles data on the startup community and produces reports for clients based on this data. Most of the clients for these reports are government agencies and departments.
Peter Moreira spent more than 30 years in journalism in Asia, Europe and North America. He worked with The Deal of New York, covering M&A, private equity and VC markets in the U.S. and Canada for six years and serving four years as London Bureau Chief. At Bloomberg, he covered European and U.K. banking and finance. He previously worked for the South China Morning Post in Hong Kong, Knight-Ridder Financial in Hong Kong and Seoul , and the Canadian Press's parliamentary bureau in Ottawa. His writing has appeared in USA Today, the Globe and Mail, The Toronto Star, National Post, the Chronicle-Herald and the Independent on Sunday (London). Peter is a graduate of the Canadian Securities Course. He is the author of Hemingway on the China Front (Potomac, 2006) and Backwater: Nova Scotia's Economic Decline (Nimbus 2009). His latest book, The Jew Who Defeated Hitler, the story of Henry Morgenthau Jr.’s work in financing the Allied effort in WWII, was published in autumn 2014.
Carol Moreira has worked in journalism around the world. Her work has appeared in the Globe and Mail, the Toronto Star and the South China Morning Post among many other newspapers and magazines. She won a magazine feature writing award in 2009 and another in 2011. Her first novel, a YA story called Charged, was published to good reviews in 2008 by James Lorimer. Her latest novel, Membrane, was published by Fierce Ink Press in the summer of 2013.
In my opinion, Peter has been instrumental in maximizing the value of our young Clean Tech Company as we continue to grow and encounter new areas of business throughout the world.
- Kevin Stover, VanDyne SuperTurbo, Fort Collins, Co.
Peter’s knowledge of the investment community in Atlantic Canada was extremely helpful in our initial planning stages and we plan to work with Peter throughout the project.
- Bob Williamson, Jameson Consulting Group, Halifax, N.S.
Peter not only provides timely insight on current media and communication strategies, he also has a very strong grasp of the region, its people and current affairs. His experience both regionally and globally is welcomed.
- Gregg Curwin, TruLeaf, Halifax, N.S.
Carol Moreira came to us highly recommended by her peers in the industry. In addition to her consistent meeting of deadlines, Carol is noted for a commitment to quality and factual accuracy. Her stories typically require minimal editing, and we’ve never found any flaws in her reporting during our fact-checking process.
- Trevor J. Adams, Editor, Halifax Magazine.
I can highly recommend Carol Moreira for any professional writing work that requires research and reporting, good storytelling, flow, structure, and tone.
- Pamela Scott-Crace, Editor, Progress Magazine
I have had the pleasure of working with writer and editor Carol Moreira on several projects. Carol’s work is exemplary. She is highly intelligent and thoughtful, has a wide knowledge base, and is respectful of deadlines; her work as an editor reflects those qualities.
- Jan Matthews, former editor, Living Healthy.