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BreatheSuite Closes $1.2M Round

  • Jan 14, 2021
  • Peter Moreira

St. John’s-based BreatheSuite, whose technology helps people to use inhalers properly, has closed a $1.2 million equity financing round, led by Venture NL, the fund overseen by Pelorus Venture Capital.

The company issued a press release on Thursday

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PLATO Lands $500K in Funding

  • Jan 14, 2021
  • Peter Moreira

Fredericton-based PLATO Testing has received a $500,000 investment from Raven Indigenous Capital Partners, which it will use to train and hire more Indigenous people to test software.

PLATO was founded five years ago by Fredericton’s PQA Testing

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ScreenScape Acquired by Spectrio

  • Jan 13, 2021
  • Peter Moreira

Charlottetown-based ScreenScape Networks,  which makes technology for video displays, has been acquired by Tampa, Fla.-based Spectrio for an undisclosed price.

Founded by CEO Mark Hemphill in 2007, ScreenScape helps businesses and organizations

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TrojAI Books $750K in Equity Funding

  • Jan 13, 2021
  • Peter Moreira

TrojAI, which is developing a cybersecurity platform for artificial intelligence, has closed $750,000 of an equity funding round that its Co-Founders hope will reach $1 million.

The company now has investment from Concrete Ventures of Halifax, the

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Talkatoo Partners with Patterson

  • Jan 12, 2021
  • Peter Moreira

Halifax-based Talkatoo, which provides transcription software for the veterinary market, has formed a partnership with Greely, Co.-based Patterson Veterinary, under which the U.S. company can distribute Talkatoo’s products.

The two companies

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5 Enter Venn’s Scaleup Program

  • Jan 12, 2021
  • Peter Moreira

Venn Innovation has accepted five companies into its Set to Scale Program, which helps established companies increase their sales.

The New Brunswick innovation hub last year called for applications for the program, which uses the Scaling Up

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DeCell Poised for Growth in 2021

  • Jan 11, 2021
  • Peter Moreira

Late in 2020, DeCell Technologies released a flourish of announcements – including a unique patent approval – that position the Halifax-area life sciences company for growth in 2021.

The company, which makes a natural regenerative scaffolding for

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VIS Aids Consolidating Veterinary Industry

  • Jan 10, 2021
  • Peter Moreira

Not many tech entrepreneurs will tell you their total addressable market comprises 47 potential clients, but Ivan Zak states the number unequivocally – and five of them are already his customers.

He adds, of course, that the total addressable

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Jobs: Startup Coach at Propel

  • Jan 10, 2021
  • Peter Moreira

The Atlantic Canadian virtual startup accelerator Propel is looking for startup coaches to work with its stable of entrepreneurs in six cities across the region. The opening is today's featured Job of the Week.

Propel is the e-accelerator for tech

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How Strong Branding Aided a COVID Pivot

  • Jan 07, 2021
  • Peter Moreira

What’s truly fascinating about the story of how Educated Beards coped with the COVID-19 pandemic is it shows the value of a superior branding program.

The maker of organic beard-grooming products is known for its strong branding well beyond its

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Cartmill Sells C-Therm to Harris

  • Jan 06, 2021
  • Peter Moreira

Adam Harris, who has served as Managing Director of Fredericton-based C-Therm Technologies since its inception in 2007, has bought the company from founder Charles Cartmill.

The company released a statement on Wednesday saying Cartmill sold

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VCIC Seeking Startups to Pitch

  • Jan 06, 2021
  • Peter Moreira

The Sobey School of Business at Saint Mary’s University is looking for three startups to pitch at the Venture Capital Investment Competition taking place in Halifax on March 5.

The VCIC is an international competition in which teams of graduate and

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