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Good Robot Opens Contract Manufacturing Plant

  • Nov 29, 2022
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GoodLeaf Plans Montreal Facility

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GreenSage Raising Angel Round, Preps for Launch

  • Nov 29, 2022

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Startup Hiring Slows: Hankinson

  • Nov 21, 2022
  • Avery Mullen

As global venture capital markets continue their rapid contraction, the labour market for Atlantic Canadian startups could be facing a sea change.

Data from Halifax early-stage VC fund Concrete Ventures shows that for the first time since General

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NATO-Backed Tech Accelerator Proposed for Halifax

  • Nov 20, 2022
  • Avery Mullen

The federal government is proposing to make Halifax home to the North American headquarters of NATO's new Defence Innovation Accelerator for the North Atlantic, or DIANA.

Created by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization , DIANA is meant to promote

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Eight Honoured with Digital NS Awards

  • Nov 20, 2022
  • Peter Moreira and Avery Mullen

Digital Nova Scotia on Thursday presented its Tech Forward Awards to individuals and organizations in eight categories, to recognize innovation, entrepreneurship and diversity in the tech industry.

The IT industry association for Nova Scotia for

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Picketa Launches LENS

  • Nov 17, 2022
  • Peter Moreira

Fredericton agtech company Picketa Systems has released its flagship product LENS, which allows agronomists and other agricultural professionals to analyze plant tissue in real-time in the field.

The company, which grew out of the University of New

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Shortlist for InnovateNB Awards Released

  • Nov 17, 2022
  • Peter Moreira

The organizers of the first InnovateNB Awards, which will be handed out at a gala in Saint John on Tuesday, have announced the shortlist.

The shortlist features three finalists in each of eight categories, which include such fields as diversity and

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PhotoDynamic Begins “Controlled Launch”

  • Nov 17, 2022
  • Avery Mullen

Halifax dental technology startup PhotoDynamic has hired a new CEO to steer the company through the commercialization process.

Ying Tam, whose last job was as managing director of health at Toronto startup hub MaRS Discovery District, succeeds

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Deloitte Recognizes Symbodi, Milk Moovement

  • Nov 16, 2022
  • Peter Moreira

Fredericton’s Symbodi and Halifax’s Milk Moovement were named to Deloitte Canada’s 2022 Companies To Watch list, after reporting revenue growth of 3,084 percent and 246 percent respectively over the past three years.

The global services company

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Jevon MacDonald’s New Startup

  • Nov 15, 2022
  • The serial entrepreneur and 2 Bay Area co-founders have launched Tier.

Jevon MacDonald, one of the pre-eminent tech entrepreneurs in the region, has launched a new venture after teaming up with two co-founders in the San Francisco area.

MacDonald, the former CEO of Manifold and GoInstant, earlier this year co-founded

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BIPOC entrepreneurs Asked to Pitch

  • Nov 15, 2022
  • Carol Moreira

The Black Startup Project is inviting BIPOC entrepreneurs in Atlantic Canada to submit a two-minute video pitch on which they will receive personalized feedback from Black mentors, entrepreneurs, facilitators, and industry allies.

The top five

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PragmaClin Readies Trials

  • Nov 15, 2022
  • Avery Mullen

St. John’s-based PragmaClin Research is preparing to test its system for monitoring Parkinson’s Disease patients in both Newfoundland and Labrador and Britain on the back of raising more than $1 million of non-dilutive funding since its founding.

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Appili, DoD Expand Vaccine Deal

  • Nov 14, 2022
  • Avery Mullen

Armando Balboni, the CEO of Halifax drug discovery company Appili Therapeutics is leaving his role to become the company’s chairman and rejoin the United States military as Director of the Life Sciences Research Center at the United States Air Force

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Emergence Lands $3.2M in Funding

  • Nov 13, 2022
  • Peter Moreira

The PEI BioAlliance has received $3.18 million in funding from the governments of Canada and Prince Edward Island to help fund the next iteration of its Emergence Bioscience Business Incubator.

The federal government’s Atlantic Canada Opportunities

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