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  • Jan 27, 2023
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Atlantic Women’s Angel Fund to Back Female Founders

  • Jan 08, 2023
  • Avery Mullen

Atlantic Canada is getting a new regional angel group.

The newly formed Atlantic Women’s Angel Fund was inspired partly by managing partner Andrea King’s experience on the board of the non-profit Atlantic Women’s Venture Foundation, which was

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Precision BioLogic Wins FDA Approval

  • Jan 08, 2023
  • Avery Mullen

Precision BioLogic, a Dartmouth medtech company that sells diagnostic testing supplies, has received United States Food and Drug Administration approval for its product for the bleeding disorder Hemophilia B.

The Hemophilia test, also recently

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The Stories We’ll Be Watching in 2023

  • Jan 06, 2023
  • Avery Mullen

The startup community is entering 2023 on uncertain footing, with a faltering global economy and contracting venture capital markets raising questions about young companies’ near-term prospects.

But an evolving startup support ecosystem and

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Iron Fox Fast Off the Line

  • Jan 04, 2023
  • Avery Mullen

In the space of just eight months, Charlottetown video game developer Iron Fox Games has grown to have a staff of 21 people and is already running in the black.

Founded by industry veterans Ryan Filsinger and Chris Gallant, who previously developed

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Invest NS Seeks Early Stage Commercialization Applicants

  • Jan 04, 2023
  • Avery Mullen

Invest Nova Scotia is looking for applicants to its Early Stage Commercialization Fund for university research, rolling over a program from the days of Innovacorp.

The fund offers startups up to $50,000 for assessing their products’ market

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UNB to Build Health Innovation Centre

  • Jan 04, 2023
  • Avery Mullen

The University of New Brunswick will build a new, $38 million Health and Social Innovation Centre at its Saint John campus as part of the provincial government’s larger bid to revamp its flagging healthcare system with the help of innovative

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Digital Nova Scotia Launches Regional Upskilling

  • Jan 04, 2023
  • Avery Mullen

In a bid to address the structural factors that observers have said contributed to 2022’s innovation economy labour shortage, industry group Digital Nova Scotia is spearheading a new information technology jobs training program across the four

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Springboard Launches Atlantic IP

  • Jan 02, 2023
  • Peter Moreira

Springboard Atlantic has announced that it will lead Atlantic IP, the regional component of a new federal program that will help entrepreneurs develop, leverage and protect their intellectual property.

The federal government unveiled its Elevate IP

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Happy Holidays to All our Readers!

  • Dec 23, 2022
  • Peter Moreira

As we do each year, we're taking off the week between Christmas and New Year's. So this is our last day of publishing until Jan. 3. 

It's been a fantastic year, and we would like to thank all our readers and clients for making it so great. In 2022,

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Our Top Atlantic Innovation Stories of 2022

  • Dec 22, 2022
  • Avery Mullen

The past year has been one of significant change for the East Coast startup ecosystem, as a tumultous global economy made its presence felt in Atlantic Canada. Here’s a look back at some of the biggest innovation stories of 2022:

Many

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TechNL Unveils Hub for Remote Operations

  • Dec 21, 2022
  • Avery Mullen

Industry group TechNL has announced the creation of a new innovation hub in Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador, for companies with remote operations.

The project is funded jointly by the federal government via the Atlantic Canada Opportunities

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Highlights of Entrevestor Live

  • Dec 21, 2022
  • Peter Moreira

We launched Entrevestor Live last year to showcase the best and the brightest of Atlantic Canadian startups, and now we've produced a video to highlight some of these companies. 

If you didn't have an opportunity to join us on October 20, this is

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