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Ocean Startup Project Seeks Idea Challenge Applicants

  • May 12, 2024
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EmployNXT, qualiTEAS Draw Accelerator Plaudits

  • May 01, 2024
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Kraken Robotics Raises $17.5M

  • Apr 29, 2024
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Ocean Startup Project Seeks Idea Challenge Applicants

The accelerator and competition for companies in the customer discovery stage offers up to $7K.

The national industry group Ocean Startup Project is looking for applicants to Ocean Idea Challenge, which offers young companies up to $7,000 of funding, as well as

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EmployNXT, qualiTEAS Draw Accelerator Plaudits

  • May 01, 2024
  • Avery Mullen

Two East Coast businesses, Halifax’s EmployNXT and St. John’s-based qualiTEAS, will participate in events hosted by startup support organizations outside Atlantic Canada in the coming weeks.

EmployNXT, which sells an AI system that matches

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Kraken Robotics Raises $17.5M

  • Apr 29, 2024
  • Avery Mullen

St. John’s-based Kraken Robotics has announced a $17.5 million equity funding deal with a syndicate of investors led by Toronto’s Cormark Securities, with plans to spend some of the money in expanding its manufacturing capacity and physical capital.

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NS Oyster Farm Taps Outside-the-Box Funding Partner

  • Apr 23, 2024
  • Avery Mullen

A Nova Scotia oyster farm is retooling its business model with the help of a novel financing method.

Sober Island Oysters is aiming to borrow $100,000 from investors on Goparity Canada, a British Columbia-based impact investing platform that lets

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Kraken Posts Record Revenue Once More

  • Apr 21, 2024
  • Avery Mullen

For the second quarter in a row, St. John’s-based Kraken Robotics has posted record revenue figures, revealing it brought in $28 million for the three months ended Dec. 31, a 218 percent increase over the same quarter the year prior.

Seventy

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CDL Atlantic Open for Applications

  • Apr 19, 2024
  • Peter Moreira

Creative Destruction Lab Atlantic is looking for applicants for its two programs for the 2024-2025 season.

The Atlantic Canadian branch of the Toronto-based organization operates two programs each winter: the Prime Stream, which is open to

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