News releases from Innovacorp (Page 1)

Innovacorp Announces New Board Members

Innovacorp

Innovacorp announced the appointment of two new members to its board of directors today, Jan. 31.

Companies Selected for Accelerate and Start-up Yard Programs

Innovacorp

Seventeen new technology companies have been selected for Innovacorp’s 2018 Accelerate and Start-up Yard programs.

Winners Named in 2018 Spark Innovation Challenge

Business / Innovacorp

A new pain relief company is receiving $50,000 in funding and business guidance through Innovacorp’s 2018 Spark Innovation Challenge, a provincewide competition for new technology companies. The business, Panag Pharma, is one of four winners selected in the Halifax region.

New Board Member Announced

Innovacorp

INNOVACORP--New Board Member Announced --------------------------------------------------------------Innovacorp announced an addition to its board of directors today, Feb. 14.

Province Seeks Manager for $15 Million Venture Capital Fund

Innovacorp

Early stage technology companies will soon have more access to venture capital.

Government Backing Two Private-Sector Venture Capital Funds

Business / Innovacorp

More venture capital will be available to technology startup companies in Nova Scotia and the rest of Atlantic Canada with the creation of two private-sector venture capital funds.

Companies Selected for Ocean and Clean Technology Programs

Innovacorp

A marine technology company in Halifax is receiving $40,000 to further develop its SEA-Stab mooring connector for challenging environments.

New Board Members Announced

Innovacorp

Innovacorp announced the appointment of two new members to its board of directors today, Nov. 9.

Spark Halifax Winners Named in Startup Challenge

Business / Innovacorp

A new wearable technology company in Halifax is receiving $50,000 in funding and business guidance through Innovacorp’s Spark Innovation Challenge. The business, Axem Neurotechnology, is one of four winners selected in the Spark Halifax region of the province.

Spark North Winners Named in Startup Challenge

Business / Innovacorp

A new agri-food company in Bible Hill is receiving $50,000 in funding and business guidance through Innovacorp’s Spark Innovation Challenge. The business, Oceland Biologicals, is one of four winners selected in the Spark North region of the province.

Spark Cape Breton Winners Named in Startup Challenge

Business / Innovacorp

A new software analytics company in Sydney is receiving $50,000 in funding and business guidance through Innovacorp’s Spark Innovation Challenge. The business, Talem Health Analytics, is one of five winners selected in the Spark Cape Breton region of the province.

Spark West Winners Named in Startup Challenge

Business / Innovacorp

A new e-bicycle company in Hubbards, Lunenburg Co., is receiving $50,000 in funding and business guidance through Innovacorp’s Spark Innovation Challenge. The business, SURU, is one of five winners selected in the Spark West region of the province.

Ocean and Clean Technology Startups Get Acceleration Boost

Innovacorp

The Province of Nova Scotia and the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) have teamed up to provide greater support for Nova Scotia startups in the ocean and clean technology sectors.

Innovacorp Board Names New President and CEO

Innovacorp

Innovacorp’s board of directors announced today, Aug. 30, the appointment of Malcolm Fraser as the organization’s new president and chief executive officer.

Government Supports Smart Energy Projects

Energy (to July 2018) / Innovacorp

Nova Scotia researchers and early-stage businesses are getting support to develop sustainable energy solutions, and bring them to market faster.

INNOVACORP--Startups Selected for Clean Technology Acceleration Program

Innovacorp

Five Nova Scotia startups will participate in an acceleration program to help grow their clean technology ventures.

Winners Named in First Spark West Competition

Innovacorp

Six startup businesses from western Nova Scotia are splitting $200,000 in cash and getting business advice to further grow their ventures.

Supporting Forestry Innovation

Innovacorp / Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotia's forest industry got a boost today, July 7, with the announcement of a project that is exploring innovative uses of forest products and new market opportunities.

I-3 Technology Start-Up Competition Provincial Winner Announced

Innovacorp

A Chester-based company that turns municipal waste into valuable products is receiving a $100,000 seed investment from Innovacorp to take its technology to market.

I-3 Technology Start-up Winners Announced

Innovacorp

Fifteen Nova Scotia start-ups have won $850,000 total, in cash and services, to further develop their knowledge-based companies.