MEDTECH CEO ARMEN BAKIRTZIAN PAYING IT FORWARD BY CREATING INCUBATOR TO KEEP IP IN CANADA AND FOSTER CANADIAN TALENT

KITCHENER, ON, Jan. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Medical Innovation Xchange (MIX), Canada’s first industry-led hub for medtech startups, celebrated its official launch and ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, January 10, 2020 at  its Kitchener  headquarters.  Mr.  Simon  Kennedy,  Deputy  Minister,  Innovation,  Science  & Economic Development provided the keynote address on what infrastructure is required to help retain and successfully scale Canadian medtech startups. Honoured guests included Kitchener Mayor Berry Vrbanovic, Member of Parliament Raj Saini, Member of Parliament Tim Louis, and industry leaders including prominent medtech CEOs, investors, hospital administrators, and government officials. MORE>>

FINANCEIT SELECTED AMONG TOP FINTECH STARTUPS IN CANADA TO WATCH OUT FOR

tracxn.comJanuary 7, 2020 — Canada, one of the major economies in the developed nations, has risen from being a service economy to being an ‘energy superpower’, and now tops the global startup ecosystems following US, UK. MORE>>

JONATHAN ADAMSON JOINS VIVE CROP PROTECTION AS WESTERN REGIONAL SALES MANAGER

Toronto, Canada (November 20, 2019) —  Jonathan Adamson of Pocatello, Idaho is now Western Regional Sales Manager at Vive Crop Protection. Adamson is working with retailers and growers across the Pacific Northwest to develop and create market demand for Vive’s unique product offerings. MORE>>

PROMIS NEUROSCIENCES COMPLETES FIRST CLOSING OF PRIVATE PLACEMENT

TORONTO, Ontario – November 18, 2019 – ProMIS Neurosciences, Inc. (TSX: PMN) (OTCQB: ARFXF), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of antibody therapeutics targeting toxic oligomers implicated in the development of neurodegenerative diseases, is pleased to announce that, further to its news release dated November 13, 2019, it completed on November 15, 2019, the first closing of its private placement of up to $6.5M. In the first closing, the Company issued 10,276,666 Units for gross proceeds of approximately CDN$2,055,333. MORE>>

MUSTIMUHW INFORMATION SOLUTIONS AND NOVARI HEALTH MAKE VIRTUAL CARE AVAILABLE TO INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES ACROSS CANADA

November 11, 2019 — The Cowichan Tribes-owned, Mustimuhw Information Solutions (MIS), is a trusted digital health partner, supplying unique software solutions designed specifically to meet the needs of First Nations Health Centres and Child & Family Service Agencies across Canada. MORE>>