Paper Chasin | Oct 29/20

This article was written by Michael Bochoff, Marketing & Communications Specialist at Innovacorp.

Although the pandemic cancelled countless meetings and networking sessions and pushed back fundraising timelines, Reach Orthopaedics has continued to press forward with its innovative shoulder implant for patients...

Paper Chasin | Jul 29/20

This article was written by Michael Bochoff, Marketing & Communications Specialist at Innovacorp.

When the global pandemic reached a fever pitch near the end of March, Halifax-based software company Nxtgen Care was already establishing a frontline position in the battle against COVID-19.

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Paper Chasin | Jun 18/20

This article was written by Michael Bochoff, Marketing & Communications Assistant at Innovacorp.

Sparrow Acoustics is developing a system that allows any health professional to rapidly detect and diagnose cardiac diseases using their software as a medical device (SaaMD) and an electronic stethoscope. With this...

Paper Chasin | May 6/20

This article was written by Michael Bochoff, Marketing & Communications Assistant at Innovacorp.

In the midst of COVID-19, innovators and manufacturers are pivoting to masks and hand sanitizers, with much of the medical industry focusing on vaccines and PPEs needed immediately.

But Ryan Cameron, CEO and founder of...

Paper Chasin | Apr 22/20

This article was written by Michael Bochoff, Marketing & Communications Assistant at Innovacorp.

As COVID-19 pulls the rug out from under so many start-ups around the world, Matt Zimola, CEO and co-founder of ReelData, and his team are continuing their resiliency in the face of uncertainty.

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Paper Chasin | Feb 7/20

This article was written by Michael Bochoff, Marketing & Communications Assistant at Innovacorp.

Stuart Boyd, CEO of Invisible Agents, may be a fresh face on the Nova Scotia start-up scene, but despite what his company’s name may suggest, he is certainly getting noticed.

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Paper Chasin | Jan 24/20

Innovacorp’s Intersect Challenge promotes the intersection of established organizations and entrepreneurship.

Local organizations share a problem they are experiencing, and aspiring entrepreneurs pitch digital solutions for a chance to win $10,000 in cash and other support.

We’re looking for organizations who are experiencing a problem that could be solved by a new, innovative...

Paper Chasin | Dec 20/19

Sumit arrived in Nova Scotia through Innovacorp's Start-Up Visa Program on November 29, 2019. He came to Halifax from Mumbai, a densely populated city on the west coast of India. 

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Paper Chasin | Oct 2/19

Alentic is changing the face of medicine – one pinprick at a time.

Alentic Microscience founder and  CEO Alan Fine is revolutionizing patient care with a pocket-sized medical device that can generate a range of medical test results in a matter of minutes from only a pinprick of blood.

Alan began down this exploratory path in 2009, a serendipitous offshoot of his...

Paper Chasin | May 1/19

Congratulations to one of our portfolio companies – medical device innovator ABK Biomedical – on its recent Series B round.

The C$40-million financing is the largest venture capital round ever in Atlantic Canada. Investors included F-Prime Capital and Varian Medical Systems. The money will be used to further develop ABK’s liver tumour radiation technology. The company is developing...