News | Feb 25/21

McCain Foods Limited has made a substantial investment in TruLeaf Sustainable Agriculture and its wholly owned subsidiary GoodLeaf Farms, Canada's largest commercial vertical farming operation, to help drive the company's growth and expansion plans.

News | Feb 11/21

Talem Health Analytics — a technology company for auto insurers — announced today it closed a C$2.3 million seed round led by Build Ventures, with participation from Innovacorp, HOLT Accelerator, all existing angel investors, and new angel investors.

News | Feb 11/21

COVE’s new multi-use platform enables rapid, cost-effective product development in ocean technology sector.

News | Feb 9/21

Bioenterprise, Innovacorp, and Nova Scotia Innovation Hub are announcing the companies selected for their latest GreenShoots program intake. Each start-up will receive up to $40,000 and business guidance from seasoned professionals to put their plans into action.

News | Jan 29/21

Forty applications from across Nova Scotia. Thirteen pitches from shortlisted start-ups. Seven winners.

News | Dec 8/20

The New Brunswick Innovation Foundation (NBIF) is pleased to announce the launch of the Early Stage Commercialization Fund (ESCF), thanks to support from the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (...

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...

News | Oct 29/20

Appili Therapeutics Inc. (TSX: APLI; OTCQX: APLIF), a biopharmaceutical company developing anti-infective drug candidates, today announced it has recruited Don Cilla, PharmD, MBA, to serve as the company’s new chief development officer (CDO), effective November 1, 2020.

News | Oct 23/20

Nexus Robotics, the Halifax start-up behind an autonomous weeding robot, today announced it has secured $1.2 million in investment from ...

News | Oct 22/20

A company producing high value industrial chemicals from sustainably harvested seaweed has won $40,000 and other support. The business, SeaChange Biochemistry, is one of seven Nova Scotia start-ups selected after a recent competitive call for submissions in the GreenShoots competition.