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Apr 22 2014
News | Posted by dhouse
Hiring Today’s Students: Equals6 Releases 2014 Student Recruitment Report

Equals6 today announced the availability of its 2014 Student Recruitment Report, designed to give employers insight into how to find, recruit and retain today’s students.

“As a company that helps employers connect with top students, we recognized that recruiters need to understand the motivations and expectations of today’s students,” said Andy Osburn, CEO of Equals6, “We conducted this survey to give employers the information they need to more effectively recruit students and recent grads.”

Apr 22 2014
News | Posted by Anonymous
The Rounds Closes $1 Million Seed Capital Fundraising Effort with Funding from Innovacorp

The Rounds, a leader in physician-to-physician collaboration, today announced it has completed a $1 million seed capital fundraising effort.

The fundraising effort closed today with a $250,000 investment from Innovacorp, Nova Scotia’s early stage venture capital organization. The financing will help The Rounds accelerate growth across Canada and drive product development.

Mar 28 2014
News | Posted by Anonymous
Nova Scotia Technology Helps Athletes to Up Their Game

Halifax-based Up My Game is enhancing how coaches and athletes capture, review and share video to improve athletic performance. 

With an equity investment from Innovacorp, Nova Scotia's early stage venture capital organization, Up My Game will refine its product and expand into new markets.

Mar 23 2014
News | Posted by Anonymous
Spark Cape Breton Winners Named

Six new technology companies in Cape Breton have been named winners in the inaugural Spark Cape Breton competition.

A total of $200,000 in cash will be awarded to the following ‎companies:

Mar 19 2014
News | Posted by Anonymous
Basalite Bringing Green Concrete to the Emerald City

Seattle may be nicknamed the Emerald City due to its lush forests, but thanks to Basalite Concrete Products, Seattle is about to get even greener.

Basalite announced Friday (March 15, 2014) that it will be expanding its green concrete masonry offerings by installing CarbonCure’s technology in its Dupont, Washington, plant.

Mar 18 2014
News | Posted by Anonymous
New Research Infrastructure Supports Innovation in Nova Scotia

The computer screen in front of Dr. Randy Newman dances with peaks of red and blue lines as a test subject hooked to a computer in a nearby room listens to a list of rhyming words.

Feb 18 2014
News | Posted by Anonymous
aioTV and TMS Sign Entertainment Metadata Agreement

TMS, the international leader in entertainment navigation, and aioTV, a global provider of OTT middleware to cable operators and other video service providers, today announced that TMS’ world-class On Entertainment metadata will enable advanced search and discovery of aggregated live TV, VOD and online video content in the multi-screen UIs aioTV creates for domestic and international customers.

Feb 13 2014
News | Posted by Anonymous
Highlights from the 2013-2014 I-3 Competition Awards Event


On February 12, 2014, over 300 Nova Scotians celebrated innovation and entrepreneurship in the province at the World Trade and Convention Centre in downtown Halifax. That evening, Innovacorp announced Heimdall Networks as the provincial winner of the I-3 Technology Start-Up Competition. The event also toasted to the 1st and 2nd place award winners from the competition's five provincial zones and the four sector winners in information and communications technology, life sciences, clean technology and oceans technology. Check out the sights from the evening.

Feb 12 2014
News | Posted by Anonymous
I-3 Technology Start-Up Competition Provincial Winner Announced

A Sydney-based company developing technology that protects companies and governments against website and network attacks is receiving a $100,000 seed investment from Innovacorp to implement its go-to-market plan.

Feb 12 2014
News | Posted by Anonymous
I-3 Winners 2013-2014

Below you’ll find descriptions of the zone winners, sector winners and provincial winner in Innovacorp’s 2013-2014 I-3 Technology Start-Up Competition. (Read the release announcing the provincial winner Heimdall Networks. And watch the fantastic animations thank you Devon Parsons of Eizzof Entertainment!