SimplyCast Partners with Saint Mary's Executive and Professional Development to Launch Leadership Training Course, a global leader in multi-channel marketing Platform-as-a-Service solutions, today announced that the company has partnered with Saint Mary's University Executive and Professional Development in order to offer company staff a professional business course which will help train them for leadership and management roles, while increasing their knowledge of communication challenges and solutions.

Early Stage Clean Technology Companies Get Boost

Innovacorp’s new CleanTech Pre-Investment (CPI) pilot program offers funding to help companies move closer to being investment ready. Total funding for the program is $400,000, with a maximum of $50,000 available to each company. Funds are non-repayable and non-dilutive, and are to be used to address investment-readiness gaps.

If you have a high potential clean technology start-up approaching investment readiness, perhaps we can help. GET THE DETAILS.

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.”

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.

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:

Artisync Technologies Co-Op Ltd. – Rob Parsons & Darrell Cormier – Sydney
Amount:  $50,000
Artisync is developing a cloud-based hub for the comic book and graphic novel industry that will allow artists to network, communicate and collaborate with each other as well as connect with potential publishers, distributors and customers.


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