Tag Archive: Awards

VenturePrize: The Class of 2015

This week, on Thursday, April 21, 2016, 12 early-stage Alberta companies will compete in four TEC VenturePrize business plan award catagories, in the Fast Growth, TELUS ICT, DynaLIFE Dx Health and Alberta Innovates Student categories. All 12 will have benefited from the mentoring, educational and networking components of VenturePrize. Four will w...


Lorne Babiuk Named a Fellow of the American National Academy of Inventors (NAI)

TEC Edmonton congratulates its board chair and University of Alberta Vice President (Research) Lorne Babiuk on being named a Fellow of the American National Academy of Inventors (NAI). Election to NAI Fellow status is one of the highest professional distinctions accorded to academic inventors who have demonstrated a highly prolific spirit of innov...


Press Release: Tom Fath Named Startup Canada’s 2015 Senior Entrepreneur of the Year

Edmonton, AB – December 4, 2015 – TEC Edmonton is pleased to announce that its nominee Tom Fath has been named Startup Canada's 2015 Senior Entrepreneur of the Year. As president of The Fath Group – with six companies under its umbrella, including O’Hanlon Paving – Tom has been an entrepreneur, risk-taker and innovator most of his adul...


TEC Edmonton Ranked 16th Best University Business Incubator in the World

The University of Alberta’s business incubator is the 16th best in the world, according to the latest global ranking by the University Business Incubator Index. TEC Edmonton, a joint venture of the U of A and the City of Edmonton (through Edmonton Economic Development), also ranked fourth in North America and third in Canada in 2015. The index ...