Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd. Partners with TEC Edmonton in support of the TEC Health Accelerator

June 30, 2016 – Edmonton, AB – The Canadian headquarters of the globally-operated pharmaceutical company, Boehringer Ingelheim has joined business incubator TEC Edmonton’s group of industry partners to deliver advanced services and resources to Alberta entrepreneurs through the TEC Health Accelerator program.

Led by TEC Edmonton, in partnership with Innovate Calgary, the TEC Health Accelerator is […]

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Edmonton Organ Transplant Company Tevosol Secures Financing

EDMONTON, AB–(Marketwired – June 29, 2016) – Medical device company Tevosol is one step closer to improving the lives of patients awaiting organ transplants after securing $2 million in financing. This TEC Edmonton client and University of Alberta spinoff company has designed a medical device that keeps critical organs such as hearts and lungs viable […]

By |June 29th, 2016|TEC Clients, TEC Company News|0 Comments

TEC Client VaxAlta Announces Publication of Research

TEC client and University of Alberta spin-off company VaxAlta recently announced the publication of their research in the May 25, 2016 issue of Nature Scientific Reports. Jason Ding, Acting CFO of VaxAlta, is also an Executive-in-Residence of TEC and the Director of the TEC Health Accelerator program.

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VaxAlta Inc. Announces Publication of Research on […]

By |June 6th, 2016|Innovation Community, TEC Clients|0 Comments

TEC Edmonton Partners with Sanofi to Accelerate Alberta Healthcare Companies

May 2, 2016 – Edmonton, AB – Business incubator TEC Edmonton has announced a strategic partnership with Sanofi Canada, a leading healthcare company, to provide new opportunities for Alberta healthcare professionals and researchers through its TEC Health Accelerator program.

Led by TEC Edmonton, in partnership with Innovate Calgary, the TEC Health Accelerator is an initiative designed […]

By |May 2nd, 2016|TEC Company News, TEC Health Accelerator|0 Comments

TEC Edmonton and DynaLife Dx Partner to Support New Edmonton Health Companies

Edmonton, AB – January 21, 2016 – DynaLIFE Dx and TEC Edmonton are pleased to announce a two-year partnership designed to encourage the growth of new, innovative Edmonton companies, especially in the health sector.DynaLIFE Dx will be sponsoring a new health-company stream in the annual TEC VenturePrize Business Plan Competition.  All participating health-based start-ups will have […]

By |January 21st, 2016|Partnerships, TEC Company News|0 Comments

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 […]

CQuest Partners Acquires Commercial License for Next-Generation Energy Storage Technology

CQuest Partners LLC of Wellington, FL have acquired from the University of Alberta the global commercial development license to the patents and intellectual property that cover the processes that synthesize graphene-like carbon nanosheets from bio-precursors such as hemp fiber, peanut shells, and other organic matter.

Developed by Dr. David Mitlin(now of Clarkson University) and his team, […]

By |November 17th, 2015|TEC Clients|0 Comments

Press Release: UBI Awards in North America: Innovate Calgary and TEC Edmonton rank among top five in North America

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UBI Awards in North America: Innovate Calgary and TEC Edmonton rank among top five in North America.

CALGARY/EDMONTON, AB, CANADA – November 6, 2015 – Alberta’s two leading university business incubators, Innovate Calgary and TEC Edmonton have been named the third and fourth best university business incubators in North […]

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Press Release: Edmonton Nominees Win Six of Nine 2015 Startup Canada Prairie Region Innovation Awards

Edmonton, AB — October 13, 2015 — TEC Edmonton congratulates the success of its nominees and associates for the Startup Canada 2015 Awards (Prairie Region).

“That six of the nine Prairie Region awards should go to Edmonton-based individuals and organizations speaks volumes about Edmonton’s growing reputation as an innovative, entrepreneur-friendly city,” says TEC Edmonton CEO Chris […]

By |October 13th, 2015|Innovation Community, Partnerships, TEC Company News|0 Comments

Press Release: Harper Government Supports High-Tech Exporting Opportunities

July 30, 2015 – Edmonton, Alberta – Western Economic Diversification Canada

Today, the Honourable Tim Uppal, Minister of State for Multiculturalism (pictured above), on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced an investment for TEC Edmonton to assist high-tech small- and medium-sized enterprises to enter the Latin American market.

Federal […]

By |July 30th, 2015|TEC Company News, TEC International|0 Comments