Tag Archive: TEC Centre

Why attend Accelerate?

If you haven’t yet heard, on August 25, TEC Edmonton and the Office of Small & Medium Enterprises of Public Works & Government Services Canada are bringing seven federal organizations under one roof to help innovators get the assistance they need. The event will take place all afternoon at TEC Edmonton’s TEC Centre in the heart of downt...


Exciton Technologies Inc. Makes Turn to Profitability

Exciton founder and President Rod Precht Take it from Exciton Technologies founder and President Rod Precht. Success, he would suggest, does not happen overnight. In Exciton Technologies case, the silver wound-care dressing manufacturer based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, success has been some 10 years in the making. The long-time TEC Edmonton...


TEC Centre: Home to Edmonton’s Rising Entrepreneurs

In 2005, the University of Alberta boldly purchased and renovated the long-empty Hudson’s Bay department store in downtown Edmonton. Re-christened as Enterprise Square, the building re-opened in 2007 as the University’s portal to the city’s business community. The fourth floor has particular significance. Built on what was the Hudson’s B...


Extraordinary Adsorbents: Cleaner, Greener Technology

University of Alberta molecular sieve expert Dr. Steve Kuznicki has worked with TEC Edmonton on many fronts. TEC helped Dr. Kuznicki establish Extraordinary Adsorbents Inc., to commercialize three proven Kuznicki separation processes, all holding great promise as cleaner, greener, safer, faster and cheaper processes than existing separation techn...