Dr. Joseph Gabriele, co-founder of Emergence client, Delivra from Hamilton, Ontario and Charlottetown, PEI, has walked away with the 2018 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year award in the Health Care category in the Ontario region.
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Delivra Corp. manufactures and sells a growing line of natural topical creams with the proprietary transdermal delivery system platform under the LivRelief™ brand, for conditions such as joint and muscle pain, nerve pain, varicose veins, wound healing, and under the LivSport™ brand for sports performance. LivRelief™ products are available in pharmacies, grocery chains, and independent health food stores across Canada, and in the United States on-line. In parallel, Delivra also has a mandate to license its patent-pending proprietary transdermal delivery technology platform to pharmaceutical companies globally, for the transdermal delivery of repurposing Rx molecules to treat a broad range of conditions, along with licensing its over-the-counter products globally.