Category Archives: Clients

FIGR completes massive expansion at P.E.I. cannabis facility

Article reprinted from CBC PEI site – To view full article, click here. Take a video tour of expansion, click here.  An expansion of Figr’s production facility on P.E.I. is almost complete, officials say. The Island cannabis company has added … Continue reading

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Dosecann Finding Success Selling Cannabis Edibles

Reprinted from CBC Prince Edward Island Website – full article here. Take a tour of their facility here. Cannabis edibles hit the P.E.I. market on Dec. 18 and a Charlottetown company that produces them says staff have been racing to keep up … Continue reading

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Emergence delivers expanded Market Intelligence Service

Emergence offers an expanded Market Intelligence Service (MIS) to clients of our incubation program. MIS is a core pillar of support offered to clients of the Emergence program. It is designed to provide access to critical market intelligence to innovative bioscience and food companies in order to help move … Continue reading

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Founder Dr. Ann Gordon wins $50,000 Spark Nova Scotia Award

Emergence client & founder Dr. Ann Gordon of Dr. Gordon’s Bum Cream recently won $50,000 Spark Nova Scotia Award. SPARK is a province-wide competition for early stage technology companies across Nova Scotia. Dr. Ann Gordon’s cream treats a painful skin … Continue reading

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Torigen Founder Ashley Kalinauskas makes Forbes List

Emergence client Torigen’s Founder Ashley Kalinauskas makes Forbes List “The 2020 Science – 30 under 30”. Kalinauskas’ company, Torigen Pharmaceuticals, has developed an affordable veterinary cancer treatment, VetiVax, and make it available commercially. The treatment is a personalized immunotherapy, where … Continue reading

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Chinova Bioworks Launches First Products: CHIBER for Dairy and CHIBER for Plant-Based Dairy Alternatives 

Emergence client Chinova Bioworks issued a news release this week about the launch of their two new products. Today’s consumers are demanding transparency when it comes to the ingredients in their food and beverage products and ingredient producers are lagging behind … Continue reading

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Six New Companies have Joined Emergence

Emergence is pleased to welcome six new companies to the Emergence community: Atlantic Sea Cucumber– They process wild cucumber caught from coastal waters off Nova Scotia – website CNS Contract Research– They offer unique animal models that more accurately reflect the progression … Continue reading

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Emergence Client Job Postings

Emergence client companies are advertising the following career opportunities: Dosecann: Director of Finance, Project Engineer, QC Chemist, Product Developer – Food Scientist, Lead Extraction Technician, Extraction Technician, Packaging Technician, Procurement & Inventory Lead, Lead Technician – Vape, Chocolates, Capsules – … Continue reading

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Three Emergence Clients Semi-Finalists in BioInnovation Challenge

Three Emergence clients are semi-finalists in the BioInnovation Challenge that will be hosted by BioNova at BioPort 2019, Nov. 5-6, at Pier 21 in Halifax. AffinityImmuno, Dr. A.K. Gordon and FieldEtect will be among eight semi-finalists vying to win $25,000 in … Continue reading

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SomaDetect raises USD$2M in Seed Investment and Plans Data Collection Expansion

Emergence Client SomaDetect, a milk quality and dairy data company, have completed their USD$2M seed funding round with investments from New Brunswick Innovation Foundation (NBIF), the Western New York Impact Investment Fund (WNYIIF), and New York Ventures. The investment follows previous … Continue reading

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