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Intellijoint Surgical Inc. Receives CE Mark Approval for Flagship Product intellijoint HIP®

  WATERLOO, ON, Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Intellijoint Surgical®, a medical technology company, is pleased to announce that it has received the approval of the CE Mark (Conformité Européenne) for its intellijoint HIP® System in Europe. A 3D Mini-Optical Navigation System, intellijoint HIP® provides surgeons with precise measurements for cup position, leg length and […]

Jacobs Engineering Group Selects Coreworx Interface Management for Petrochemical Facility Project

Article via PR Newswire – Coreworx announced today that Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. has selected Coreworx Interface Management for a petrochemical production facility project located in the US and scheduled for operation in 2019.       The project team will use CIM Express, a hosted version of Coreworx Interface Management, to manage the project’s […]

E-Sight – Technology gives legally blind Peoria boy a chance to fly

Article via Journal Star —  PEORIA — National Aviation Day isn’t a widely celebrated occasion, but it will be unforgettable nonetheless for Ryan Rusk. The 12-year-old sixth grader at Lindbergh Middle School took to the skies Saturday with the help of an emerging technology that promises to have a vast impact on almost all aspects […]

RNA Diagnostics – Northern-developed medical innovation given worldwide exposure

Article via Northern Ontario Business – Earlier in June, HSNRI scientist and Laurentian University professor Dr. Amadeo Parissenti announced the institute will be part of a Breast Cancer Response Evaluation for Individualized Therapy (BREVITY) clinical trial to validate the use of the RNA Disruption Assay™ (RDA™) tool for treatment and management of breast cancer in North America […]

GTAN’s Summer 2017 Angel Investing Reading List

Summer is always a great season to spend time catching up on your reading! At GTAN, we believe that learning is an ongoing process, and that a good book can profoundly influence the way you see the world. Here’s our summer reading list to keep your brain sharp!   A Practical Guide to Angel Investing: […]

Communitech News: The Funder’s Side: Tips for founders on choosing an advisory board

Choosing and managing an advisory board can be one of the most rewarding activities for a founder when growing their company – but it requires careful handling to do it right. As an angel for GTAN, I’ve been asked to serve on advisory boards for many different types of founders and companies, and I’ve learned […]

Recap: June Investment Meeting

Tuesday, June 22nd was the season wrap-up for GTAN! We hosted our AGM, June investment meeting, and annual Pauli Awards at Bingemans in Kitchener. Two startups pitched to a packed room. Learn more about JAUNTIN’ and Magnusmode below. JAUNTIN’ is a white-labeled on demand insurance platform that makes obtaining travel insurance quick and easy. Sign-up takes less […]

GTAN Announces 6th Annual Pauli Award Winners

On Tuesday, June 20th, GTAN celebrated seven years of unprecedented success for its members and our community when presenting the three winners of the 6th annual Pauli Awards at Bingemans in Kitchener.  The Pauli Awards is a celebration of GTAN’s many successes, including its Angels committing more than $35 million in capital, resulting in over […]

Recap: May Investment Meeting

The GTAN Angels gathered for their monthly investment meeting at Bingemans on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Prior to the meeting was GTAN|Learn, where local angels learned about the pros and cons of advisory boards from seasoned angel, Richard Cantin. After GTAN|Learn, the investment meeting began, with pitches from Oneiric, FindBob, and chalk.com. Learn more about the […]

Recap: April 2017 Investment Meeting

On April 18, 2017, GTAN held its monthly investment meeting, and Angels were pitched by a variety of exciting local startups. Each founder offered an engaging pitch and interacted with the audience, and all companies that pitched are moving forward into the due diligence stage. Our Angels are looking forward to learning more about each company […]