From startups to established firms, companies across the region are changing the world While Atlantic Canada is home to innovation superstars like Verafin and Emera, there are smaller firms across the region that are also bringing new products and services to market, joining prestigious incubator …

In my last piece I identified the very serious extent of Newfoundland and Labrador’s fiscal situation. I also promised to offer up some possible solutions in this edition. In no order of priority, let’s dive in… First, I recommend a comprehensive overhaul of the CNLOPB, …

CEO and co-founder of ProcedureFlow, a knowledge management software platform that makes complex information and procedures more visual and easier to follow. Hometown: Beresford, N.B. Alma mater: Université de Moncton (Bachelor of Informatique Scientifique Appliquée) Headquarters: Saint John, N.B. Founded: 2015 What does ProcedureFlow do? …

The coronavirus pandemic proved that reliable high-speed internet access is a need, not a want—and that too much of Atlantic Canada is off the grid As schools, churches, funerals, meetings, working from home, grocery and other shopping all morphed on-line in early 2020, the inadequacies …

If you’ve come here looking for rosy-eyed Pollyannia, you’ve come to the wrong place. Can you believe I once said 2020 couldn’t be any more challenging than 2019? Cue the karmic ‘hold my beer’. As someone said to me and my co-owner, Tonia Sheridan, a …

The Terra Nova Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) is one of the largest vessels ever built. (Photo: Suncor) Battered by COVID and the global collapse of oil prices, Newfoundland and Labrador’s offshore oil and gas industry is in trouble. Stalled projects and halted production …

Brand expert extraordinaire Phil Otto has a simple message for everyone in these tough times: Be brave, be kind, and take no B.S. On this late-summer afternoon, when the light glides through the window of Phil Otto’s office like it belongs in the company of …

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