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Category: Portfolio News
Taking the uncertainty out of equity valuation
Buy, sell, hold… figuring out the most profitable course of action in the stock market can be complicated. But the new future could be here with Miramichi-based Patchell Brook Equity Analytics.. Patchell Brook’s StockCalc software takes the uncertainty out of equity valuation for publicly...
Stash Energy Gains Power Through Energy Storage
September 11, 2019 It’s no secret that climate change is an important issue that deserves our attention, but sometimes, it can be hard to know how you can begin making changes to do your part. If you’re a heat pump owner, our portfolio company Stash Energy Inc. can help you get started....
Female-led start-up is an Employee Training Powerhouse
September 6, 2019 Daniella Degrace, CEO of Gemba Software Solutions, is a real dynamo of New Brunswick’s start-up community. Before launching Gemba, Daniella served as Vice President at two of the province’s best-known and most successful start-ups – Radian6/Salesforce and Q1 Labs/IBM....
QUBER: Save money and have some fun too!
Budgeting, spreadsheets, and charts – certainly not most people’s favourite topics. And though saving money is a necessary part of almost everyone’s life, it’s usually regarded with about as much enthusiasm as filing taxes or washing the dishes. Moncton-based QUBER aims to change all that....
Milking the Benefits of International Success
From farm to store, a lot happens behind-the-scenes before your milk reaches your glass or cereal bowl. In fact, despite milk’s seeming simplicity, the process to get it to market can be pretty complicated. That’s where SomaDetect comes in. SomaDetect works with farmers to provide the...
eChart Healthcare Aiming for A Piece of the Multi-Billion-Dollar Long-Term Care Software Market
When Amanda Betts founded eChart Healthcare, she knew exactly who could provide her with expert advice on the long-term care industry: herself. Amanda and her family operate the Autumn Lee care home. And while care homes have existed for decades, the solution Amanda offers through her company is...
Game On: TurboPlay Takes on the Gaming Business
Vince McMullin doesn’t wait for change. He creates it. That’s exactly what he’s done with his latest venture, TurboPlay. As president and founder of the Fredericton-based company, he and his team have introduced a new business model for an A.I./machine learning powered personalized video...
Get to know the NBIF team- Meet Dr. Laura Richard
When’s the last time you rode your bike for 10 kilometers? How about 100? How about 6500? Most of us can confidently say that we’ve never considered traversing the length of the former Ottoman Empire by bicycle, but for Dr. Laura Richard, the NBIF’s new Director of Research, that...
Sonrai Security Raises $18.5 Million, Launches Cloud Data Control Service
A cybersecurity and cloud data protection startup led by the former co-founder and CEO of Q1 Labs, one of New Brunswick’s best-known startup exit stories, has just closed a Series A funding round of $18.5 million and is set to launch in the coming months. The round was led by Polaris Partners...