Apr 05 2019

Pyrowave: the subject of a recent CBC Report

Toronto, ON – April 4, 2019 A recent CBC report showcased Pyrowave as one of three companies in Canada aiming to address the problem of how to efficiently recycle styrofoam. As the CBC report noted, 80 percent of styrofoam waste in Canada and 94 per cent in the United States is not currently being recycled. […]

Jan 29 2019

AI-powered Insurtech ProNavigator Closes 2 Million Equity Financing

Kitchener-Waterloo, ON – January 28, 2018 ProNavigator, a technology platform company using artificial intelligence (AI) to reinvent the customer experience and drive growth in the insurance industry, has closed its latest seed round of equity financing, bringing its total funding to over $2 million. The round was co-led by GreenSky the Capital MaRS Investment Accelerator […]

Dec 21 2018

Cyclica drives new research capabilities for Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, through its AI Augmented Screening Platform

TORONTO — December 20, 2018 Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, a leading science and technology company, announced that it has entered into a licensing agreement with Cyclica Inc. for the use of Ligand Express®, a cloud-based in silico proteome screening platform. Ligand Express® is a structure-based and artificial intelligence (AI) augmented proteome screening platform that is […]

Nov 27 2018

Cyclica Drives Drug Discovery Through AI-Augmented Integrated Network of Cloud-Based Technologies together with Bayer

TORONTO — November 26, 2018 Cyclica (, a Bayer G4A company is pleased to announce a collaboration with Bayer to advance drug discovery programs by gaining insights into the polypharmacological profiles of small molecules, while further evolving Cyclica’s integrated network of enabling technologies. Through a multi-phase collaboration, Cyclica will provide its cloud-based proteome screening Ligand […]

Sep 27 2018

Nanovista Appoints Dr. Vincent Lenaerts As New CEO

Toronto, ON – September 27, 2018 GreenSky Capital Inc. is very pleased to welcome Dr. Vincent Lenaerts as the new Chief Executive Officer of Nanovista Inc. (“Nanovista”). Dr. Lenaerts has executive experience in a variety of fields including nanotechnologies, drug delivery, diagnostics, peptides, endocrinology, ophthalmology and oncology and has held CEO positions at Miraculins, Bioxalis […]

Sep 06 2018

GreenSky Accelerator Funds Invest in Weever Apps

Toronto, ON – September 6, 2018 GreenSky Capital Inc. is pleased to announce that its affiliated venture funds, the GreenSky Accelerator Funds I and II, have led a $900K equity investment in Weever Apps in syndicate with members of the GreenSky President’s Club. Weever is a Hamilton-based software company that makes technology to simplify processes […]

Jul 12 2018

AOMS Technologies Announces the Launch of LumiCon™, a New Generation of Concrete Sensors

This article was published on PRNewswire Toronto – July 11, 2018 AOMS Technologies Inc. ( announced the launch of LumiCon™, an in-situ distributed concrete monitoring platform using AOMS patented Fiber Optic Sensing Technology (AOMS-FOS™). AOMS LumiCon™ system enables general contractors and ready-mix concrete producers to remotely collect continuous, distributed, and real-time temperature and moisture data […]

Pyrowave Receives First Investment of Export Development Canada’s new Cleantech Co-Investment Program

Toronto – July 9, 2018 GreenSky Capital is proud to announce that Pyrowave Inc.. which uses its unique microwave technology to process plastic waste, will receive a $1-million investment under Export Development Canada’s (EDC) new Cleantech Co-Investment Program. It is the first investment of the program. Said Pyrowave CEO Jocelyn Doucet, “We’re proud to be […]

Apr 03 2018

GreenSky Accelerator Fund II Invests in ProNavigator

Update: GreenSky President’s Club – Further Investment in ProNavigator Toronto, ON – March 27, 2018 GreenSky Capital Inc. is pleased to announce that members of the GreenSky President’s Club have made a $350,000 investment as part of a seed round in ProNavigator Technologies Ltd. (“ProNavigator”). In addition to the original $400,000 lead investment made by […]

Feb 21 2018

The Top Barrier To AI In Drug Discovery May Surprise You

Source – By Simon Smith He nailed the presentation. It was March 2016. Naheed Kurji was pitching his AI drug discovery startup, Cyclica. The audience was a large group of scientists. It included senior scientists and heads of computational drug discovery and chemistry. These were the right people. Kurji hit the key points and […]