Sanofi Pasteur Healthcare & Biotechnology Venture Challenge 2012 winners pitch for gold

Five teams of MBA Students and healthcare and biotechnology innovators will  pitch their business commercialization plans live on stage to a panel of experts for a chance to win over $10,000 in prizes

Published on: December 3rd, 2012 Jonathon Shore

Do you know how to dance with angels?

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette It’s been a busy couple of months for Matt Lemelin, CEO of Genevolve Vision Diagnostics, as he hustles to raise Genevolve’s profile and, ideally, its bank account.

Published on: April 30th, 2012 Francis Moran

Looking for that sweet spot to get market traction

By Francis Moran Sometimes, you need to take a step back to get two steps ahead. In the almost two months since we last touched base with Matt Lemelin, CEO of Genevolve Vision

Published on: March 23rd, 2012 Francis Moran

Dealing with the devilish details of bringing IP to market

By Francis Moran According to Matt Lemelin, CEO of Genevolve Vision Diagnostics, there are more than 100 occupations which rely on workers having normal colour vision. As we explored in our last post, civilian

Published on: February 1st, 2012 Francis Moran

Giving a fair shake to the eyes in the sky

by Francis Moran In July 2002, a FedEx Boeing 727 carrying cargo crashed on its approach for a night-time landing in Tallahassee, Fl. A U.S. National Transportation Safety Board investigation identified the first

Published on: December 11th, 2011 Francis Moran

Part I: BlueArc’s challenge to get past the low-hanging fruit

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette Last month, BlueArc Corp., a 13-year-old maker of network storage systems based in California, was acquired by Hitachi Data Systems for a reported $600 million. BlueArc’s business was

Published on: November 9th, 2011 Francis Moran

Part II: Dissecting the brain of the market pays off for BlueArc

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette In a recent post, we introduced BlueArc, a maker of networked attached storage (NAS) systems for managing unstructured data in high-performance computing applications, and Ken Rosen, a corporate strategy

Published on: October 27th, 2011 Francis Moran