Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters



Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters

November 29, 2012 12:07 ET

Announcement: Winners and Finalists of the 2012 Regional Awards for New Technology

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 29, 2012) - Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) would like to congratulate all applicants on their achievements and successes realized by developing and implementing innovative new technologies into their products and processes.

CME and the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program work together in turning innovative ideas into action and set our nation apart on the world stage. Through your inspiration and innovation, your organization has challenged the status quo and succeeded. Congratulations to the Regional Winners and Finalists:

  • Atlantic / Nunavut

Winner: MedMira Inc. (Halifax, NS)

Finalists: Nicom IT Solutions (Halifax, NS), RtTech Software Inc. (Moncton, NB)

  • Québec

Winner: Orbite Aluminae Inc. (Montréal)

Finalists: Cadens Imaging (Granby), Photonic Knowledge Inc. (Rosemère)

  • Ontario

Winner: Ensyn Technologies (Ottawa)

Finalists: NutriAg Ltd. (Toronto), TekPak Solutions (Hamilton)

  • Western Canada

Winner: GrowSafe Systems Ltd. (Airdrie, AB)

Finalists: Akshaya Bio Inc. (Edmonton, AB), Intelliwave Technologies Inc. (Leduc, AB)

  • British Columbia / Yukon

Winner: EVT Power Inc. (Vancouver, BC)

Finalists: Cascadia Windows Ltd. (Langley, BC), Cogent Industrial Technologies Ltd. (Richmond, BC)

About CME

Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is Canada's largest trade and industry association, and the voice of manufacturing and global business in Canada.

The association represents more than 10,000 leading companies nationwide. More than 85 per cent of CME's members are small and medium-sized enterprises. As Canada's leading business network, CME - through various initiatives including the establishment of the Canadian Manufacturing Coalition - touches more than 100,000 companies from coast to coast, engaged in manufacturing, global business and service-related industries.

CME's membership network accounts for an estimated 82 per cent of Canadian manufacturing production and 90 per cent of goods and services exports.

Contact Information

  • Diane de Jong
    Executive Director, Innovation Insights
    Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters
    1-800-999-4129 ext. 3260
    diane.dejong@cme-mec.ca