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Let's Celebrate our Connection

We're excited to announce we will be in Atlanta the week of May 24 to 27, 2022, with companies from the 2021-2022 Scale-up Hub Atlanta Cohort and others from Atlantic Canada!

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The Scale-up Hub Atlanta initiative is being led by Kirk Barnes, CEO and Co-Founder of TransPharMed, which is an international Atlanta-based sales excellence and business development firm.

Atlantic Canadian Company Participants

Registration is now closed for Scale-up Hub Atlanta. For more information, please contact Lisa Dobson.

Scale-up Hub expands to the Southern US.

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Scale-up Hub Atlanta (the “Program”) helps high-growth and information technology companies based in Atlantic Canada build an international presence and grow their export sales capacity in the Atlanta region. Scale-up Hub Atlanta will be delivered virtually.

What does Scale-up Hub Atlanta offer?

The Program offers eligible Atlantic Canada high-growth technology companies access to the following resources:

  • Professional-guided entry into the Atlanta marketplace (virtual).
  • Dedicated services of an in-market business development professional to help drive sales generation and market development activities over a 6-month period.

Up to six companies will be accepted into the fall cohort of the Virtual Scale-up Hub Atlanta Program and successful applicants must:

  • Be technology-focused, high-growth companies presently selling outside of Atlantic Canada.
  • Pay a non-refundable participation fee of $1,000.00 CAD plus HST.

The companies accepted into the Scale-up Hub Atlanta Program fall 2021 cohort were:

  • Mariner Partners (Saint John, N.B.)
  • The Rounds (Halifax, N.S.)
  • AltoMaxx Technologies (N.L.)
  • Prosaris (Bedford, N.S.)
  • Dugo Technologies (Halifax, N.S.)
  • Sona Pay (Bedford, N.S.)

For program details please refer to the FAQ or contact your respective provincial lead listed below:

New Brunswick
Erin Clendenning

Export Development Executive / Chargé du développement des exportations
Opportunities NB / Opportunités NB
T: 506.440.7498
E: erin.clendenning@onbcanada.ca

Newfoundland and Labrador
Gillian Chatman
Provincial Trade Commissioner
Department of Industry, Energy and Technology
T: 709.729.3922
E: gillianchatman@gov.nl.ca

Nova Scotia
Lisa Dobson
Export Development Executive
Nova Scotia Business Inc.
T: 902.456.0106
E: ldobson@nsbi.ca

Prince Edward Island
Julie Alford
Business Development Officer, ICT
Innovation PEI
T: 902.894.0381
E: jealford@gov.pe.ca

The Virtual Scale-up Hub Atlanta Program is designed for use in complement with each provincial partners’ suite of export-support programs. For information about the additional resources and funding options available to your business, please contact one of the provincial leads listed above.

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By continuing, you consent to NSBI releasing your contact information to any third-party service providers retained for the purposes of evaluation of the program. This consent is valid whether your application is successful or not. You agree to being contacted by any such third-party service providers and will cooperate with them in the collection of information for evaluation of the program.

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