Release Date: November 21, 2008 Calgary, Alberta – November 20, 2008 – Phase Separation Solutions Inc. (“PS2”), a wholly owned subsidiary of West Mountain Capital Corp. (TSX-V: WMT), is pleased to announce that it has secured a major remediation contract in Western Canada. PS2 has been contracted to remove and treat 6,300 tonnes of PCB contaminated material comprised of PCB contaminated soil and debris stored in an interim storage facility located in Western Canada. The Company will be responsible for the overall management of the contaminated site and will utilize its state-of-the-art soil treatment facility located in Wolseley, Saskatchewan to […]

Release Date: October 21, 2008 For Immediate Release Saskatoon, Saskatchewan October 21, 2008 Golden Opportunities Completes $10 Million Investment In Saskatchewan Gas Marketing Partnership Golden Opportunities Fund Inc. (“Golden Opportunities” or the “Fund”) is pleased to announce that it has completed a $10,000,000 investment in Connect Energy Partnership (“Connect Energy”) by way of a first charge secured debenture (the “Debenture”) bearing interest at a rate of 6% per annum. In tandem with the granting of the Debenture, Golden Opportunities purchased an equity interest in Connect Energy Holdings Ltd., a partner of Connect Energy, for $0.90, resulting in Golden Opportunities holding […]

Release Date: September 26, 2008 Cassandra Kyle The StarPhoenix Friday, September 26, 2008 Consumer demand for bandwidth infrastructure played a key role in Vecima Networks Inc.’s record 2008 fiscal year, the company’s chair and CEO said Thursday. Financial results from 2008 show record sales of $120.6 million, up $26.8 million, or 29 per cent, from $93.7 million last year. CEO Surinder Kumar said the growing demand for bandwidth infrastructure has kept the company busy designing, developing, building and selling products to a number of companies worldwide, including Motorola. Its net income before extraordinary items increased by 24 per cent to […]

Release Date: July 21, 2008 Performance Plants Inc. Announces Equity Financing Accelerates Food Crop and Biofuels Biotechnology Businesses Kingston, Ontario – July 21, 2008 – Performance Plants Inc. (“PPI”), a leading global agricultural biotechnology company with research and development facilities in Kingston, Ontario, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan and Waterloo, New York, announced today the completion of a $13 million equity financing. PPI has developed and patented a range of stress-resistant crop seed technologies (weatherproofing “traits”) that deliver higher yields and more consistent and cost effective harvests for farmers and feedstock suppliers under conditions of environmental stress such as drought and excessive heat […]

Release Date: June 12, 2008 Saskatchewan News Network; Regina Leader-Post Thursday, June 12, 2008 REGINA (SNN) — A colorectal cancer test that’s slated to begin in Regina next week will be the first of its magnitude in the world. The Saskatchewan government, the Saskatchewan Cancer Agency and the Regina Qu’Appelle Health Region are working with Phenomenome Discoveries to develop a clinical trial to evaluate a new serum test for colorectal cancer risk screening. “By combining our resources, we’re able to proceed with what is the world’s largest and most thorough evaluation of colon cancer pathology and metabolic risk factors ever […]

Release Date: June 6, 2008 Murray Lyons, SP Business Editor Published: Friday, June 06, 2008 If you were to poll insiders within Saskatoon’s biotech cluster at Innovation Place and ask them what life sciences company is one to watch, the name Phenomenome Discoveries Inc. will surely be on the list. Numbers alone suggest why. Company executives aren’t going to reveal their firm’s budget for this year. This is, after all, a private company. But you can figure it out roughly once you see the level of capital investment in the laboratories, including a mass spectrometer that cost the company more […]

Release Date: June 6, 2008 The StarPhoenix Published: Friday, June 06, 2008 What is it that Phenomenome Discoveries is working on? How might it lead to better ways of treating major forms of cancer or deadly neurological diseases such as Alzheimer’s? Company founder Dayan Goodenowe does a good job of explaining, in lay language, what the science of metabolomics can do. “Recognize your body is a bioreactor,” he said. “We breath air — it gives us oxygen — we drink water, eat food, carbohydrates, proteins and fats. Our body takes this stuff and turns it into hundreds of thousands of […]

Release Date: March 17, 2008 Phase Separation Solutions Inc. (“PS2”), a wholly owned subsidiary of West Mountain Capital Corp. (TSX-V: WMT),(the “Corporation” or “West Mountain”) has entered into a Share Purchase Agreement to purchase all of the issued and outstanding shares of 1095269 Ontario Ltd., operating as Pharma Processing (“Pharma Processing”), based in Brampton, Ontario. Pharma Processing is a well known pharmaceutical waste management service provider that processes hazardous and non-hazardous pharmaceutical waste at its facility in Brampton, Ontario. Pharma Processing has been in operation since 1994. “This acquisition will provide PS2 with a significant presence in Ontario, a new […]

Release Date: February 19, 2008 VICTORIA –(Feb 19, 2008)–Vecima Networks Inc.(“Vecima”)(TSX:VCM),The Last Mile Solution® for broadband wired and wireless networks,today announces significant positive momentum in orders in the converged wired solutions market segment. The Company has received orders for OEM modules calling for approximately $6.6 million in deliveries by the end of March 2008, and an additional $10.1 million by June 30, 2008. Manufacturing capacity is being expanded rapidly to meet this growing demand. “We are very pleased with the continued success of our OEM modules in the leading edge broadband markets we supply to,” said Dr. Surinder Kumar,Chairman and […]

Release Date: February 7, 2008 Can Pro Ingredients Begins Production at New Plant For Immediate Release: January 25, 2008 Arborfield and Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada – Can Pro Ingredients Ltd. (“Can Pro” or the “Company”) announced today that it has commenced production of new canola protein concentrates at its plant in Arborfield. As part of its previously announced facility construction and scale up, Can Pro has established sample scale production to meet growing demand from ingredients purchasers. It is anticipated that approximately 20,000 kg of canola protein concentrate will be produced over the next few months. The plant will also generate […]