Current Archives
2018-05-03
Centraide of Greater Montreal's Campaign 2018
Stephen Bronfman will serve as co-chair of the campaign alongside Marie-Josée Lamothe, Managing Director of Branding at Google Canada. More...
2018-04-11
Emerging Entrepreneurs Contest Winners Announced
The contest recognizes and rewards Québec-based up-and-comers who contribute to the advancement of business by demonstrating remarkable creativity and innovation. More...
2018-03-30
Riding the Next Waves in Food & Beverage: 7 Defining Trends for the Industry
Claridge has been targeting the healthier segments of the food and beverage industry that are aligned with positive demand trends and that will impact the industry medium to long term. As part of our industry analysis, we regularly attend trade shows to get an overview of the trends shaping the North American industry. More...
2018-03-26
Montreal's Reacts Platform Selected by Global Leader Philips to Revolutionize Remote Collaboration in Portable Ultrasound
Innovative Imaging Technologies Inc. (IIT) is proud to announce that global health technology leader Philips has selected its Reacts collaborative platform for integration into the Philips Lumify portable ultrasound system, which will become the world's first integrated tele-ultrasound solution. More...
2018-02-16
Montreal-based B2ten is giving Canadian Olympians a better run for their money.
The citizen-led initiative is assisting Canadian Olympians reach their ambitious goals. More...
2018-02-08
Claridge eyeing new opportunities in the food and beverage sector
Claridge is hungry for more food and beverage deals after selling Les Plats du Chef. Future investments will target entrepreneurial firms in North America, especially those tied to growing trends in nutrition, health and wellness. More...
2018-02-07
Claridge seeks new food and beverage investments
Offers a differentiated partnership model
Montreal, February 7, 2018 - Claridge Inc., the family office of Stephen Bronfman, is pursuing new food and beverage investments through a differentiated partnership model. Claridge was early to identify growing demand for organic, specialty, ethnic, and convenience food. Future investments will focus on More...
2018-02-07
The guard is changing at the Claudine and Stephen Bronfman Family Foundation
The founding executive director Nancy Rosenfeld is retiring at the end of 2018 after 20 years at the helm of the Foundation. More...
2018-01-30
Busbud refuels its bus travel booking platform with $11M
Montreal-based travel booking platform Busbud has closed an $11M Series B round led by iNovia Capital. New investors backing the company include Teralys, Claridge and Plaza Ventures. Existing investor Real Ventures also participated in the round. More...
2018-01-16
Israeli cybersecurity company AlgoSec raises $36M
Claridge Israel has made a $36M investment in AlgoSec, a leader in business-driven firewall and network security policy management solutions, with exposure into high growth, cyber security management and enterprise software More...
2017-11-20
Entrepreneur Of The Year Family Business Award of Excellence
The Bronfman Family received the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Family Business Award of Excellence More...
2017-07-20
FreshBooks Raises $43 million USD to Fuel Growth of Its New Platform in North America
A market leader in online billing and accounting for small businesses and independent professionals announces a major Series B funding. More...
2017-07-06
C.H. Guenther & Son Inc. Acquires Les Plats Du Chef Inc.
Claridge completes the sale of a leading premium frozen food and snack company. More...
2017-06-02
Martin Tremblay Joins Solotech
Solotech is pleased to announce the appointment of Martin Tremblay as the new President and Chief Executive Officer More...
2017-05-30
Committee will guide $100-million artificial intelligence hub in Quebec
The Quebec government launched a committee composed of academics and business leaders to guide the creation of an artificial intelligence research hub in Quebec. The 12-member committee will be co-chaired by Pierre Boivin, president and CEO of Claridge, and Université de Montréal rector Guy Breton. More...