Prova Innovations and ImaginAble Solutions win the Arthritis Society’s Arthritis Ideator Awards

PROVA Innovations and ImaginAble Solutions founders

PROVA Innovations and ImaginAble Solutions, The Forge clients, have been selected as winners of the Arthritis Society’s inaugural Arthritis Ideator Awards, each taking home $50,000 to support developing their innovative ventures. The Arthritis Ideator Program is an integral part of the Arthritis Society’s bold Innovation Strategy. Matthew Rosato, president and founder of PROVA Innovations pitched their WithinStride® ‘Smart’ in-soles that aid in gait rehabilitation for people with early- and…

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Lianna Genovese wins Young Trailblazer Award

Lianna wins Young Trailblazer Award

Lianna Genovese won the Young Trailblazer Award as part of the YWCA Women of Distinction Awards for the Hamilton and Halton regions. Genovese is McMaster University student in her final year in the biomedical and mechanical engineering program and the founder of ImaginAble Solutions. The Forge client developed Guided HandsTM, an assistive device that enables people with limited fine motor skills to paint, draw, write, and use a tablet…

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Hyivy Health, PROVA Innovations and Tenomix have been accepted to HEALTHI

Congratulations Prova Innovations, Hyivy Health and Tenomix

The Forge clients Hyivy Health, PROVA Innovations, and Tenomix have been accepted to Hamilton Ecosystem to Accelerate & Leverage Trials of Health Innovation – HEALTHI, a funding program in collaboration with the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP), Innovation Factory and the Synapse Consortium. The life science companies will be able to leverage up to $15,000 in funding from NRC-IRAP to work directly with the…

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Imaginable Solutions Founder Wins International Innovation Award

Imaginable Solutions GSEA

On May 4, 2021, Lianna Genovese, CEO & founder of the Hamilton-based startup and The Forge client, ImaginAble Solutions, brought home the Innovation Award at the 2021 Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA). The premier global competition, aimed at university and college student entrepreneurs, is hosted by the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), a high-quality support network of over 15,000 like-minded leaders across 61 countries who recognize exceptional student entrepreneurs around the…

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