Vancouver – May 31st 2018 – On the evening of Wednesday, May 30th, Dr. Alexandra T. Greenhill, CEO and Chief Medical Officer of Careteam technologies , a Vancouver based physician tech entrepreneur, received the Startup Canada’s Western Canada Women Entrepreneur of the Year Award sponsored by the Business Development Bank of Canada. As a p roud sponsor of the 5th annual Startup Canada Awards, we are thrilled to recognize and celebrate outstanding achievement in Canada’s entrepreneurship and innovation community across Canada.
“Congratulations to the 2018 winners of the Startup Canada Awards,” said Victoria Lennox, Co-Founder & CEO of Startup Canada . “ These winners represent the very essence of entrepreneurship. We are proud to celebrate their success with Canadians and our partners around the world.”
“Being recognised by this national organisation as a leader in tech entrepreneurship is a tremendous honor, and my hope will inspire people on my team, in my community as well as my own three daughters!” said Dr. Alexandra T. Greenhill. “We live in times where Canadian leaders can rapidly go from idea to massive scale and I am so thrilled to see the impact that our innovation will have for patients and physicians in Canada and beyond”.
Regional winners will now be evaluated by the National Adjudication Committee; comprised of some of Canada’s leading entrepreneurship and industry experts. The national winners will be announced and celebrated at the Startup Canada Awards Grand Finale in Ottawa on October 18, 2018 following Startup Canada Day on the Hill .
About the Startup Canada Awards
The Startup Canada Awards can be likened to the Oscars for the Canadian entrepreneurship community. The awards celebrate and recognize individuals, communities, and institutions that demonstrate innovation, excellence, outstanding achievement, and impact in advancing entrepreneurship in Canada:
● Celebrate those working to advance entrepreneurship in Canada;
● Increase awareness of the importance of strengthening Canada’s entrepreneurship ecosystem and culture; and,
● Incentivize efforts and elevate the ambitions of the Canadian entrepreneurial and innovation community.
For more information, visit www.startupaward.ca
About Careteam Technologies
Careteam Technologies is a team of highly experienced individuals who have now come together around a common passion to solve the problem of health care fragmentation and enable patients to experience optimal health. Careteam is a digital health platform that enables patient-centered care collaboration and system navigation across different health conditions and contexts (hospital, clinic, community and home) so everyone involved is on the same page – patients, family and health professionals. Sold as SaaS to health organizations – set to scale in Canada, US and UK, with an initial focus on dementia.
For more information, visit www.careteam.tech
About Startup Canada
Startup Canada is the national rallying community and voice for Canada’s 2.3 million entrepreneurs. Since launching in 2012, Startup Canada has grown to represent more than 200,000 entrepreneurs and 50 grassroots communities from coast to coast to coast. Through digital programs and flagship events, Startup Canada is the network promoting, inspiring, educating, connecting and giving a voice to Canada’s entrepreneurs; supporting them to start, operate and scale businesses that build a better Canada for the world today and for future generations. For more information, visit www.startupcan.ca .
For more information, and to schedule media interviews, please contact:
Media Relations, Startup Canada
Dr. Alexandra Greenhill
MD CEO, Chief Medical Officer, Careteam Technologies