Province delivers millions in NOHFC funding in Sudbury

Original article source here: Ontario’s Minister of Northern Development was in Sudbury on Tuesday doling out millions in provincial dollars for a variety of sectors, industries and projects. Greg Rickford commented that it felt “a bit like Christmas” when he delivered financial goodies from the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation (NOHFC) at three stops. [...]

By |2024-02-15T14:32:28+00:00February 15th, 2024|News|0 Comments

Verv Technologies receives $100,000 from CAMEDA to accelerate commercial readiness of low-cost, high-quality blood analyzer

SUDBURY, ONTARIO: Verv Technologies (Verv) today announced it has received $100,000 from the Canadian Medtech Alliance (CAMEDA) to accelerate its path towards product completion in 2024.  “We are grateful and truly appreciative of this financial support,” said Martin Gurbin, Verv CEO. “This award is also an endorsement of our innovation, our progress and alignment with [...]

By |2024-02-02T18:52:50+00:00January 30th, 2024|News|0 Comments

Verv Technologies appoints former Abbott, BD, Philips Senior Executive, John Simmons, as Board Chair

SUDBURY, ONTARIO: Verv Technologies (Verv) is pleased to announce John Simmons as Chair of the Board, effective December 1, 2023.  Mr. Simmons has extensive Board leadership experience and an exceptional track record in executive roles across the Canadian, U.S. and international healthcare sectors. Simmons brings decades of success in leading transformations of large teams, building [...]

By |2024-02-02T18:52:02+00:00November 30th, 2023|News|0 Comments

CEO Announcement – Martin Gurbin to lead Verv Technologies Inc.

SUDBURY – Verv Technologies’ Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Martin (Marty) Gurbin as CEO. Marty brings with him a deep understanding of global healthcare, health innovation, emerging health technologies, and an international network from 20+ yrs. in healthcare and start-ups. Gurbin has assumed this position at an exciting time in [...]

By |2022-09-21T17:44:01+00:00September 16th, 2022|News|0 Comments

Sudbury company devises home blood-test kit

Led by founder Jeff Sutton (pictured), Verv Technologies has raised $3.8 million from a British investor to continue developing its home blood testing kit. The system uses a drop of blood from a finger prick, a disposable test cartridge and a Bluetooth-enabled analyzer to transmit test results to a smartphone app in 15 minutes. The company operates [...]

By |2022-09-07T17:04:12+00:00September 7th, 2022|News|0 Comments

Sudbury-devised consumer blood test kit makes its market debut in 2023

Verv Technologies cashes up to advance its technology through the U.S. regulatory process. The CEO of a Sudbury medical technology company said it's about a year away from taking its transformative home blood-testing kit to the market. Jeff Sutton, one of the founders of Verv Technologies, expects their blood analyzer device, dubbed Vi, to be in [...]

By |2022-08-03T14:45:09+00:00August 3rd, 2022|News|0 Comments


Sudbury-based healthtech startup Verv has secured $3.8 million CAD in seed funding from United Kingdom vitro diagnostics company Randox Laboratories. Peter Fitzgerald, founder and managing director of Randox, will join Verv’s board of directors. Founded in 2012 by Jeff Sutton, Verv is developing an at-home blood testing kit named Vi. With a finger prick of [...]

By |2022-07-26T20:03:44+00:00July 26th, 2022|News|0 Comments

Sudbury firm thinks big with its blood-lab-in-a-smartphone tech

Whether for those with chronic health conditions or those who are just curious, Verv Technologies’ home blood-testing device does more than check blood sugar, it aims to be a high-quality blood chemistry analyser to track everything from cholesterol to hormone levels. A Sudbury-based medical biotechnology company working at the Health Sciences North Research Institute (HSNRI) [...]

By |2022-08-03T14:43:55+00:00July 25th, 2022|News|0 Comments

Sudbury med tech company lands $3.8 million from UK investor

Investment from Randox helps fast-track Verv Technologies' home blood testing kit toward market Sudbury medical technology company, that’s looking to commercialize a home blood testing kit, has secured $3.8 million from its leading investor in the United Kingdom. Verv Technologies announced this week of the seed round funding from Randox Laboratories, a globally recognized biotechnology and [...]

By |2022-07-25T17:11:00+00:00July 25th, 2022|News|0 Comments

Sudbury-based medical technology company secures $3.8M in funding

A Sudbury-based medical technology company said Thursday it has secured $3.8 million in funding from global health leader Randox Laboratories of the U.K. In a release, Verv Technologies Ltd. said the seed money from Randox, an internationally recognized biotechnology and laboratory services leader, will help develop its blood chemistry analyser. “We are thrilled to have [...]

By |2022-07-25T17:09:24+00:00July 25th, 2022|News|0 Comments
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