Half of Canadian Small Businesses Now Using the Cloud

Canadian small businesses are proving themselves to be fast adopters of new technologies in the race to compete against larger companies, according to a recent national survey. Conducted by Leger on behalf of Primus Telecommunications Canada, the national online survey, entitled Embracing the Cloud: Cloud services create small business edge, shows...

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Former Juniper Networks and Macromedia Executive Joins Hootsuite as CMO

Hootsuite has named Penny Wilson their new Chief Marketing Officer (CMO).

Wilson will lead Hootsuite’s global marketing organization from their Vancouver headquarters and help drive the growth of its customer base of more than ten million users, including 800 of the Fortune 1000 companies.

Wilson has more than 30 years of experience as a senior marketing and operations executive at large enterprise technology companies.

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Canadian Electronic Signature Company Acquired for $85 Million

NASDAQ-traded VASCO announced today that they have acquired Montreal e-signature provider Silanis Technology for $85 million in a cash deal.

VASCO Data Security International is a global leader in authentication, electronic signatures, and identity management and Silanis Technology is a leading provider of electronic signature (e-signature) and digital transaction solutions used to sign, send and manage documents.

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