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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HealthWave Raises $2 Million to Improve the Natural Health Product Industry

Ottawa's ­​H​ealthWave announced today that it has raised $2 million in funding from angel investors to accelerate growth in the USA.

​HealthWave has developed an award­-winning technology platform that revolutionizes the process by which licensed health practitioners recommend and dispense natural health products and nutraceutical supplements to their patients.

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Canadian Electronic Signature Company Acquired for $110 Million

NASDAQ-traded VASCO announced today that they have acquired Montreal e-signature provider Silanis Technology for $110 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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