Vada Capital is pleased to announce that their longest standing portfolio company Caltrax, has been acquired by Cad Railway Industries Ltd (“Cad”). Vada Capital acquired Caltrax in 2002 and has grown the company to be the well-respected entity it is today. Caltrax is now a proud part of the Cad organization, which is [...]
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Vada is excited to share the news that their portfolio company Sonic Oilfield Services (“Sonic”) has been acquired by Vertex Resource Group Ltd. ("Vertex"). Vertex has officially acquired Sonic, an Environmental Services Company that provides pressure trucks, fluid hauling, chemical and KCL products in Saskatchewan. Sonic's well-maintained fleet is used to serve the [...]
Jeff is happy to announce he will be a panel judge at the third annual W21C Innovation Academy which is taking place November 1st, 2017. WC21C has partnered with organizations locally, nationally, and internationally to establish an innovation platform through a series of events focused on bringing transformative ideas into healthcare. [...]
Vada is very proud of our founding member Dave Robson for a momentous achievement! Dave was recognized with an honorary degree; Doctor of Laws during June 9th convocation ceremonies. This honorary degree is the University of Calgary’s highest academic honour, given only to select individuals whose noticeable achievements and community service merit [...]
Explor is a privately held Canadian company that specializes in acquiring and owning the highest quality regional 2-D seismic data and licensing these data to oil and gas companies. Explor has been actively acquiring high quality regional seismic data in Canada since 1981. Over these decades of activity, Explor has proven to be highly capable [...]
"Our coaches break down complex business development challenges into eight-week objectives that enable founders to sharpen their focus." “The CDL is a seed-stage program. We focus on the transition phase from pre-seed to seed-stage funding.” President of Vada, Jeff Robson is now a proud member of the Creative Destruction [...]
Caltrax Named Canada's Top Small & Medium Employer for THIRD time. In-house training, having an RSP contributions matching program, and an annual health care subsidy are just a few of the reasons why Caltrax was named one of Canada's top small and medium employers for years 2014, 2016, and now 2017! Congrats [...]
Explor Launches New Seismic Technology to Achieve Near Zero Environmental Footprint from Seismic in the Oil Sandsmarketgr 2017-12-27T08:32:18+00:00
PinPoint seismic source enables Ultra-High Density seismic imaging of oil sands targets while nearly eliminating impact on boreal woodland caribou. Tracks on a near-zero impact seismic line in the oil sands region. Explor successfully launches a new seismic acquisition tool, PinPoint. This new technology achieves near zero environmental footprint [...]
Jeff’s involvement on the Board of Directors for the Hockey Alberta Foundation has brought his attention to a cause he is passionate about; Every Kid Every Community. The Every Kid Every Community program was launched in 2011, with the goal of ensuring a gateway to play hockey for any child in Alberta who is [...]
Vada Capital’s President Jeff Robson is now a board member for the Hockey Alberta Foundation. Jeff is passionate about the community he resides in, and is more than excited to announce his new seat on the board. Jeff has coached minor hockey for 11 years, and being an active member of the [...]