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Managing Director Mark Mathers joins portfolio company Ryde Financial

2018-05-05T16:31:24+00:00

Mark Mathers has joined Vada Capital’s new portfolio company Ryde Financial as Managing Director. Ryde is a motorcycle-only financing program that partners with dealerships throughout Western Canada. Ryde finances new and used motorcycles of any make or model, specializing in Harley Davidsons. In his new role, Mark will support the exponential growth [...]

Managing Director Mark Mathers joins portfolio company Ryde Financial 2018-05-05T16:31:24+00:00

Caltrax Inc. has been acquired by Cad Railway Industries Ltd.

2018-01-09T23:26:54+00:00

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 [...]

Caltrax Inc. has been acquired by Cad Railway Industries Ltd. 2018-01-09T23:26:54+00:00

Sonic Oilfield Services has been acquired by Vertex Resource Group Ltd

2018-05-05T16:10:23+00:00

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 [...]

Sonic Oilfield Services has been acquired by Vertex Resource Group Ltd 2018-05-05T16:10:23+00:00

W21C Innovation Academy 2017

2017-12-27T10:27:56+00:00

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. [...]

W21C Innovation Academy 2017 2017-12-27T10:27:56+00:00

David Robson recognized during June 9 convocation ceremonies

2017-12-27T10:33:57+00:00

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 [...]

David Robson recognized during June 9 convocation ceremonies 2017-12-27T10:33:57+00:00

Explor

2017-12-27T09:44:50+00:00

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 [...]

Explor 2017-12-27T09:44:50+00:00

Creative Destruction Lab – Rockies

2017-12-27T09:11:50+00:00

"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 [...]

Creative Destruction Lab – Rockies 2017-12-27T09:11:50+00:00

Caltrax Named Canada’s Top Small & Medium Employer

2017-12-27T10:43:14+00:00

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 [...]

Caltrax Named Canada’s Top Small & Medium Employer 2017-12-27T10:43:14+00:00

Explor Launches New Seismic Technology to Achieve Near Zero Environmental Footprint from Seismic in the Oil Sands

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 [...]

Explor Launches New Seismic Technology to Achieve Near Zero Environmental Footprint from Seismic in the Oil Sands 2017-12-27T08:32:18+00:00

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