Genesis Centre Hosted Hon. Bardish Chagger, Min. of Small Business and Tourism, Government of Canada

On Thursday, March 3, 2016, the Hon. Bardish Chagger, Minister of Small Business and Tourism, Government of Canada and MP Gudie Hutchings, Parlimentary Secretary to Min. Chagger visited the Genesis Centre.  Dr. Kachanoski, Memorial University's President and Vice Chancellor, greeted Min. Chagger and MP Hutchings.  The special guests were given a brief presentation on the Genesis Centre and the success of its client and graduate companies and were then introduced to Neil Chaulk, Vice President of Business Development at Solace Power. Neil provided a brief overview of Solace Power and thanked the Minister for her department's help and support.

The Genesis Centre Management Team then led the special guests on a tour of the Centre to meet with some of the companies resident at Genesis.

The Genesis Centre would like to say a special thank you to Minister Chagger and MP Hutchings for the engaging conversation.  As well, a special thank you to the entire team at ACOA and the Department of Innovation Science and Economic Development for arranging this visit.  Come back again soon!