Innovation Boulevard Accelerates Growth with the Opening of New Space in Surrey Central City
Surrey, BC – Innovation Boulevard (IB), a health technology accelerator created in partnership by Simon Fraser University and the City of Surrey, is pleased to announce the launch of its new space at Surrey Central City on April 1, 2017. This new office and collaborative workspace is located adjacent to the Fraser Health Administrative Tower and Simon Fraser University’s Surrey campus.
In their pursuit of accelerating the commercialization of health technologies, this new office expansion enables Innovation Boulevard to help generate growth in the local and international medtech community, and to attract entrepreneurs. Innovation Boulevard will continue offering commercialization support, and office space to entrepreneurs creating health technologies and medical devices. “Our new location at Central City gives our clients easy access to the Fraser Health Authority, SFU-Surrey resources, and the amenities of Downtown Surrey,” says Dr. Peter Payne, President & CEO, Innovation Boulevard.
“We’re happy to provide an innovative environment for companies to continue making incredible advances in healthcare and health outcomes. I invite companies to come and join us in our new space starting April 2017,” said Dr. Payne. “The area is rich with diverse talent, and this new space gives us the opportunity to further expand our reach and ability to service current and existing ventures.”
About Innovation Boulevard
Innovation Boulevard (IB) is a non-profit organization dedicated to health technology advancement and commercialization. IB believes that through collaboration, entrepreneurship and new technology we can develop solutions to some of the most pressing challenges in the healthcare system. IB’s technology accelerator currently supports over 40 health technology companies, and have facilitated the commercialization of six products within the last two years.
For additional information, please contact:
Dr. Samudra Dissanayake
Director, Business Development and Strategy