Entries by Dave Burwell

TRAKOPOLIS Well Received at Canada’s Cantech Conference

On January 17th and 18th, senior members of TRAKOPOLIS’ management team participated in the Cantech Investment Conference. Held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, it is considered Canada’s biggest technology conference. Brent Moore, CEO of TRAKOPOLIS had this to say about the conference. “We considered it to be a big success, we spoke to a […]

Nespresso visits Cuba and Cuban coffee transaction proceeding on schedule

Not For Distribution to U.S. News Wire Services or Dissemination In The United States MONTREAL, Jan. 17, 2017 /- LGC Capital Ltd. (TSXV: QBA) (“LGC”) is pleased to announce that The Cuba Mountain Coffee Company Ltd (“CMC”) has now agreed the contract terms with the Cuban Government owned Asdrubel Lopez, the main processor of coffee […]

Bob McWhirter Talks FLYHT On BNN

Strength In Share Price Comes From Optimism Around Chinese Opportunity On Friday (January 6) afternoon, long time FLYHT follower and proponent Bob McWhirter, Portfolio Manager at Selective Asset Management fielded a caller’s question while appearing on Canada’s Business News Network (BNN). The caller was enthusiastic with his question, stating, “I’ve been sitting on it for […]

Technical Analyst Keith Richards Discusses FLYHT On BNN – Is FLYHT Primed For A Break Out?

Over the holidays (December 30, 2016), Keith Richards, technical analyst and portfolio manager at ValueTrend Wealth Management of Worldsource Securities, discussed FLYHT on Business News Network’s (BNN’s) Market Call Tonight. He fielded a question on FLYHT Aerospace and here’s the key takeaway. “FLYHT Aerospace was in a downtrend and has most definitely begun quite a […]

Fortune Magazine Features FLYHT Aerospace

This morning (December 8th) Fortune.com, the online version of Fortune Magazine, featured a commentary by FLYHT board member and former Chairman of the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board, Mark Rosenker. In the commentary, Mr. Rosenker declares “The technology is available.” He was referring to FLYHT Aerospace’s Automated Flight Information and Reporting System (AFIRS™) and its […]

Alex Ruus on BNN: We Argue It (FLYHT) Should Be Trading Substantially Higher

Arrow Capital Portfolio Manager, Alex Ruus, was more than positive in his response to a caller who asked about FLYHT Aerospace during last night’s (December 5th) appearance on Canada’s Business News Network (BNN). This was his response: We like it very much and good timing. I actually sat down and had dinner with the CEO […]

FLYHT Receives $2.35 Million Interest-Free Government Loan

Wednesday (November 9th) was a good news day for FLYHT as management discussed its second consecutive profitable quarter with shareholders only to be followed that afternoon by a presentation where  the company  received a $2.35 million interest-free loan from the Western Innovation (WINN) Initiative. The WINN funding will be used to “support plans for technology […]

FLYHT Aerospace Notches Two Profitable Back To Back Quarters – Growth Continuing

FLY:TSX-V On the heels of very positive third quarter (September 30th) results, CEO Tom Schmutz and CFO Nola Heale hosted FLYHT’s quarterly conference call, which was noted to be the first money making quarter based on what the company calls “traditional” revenue. In the second quarter, the company sold Intellectual Property for $2.5 million USD […]

FLYHT Featured In Calgary Economic Development Marketing Campaign

FLYHT was recently selected by Calgary Economic Development as one of a handful of companies to promote its national “Be Part of the Energy” marketing campaign. The Canada-wide campaign launches this weekend and runs through late November. There will be full print and social media advertising associated with the campaign, which focuses on non-oil and […]

TMX Group Interviews LGC Capital Co-Chairman Mazen Haddad

QBA:TSX-V The TMX Group very recently posted an interview with Mazen Haddad, Co-Chairman of LGC Capital in which he provides a compelling business case overview for the multi-strategy Cuban focused investment company. Here are some key highlights from the interview. “We see a lot of potential in Cuba. It will allow investors a chance to […]

An Interview with Argex CEO, Mazen Alnaimi – Why He Invested $1.2 Million

“A significant amount of work is done and I think a lot more will become apparent in the next 30-60 days.” “We’ve pretty much seen every up and down” is the way The Howard Group thinks about Argex Titanium since we first invested five years ago and formally began working with the company in early […]

LGC Capital CEO David Lenigas Interviewed By Midas Letter/Financial Post

QBA:TSXV The Midas Letter, which is featured in the online edition of the Financial Post posted an interview with David Lenigas, the CEO of LGC Capital. The interview provides insight into Mr. Lenigas’ Cuban multi-investment conglomerate. Key topics in the interview include the following: What first attracted Mr. Lenigas to Cuba, His success discovering oil […]

LGC Capital: Nigel Rushman Interviewed On “Taking Cuban Sport To The World”

QBA:TSXV LGC Capital and its 50/50 joint venture (JV) partner Rushmans were featured in SportsPro Media a U.K. based premier sports news magazine. Nigel Rushman, the founder and visionary for Rushmans spoke to SportsPro about the recent announcement that Rushmans Cuba (JV with LGC) secured the rights to distribute, market and co-produce Cuban sports content […]

Alex Ruus On BNN – FLYHT “If You Don’t Own It, Own It Here.”

FLY:TSXV FLYHT shareholders have seen a massive surge in volume this morning. We believe the catalyst was last evening’s appearance by Alex Ruus, Portfolio Manager at Arrow Capital Management on Canada’s Business News Network (BNN). In response to a caller’s question, Mr. Ruus outlined why he thinks FLYHT “is really cheap and a great buy […]