Entries by Dave Burwell

FLYHT VP Sales David Perez Talks About Success in China and Sales Growth

It has been almost two years since David Perez joined FLYHT as the VP Sales and Marketing, and Grant Howard, President of the Howard Group first spoke with him about the company’s opportunities. It was time for an update on FLY’s progress on the sales and marketing front. Recently, Mr. Howard conducted a follow up […]

Trakopolis Featured in Canaccord’s Morning Coffee

This morning (March 1st 2017), Trakopolis was featured in Canaccord’s daily popular newsletter “Morning Coffee.” The publication focused on TRAK because of its recent strength in share price. In just two weeks shares of TRAK have risen 35% from $0.68 to where it sits today in the $0.90 range. Below is the full article: Trakopolis* […]

Alex Ruus on FLYHT: “This Will Become, Over Time, a Global Standard for the Industry.”

FLY:TSXV Arrow Capital Management portfolio manager Alex Ruus was very upbeat in response to a question regarding FLYHT Aerospace during yesterday’s appearance on BNN’s Market Call Tonight. FLYHT was selected as a “Top Pick” on an earlier episode of the show. Here are some key points Mr. Ruus made about FLYHT during the segment. “FLYHT […]

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 […]