For those who haven’t already heard, Steve Duff, a highly valued member of the Precision BioLogic Inc family, was recruited for and has accepted a role as President and CEO of Innovacorp, a government-owned corporation that helps young Nova Scotia technology companies reach their commercial potential through investment and support. Steve has been on the board of Innovacorp for several years and will begin this new position on April 1, 2013.
I count Steve as a friend and as a mentor, and wish him the best in this new venture. Steve was instrumental in establishing, formulating, and naming Fritsma Factor, and will remain a faithful contributor. Attached is a letter from Michael Scott, PBI Board Chair, describing Steve’s years at Precision and his new position. Click on this link to read theInnovacorp press release announcing Steve’s arrival.
I will miss Steve’s steady and enthusiastic leadership and support, but recognize that friendship remains through communication via email, social media, and blogs such as this one, not to mention face-to-face opportunities. I’m delighted that Steve’s leadership talents have been recognized by the board of this prestigious agency, and wish him great success.