MONTREAL, Oct. 24, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Sofame Technologies Inc. (TSX-V:
SDW) (OTC.PK: SFMGF), a leading Canadian manufacturer of
environmentally efficient industrial water heaters and cost effective heat recovery systems for traditional boilers, is pleased to be named as one of the top three
finalists in the Green Building Category at the 2013 Global Cleantech Cluster Awards.
The Global Cleantech Cluster Association announced the finalists for its
2013 Global Top 30 Later Stage Awards on October 21st. The mid-to-late
stage companies originate from a variety of cleantech industries,
including solar, wind and clean web to lighting, energy efficiency,
waste, and water. Each company was evaluated based on their merits in
technological innovation and business acumen using the Keystone Compact
The Top 30 semi-finalists in all ten categories will now be judged by 28
cleantech venture capitalists, investors and serial entrepreneurs who
collectively manage $3.5 billion in clean technology investments. The
GCCA judges include SJF Ventures, Blue Hill Partners, Spring Capital,
Sofinnova Partners and many more, who will ultimately hand-select the
winners. The Best in Class winners in the 10 Later Stage Award
categories will be announced at the Corporate Cleantech Venture Day on
November 20th at Sibelius Hall in Lahti, Finland.
"The 2013 Global Top 30 demonstrate investability, strong product
differentiation, scalable business models and have secured solid market
traction in their various clean technology sectors," said Dr. Peter
Adriaens, Head Judge of the GCCA Later Stage Awards and developer of
the Keystone Compact™ and associated scoring method. "Narrowing down
the nominations from 160 to 30 follows a detailed and robust process
and analytics. The 2013 Global Top 30 some of the world's most sought
after equity investable cleantech companies based on value capture
potential in their CleanTech industry sectors."
Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as
that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
SOURCE: Sofame Technologies Inc.
For further information:
President & CEO
(514) 523-6545 x200
GCCA MEDIA CONTACT
Lisa Ann Pinkerton