(PRWEB) November 23, 2010
Company Achieves Acknowledgment for Accelerated Growth and Continued Success
Icegen Inc. today announced it was awarded Cleantech Company to Watch by CleanTech North. The company was recognized for its accelerated successful growth inside and outside of Canada.
“CleanTech North’s mandate is to accelerate growth of Canadian Cleantech companies, said Henry Vehovec, Executive Director for CleanTech North. “This award pays tribute to Icegen’s growth efforts and underscores the company’s success.”
The CleanTech North selected the Cleantech Companies to Watch by an advisory panel of Canada’s foremost authorities on Cleantech, based on proprietary technology; market potential, domestically and internationally; quantifiable sustainability benefits, such as energy reduction, environment improvement, greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction, carbon footprint cutback; scalability of business model; and management team.
"We are honored that Icegen has received this acknowledgement”, said Motti Einhorn, President and CEO of Icegen. “We attribute our success to our patented technology and partnering strategy. Icegen ignites a new way of thinking about energy efficient refrigeration and thermal storage solutions. Slurry Ice has long been a great solution for the refrigeration and thermal storage marketplaces. IceGen's revolutionary Slurry Ice delivers results where competing solutions simply fall short. Our goal is to deliver a reliable energy efficient solution to our customers to improve product quality, reduce costs, and provide innovative power (kW) shifting strategies”.
About CleanTech North
The CleanTech North (CTN) consortium provides innovative Canadian businesses with the support they need to achieve success in the global Cleantech marketplace. CTN facilitates access to tier one service providers who can provide companies with expertise across a range of market areas, including technology, engineering, accountancy, corporate and intellectual property law, procurement, lean manufacturing, taxation, international trade, business development, finance, and operations.
CleanTech North focuses on the accelerated commercialization of Smart Grid Infrastructure, Water Treatment and Waste Management solutions. For more information, please visit, http://www.cleantechnorth.com. The following companies are members of CleanTech North: Behr & Associates, Cooley Godward Kronish LLP, Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP, GrowthWorks, HUB International, MaRS, Maquarie Private Wealth, National Angel Capital Organization, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, and the Royal Bank of Canada.
IceGen Inc. is a pioneer in the field of ice slurry production systems. Founded on over 40 years of experience in Slurry Ice generation, IceGen holds numerous worldwide patents and with their Revolutionary Scrape Surface Plate Heat Exchanger, the company is winning accolades and converts worldwide. For more information please visit http://www.icegeninc.com or contact info(at)icegeninc(dot)com