Target Tape is a Canadian medical device company committed to improving the accuracy of medical procedures. Our products are radiovisible, allowing surgeons and healthcare providers to target their interventions with pinpoint precision.
Target Tape was founded in 2010 by recent graduates from the University of British Columbia (UBC). In the years following, strong support from the medical and business communities propelled Target Tape to meet and exceed its financing and development goals. With our finished X-Grid™ and X-Line™ products in the final phases of clinical testing, Target Tape will be commercially available in Spring 2016.
Meet the Team
Paul Geyer | Board Director
Paul founded Mitroflow International Inc. in 1991, growing the tissue heart valve company from 9 to 125 employees. He sold it to Sulzer Medica for over $50 million. Paul went on to found Medical Venture Corp. (now Neovasc Inc.), a specialty vascular device company, where he was responsible for raising over $37 million in equity financing and expanding the company's product portfolio through internal development and the acquisition of three other companies. Paul is the current CEO at LightIntegra and Chairman at Neovasc. Paul graduated with a BASc in Electrical Engineering from UBC in 1988 and gained his Professional Engineer status in 1990.
Pierre LeDuc | Board Director
Pierre LeDuc is currently a partner in LeDuc Associates Management Consultants. He is also Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors of Ondine Biopharma Inc., a member of the Board of Directors of Novx Systems Inc., and served on the Board of Directors of Providence Health Care for the past decade. Pierre's experience in the health care industry spans three continents and more than 37 years, with the last 14 years in British Columbia. He has over 25 years of senior management leadership experience in the health care industry and over 20 years of experience on public, private, and not-for-profit governance boards, managing budgets of $10 million to over $500 million. During his 21-year career with Baxter, Pierre held several executive positions, ending with President of Baxter Corporation Canada.
Target Tape is a proud member of the Health Tech Innovation Foundation, an Innovation Boulevard partner. Situated beside Surrey Memorial Hospital and near two major universities, our location allows us to collaborate regularly with thought leaders and industry experts.
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"Emerging Rocket" award in the Life Sciences category | 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Seed Accelerator Fund Competition Winner | 2011
BCIC Recognition Prize | 2012
Best Pre-Revenue Company & Best Company Likely to be Acquired | 2011
Enterprize Canada West Region Finals, 1st Place | 2010