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President & CEO of Semintha Nutraceuticals Ltd., Mr. Nicholas P. Katsepontes, has been nominated for EY Entrepreneur of The Year

Mr. Nicholas Katsepontes, President and CEO of Semintha Nutraceuticals Ltd., has been nominated for EY Entrepreneur of The Year, an award that recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their business and communities, for Atlantic Canada in the biotechnology category.

Mr. Katsepontes received his nomination certificate on June 11th, 2014  in St. John’s, Newfoundland.The finalists for Atlantic Canada will be announced in July, 2014, and the award winners will be unveiled at the EOY Atlantic Awards Gala in October.  The winner from Atlantic Canada will then proceed to the National EOY Awards in November. Mr. Katsepontes noted “On behalf of Semintha Nutraceuticals Ltd...

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Semintha Nutraceuticals Ltd. completes its first significant Birch Sap Harvest

St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada – 04 June 2013 – “Semintha Nutraceuticals Ltd. has completed its first significant harvest of birch sap on its leased lands at Home Pond, Central Newfoundland” announced company President and CEO, Nicholas P. Katsepontes.

“Birch sap is harvested in the spring as birch trees emerge from winter hibernation. The 2013 harvest product will be used for research and development of new products over the next 12 months as well as the current products developed and taken to market by the Company” stated CEO Katsepontes.

“Harvest conditions in Central Newfoundland were optimal in light of the late Spring resulting in a good yield and quality of birch sap with some issues relating to roads and mud conditions impacting access” noted the Company’s Chief Har...

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