Bernard founded a medical device company which he grew and led to a highly successful acquisition by a global pharmaceutical. As CEO, Board Chair and Director, he has led the growth of both start-ups and corporate multinationals spanning diverse industry sectors including biotechnology, diagnostics, medical devices, electronics and high technology across US, Canada and Europe. Bernard is a mentor to multiple university spin-out companies and is the resident Health and Life Sciences EIR at Innovation Factory in Hamilton.
The ToeFx Light Therapy device is designed to be a safe and cost effective solution for the treatment of toenail fungus (onychomycosis). The solution is based on photodynamic therapy (PDT) technology, which includes light radiation and a photosensitizer.