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.
For professional foot care providers, the ClearToe Light Therapy device by ToeFX is a clinically proven, safe and effective treatment for toenail fungus (onychomycosis). It is the only photodisinfection technology approved by Health Canada for the treatment of toenail fungus.