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Jon Elkin

Jon Elkin
Jon graduated from Queen's University with a degree in Political Studies and then went on to earn his Master's Degree in War Studies from the Royal Military College of Canada. He is an active member of the NATO Association of Canada, and outside of work enjoys skiing, running and mountain biking.
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defence, innovation, Features

By Jon Elkin | December 4, 2018

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Defence and innovation have always gone hand-in-hand. Whether the innovation originated in defence or was simply perfected by it, the examples are countless: from the Internet, to radar, to good ol’ duct tape.

Working for OMX, a collaborative platform for accessing procurement opportunities and analyzing the socio-economic impacts of organizations, I know how crucial government support and investment can be for building the necessary infrastructure to develop next-generation technologies.

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canada, united states, mexico, news, Features, manufacturing, trade

By Jon Elkin | December 3, 2018

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The USMCA was signed at the G20 summit this weekend - with two big changes you need to be aware of. Find out what the new NAFTA will mean for Canadian trade and business.

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OMX, supply chain, platform features

By Jon Elkin | November 22, 2018

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We've enhanced the OMX platform to include custom fields, questions, and reporting - giving you maximum insight on every level of your supply chain. Reduce risk, improve costs, and generate the most accurate analytics - only with the world's most powerful procurement platform.

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canada, programs, marine, procurement

By Jon Elkin | October 19, 2018

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Lockheed Martin Canada is the preferred bidder to design the Canadian Surface Combatant. Here's everything you need to know about this $60 billion program including timeline, cost break down, and Canada's greater procurement strategy.

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OMX, platform features

By Jon Elkin | October 9, 2018

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The world's most powerful procurement database is growing to include provincial and municipal opportunities across Canada. Learn how to leverage these new opportunities data and win new business!

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