CEO Selected as a Delegate for a Business Mission to Japan

Origen Air’s CEO, Susan Blanchet, was selected as a delegate for the Second Canadian Women-only Business Mission to Japan, organized by the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada and the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service. As a delegate, Susan will join a dynamic cohort of Canadian women entrepreneurs embarking on the next step for Origen Air’s internationalization […]

Origen Air’s Founders Attended the 2022 Women Business Enterprise National Conference in Toronto

Origen Air’s founders attended in person and presented The Pinnacle™ to women-owned businesses, corporate and government procurement professionals, and those championing supplier diversity at the 2022 Women Business Enterprise (WBE) National Conference. Susan and Andrew met outstanding female leaders running sustainable and diverse companies like Katrina German and Sandra Herriot of Ethical Digital (pictured below) […]

Four Pinnacle™ Units Installed at Bentall Centre in Downtown Vancouver

Origen Air installed four Pinnacle™ units at the Bentall Centre in Downtown Vancouver, BC. The Bentall Towers, owned and operated by Hudson Pacific Properties, feature more than 1.5M square feet of Leed Platinum, Class A office space right in the heart of Vancouver’s Financial District. Los Angeles based Hudson Pacific Properties strives to embed sustainability […]

The Pinnacle™ has been nominated for the 2022 Interior Design’s Best of Year Award

We are thrilled to announce that The Pinnacle™ has been nominated for the 2022 Interior Design’s Best of Year Award in the Environmental Impact category. Interior Design’s Best of Year has become the ultimate measure of excellence, showcasing what’s happening today in every category of design while simultaneously setting the bar even higher for the […]

Origen Air semi-finalist at the KPMG Tech Innovator Competition

Origen Air was selected as a finalist in the KPMG Private Enterprise Tech Innovator in Canada competition – a seat at the Table of Titans. Co-Founder and CEO, Susan Blanchet, pitched Origen Air’s unique biophilic indoor air quality solution alongside other innovative Canadian companies in the semi-finals. The KPMG Private Enterprise Tech Innovator competition recognizes […]

Pinnacle™ Premiere Events in Vancouver and Toronto

For workplace design enthusiasts and innovative professionals working towards a more sustainable world, Origen Air is hosting lunch and learn events in Vancouver and Toronto. Hosted in person by co-founder and CDO, Andrew Crawford, these in-person events will answer your questions and provide inside information about The Pinnacle™, Origen Air’s biophilic air purification solution for […]

Origen Air Studio Sessions at CHEK Media

Lights, Camera, BREATHE! Co-Founder, Andrew Crawford and one of our very talented new team members, Ethan Gibb-Randall, spent multiple hours planning and filming scripted performances and HD footage of The Pinnacle at the CHEK Studios in Victoria BC. We are exceptionally grateful to the CHEK Media staff for their wise mentorship and assistance that was provided on the […]

Origen Air Closes $1.5M Seed Round with Investment from First Inflection Business Advisors

Toronto, Canada – Origen Air is pleased to announce an agreement to accelerate commercialization efforts through significant strategic investment from Canada-based First Inflection Business Advisors (FIBA). Origen Air has developed an industry-first, enhanced plant air purification solution for commercial indoor environments. Their unique combination of bioengineered plants, HEPA filtration and IAQ sensors is a true-green technology. […]

Office Furnishings of the Future

Origen Air Founders Susan Blanchet and Andrew Crawford recently attended their first NeoCon, the world’s most important event of the year for the commercial interior design industry. This annual event took place in Chicago and was a valuable opportunity to meet innovative manufacturers, dealers, designers, architects, influencers, editors and publishers in the sustainable design space. […]

Furnishing with Fresh Air

Origen Air is pleased to announce that the Pinnacle™ air purification system is living and breathing at the Brooks Corning showroom in downtown Vancouver. In cooperation with Robert Ross, owner and CEO of Brooks Corning, Origen Air will be hosting info sessions at the showroom throughout the summer and into the fall. If you love modern design, […]