Tag: Investor

Posted on: May 9, 2022 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 0

Angel investing in the Yukon: an exciting road ahead

Spring Activator is partnering with YukonUniversity Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Yukonstruct, and Yukon Venture Angels to develop the ecosystem of early-stage angel investors in the Yukon. Since the start of 2022, these organizations have partnered to launch the first Investor Challenge in the territory. The goal has been to foster interest …

Posted on: March 28, 2019 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 0

Impact Investor Challenge Kickoff

We’re excited to be kicking off our new Impact Investor Challenge next Wednesday!   What is the Impact Investor Challenge? A social Impact mindset is on the rise and businesses are starting to be more mindful of ethical practices. There has been an increasing demand from investors to understand how …

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Posted on: April 13, 2018 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 0

7 Traits to Score a Unicorn…investor that is.

In my last article, 3 Secrets to Pitching Investors, I covered some tips to keep in mind when you’re preparing your investor pitch. Not all investors are alike, however, and as great as it is to get that golden opportunity to pitch, you need be prepared to vet your investor if …

Spring Activator Weekly Idea Roundup
Posted on: February 1, 2018 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 0

Weekly Tech Roundup: Feb 1, 2018

1. Government Accepting Applications for $400 Million Venture Capital Catalyst Initiative The Canadian government is accepting expressions of interest for its $400 million Venture Capital Catalyst Initiative starting today. The $400 million — managed by BDC over three years — will be given to VCs that meet specific criteria. Read …

Spring Activator Weekly Idea Roundup
Posted on: December 21, 2017 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 0

Weekly Tech Roundup: December 21, 2017

Check out this week’s Tech Roundup and get the scoop on the latest tech trends and news before 2017 wraps up. 1. Foodee named one of Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50™ companies Foodee, a leading corporate meal delivery service who secured $10M in Series A financing this year from investors including BDC Capital …