Georgian Bay


who we are

Georgian Angel Network (GAN) has been established to connect angel investors in the Barrie, South Georgian Bay, Orangeville and and Muskoka/Huntsville regions with entrepreneurs needing equity capital to commercialize their innovations.

GAN’s role is to serve as a catalyst for economic development, facilitating deal flow between accredited investors and high-quality investee opportunities as well as providing investor and investee education services.



David Mink | Mink Insurance Services Ltd.

A life-long resident of the Midland and North Simcoe region, Dave joined a family insurance business in the late 70’s after graduating from Laurier University. During his 40 year career Dave and his team have become one the area’s largest brokers and he also made a number of strategic purchases of other brokerage operations.


Dave has been a member of the Midland Rotary Club for over 30 years. Dave has been on many boards, including YMCA, Midland Golf & Country Club, Penetang Midland Basketball Association and Rotary to name a few. He and his wife Michelle where awarded the Individual Philanthropy award from the Huronia Community Foundation and also the Presidents Award from the Southern Georgian Bay Chamber of Commerce for their on-going help to their community and beyond!


Dave is a relative new comer to the Georgian Angel Network, having joined in the fall of 2017 and is invested in one opportunity. He continues to enjoy learning about new business entrepreneurs.


GAN Monthly Investor Meeting + Xcelerate Summit
Oct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Join us for our GAN Monthly Investor Meeting in partnership with Xcelerate Summit! This day will feature: 

A Keynote speaker

The future of the cannabis industry

Gan Monthly Investor Meeting presentations

Xcelerates Summit
Presidents Panel

Social at Flying Monkeys Brewery with Sonic Coalition

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We look forward to seeing you there and encourage you to invite a guest! 
GAN Monthly Investor Meeting
Nov 22 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm