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DEAR CANADIAN FOUNDERS, YOUR TIME IS NOW!

Original article wrote on: April 16, 2020, and can be found here. Written by: Damien SteelThere’s a tired talk track in the Canadian startup ecosystem that somehow our system here is broken. That you, as founders, aren’t ambitious enough, that we,…
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Chickapea closes CAD$9.3m Series C funding round fueling additional US expansion

Original article posted on: 14-Apr-2021By Mary Ellen ShoupCanadian chickpea pasta brand Chickapea has closed a CAD$9.3m Series C funding round co-led by District Ventures Capital, InvestEco Capital, and Export Development Canada (EDC) to support new product innovation and the brand’s…
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GAN Spring Meeting Dates

We are excited to announce our GAN Monthly Investor Meeting dates! We look forward to seeing you soon!  

Dragons’ Den Auditions have BEGUN!

On behalf of CBC’s hit television show DRAGONS’ DEN,  the Georgian Angel Network would like to update you about the virtual auditions looking for the next big ‘thing’ in business.DRAGONS’ DEN gives aspiring entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their businesses…
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Cyber Security Workshop from In-TAC

Georgian Angel Network has been notified of a great offer from In-Tac, which we would like to share with you!Information breaches can happen from one moment to the next, and In-TAC created this course to help Ontario workers learn how to…
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Understanding Artificial Intelligence at Xcelerate Summit

Here at Georgian Angel Network, we are getting ready for our Ai Workshop tomorrow, Tuesday, October 20th from 1 pm – 4 pm! This workshop is in partnership with Xcelerate Summit; a four day business conference in Central Ontario, located…
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Canada’s Top Growing Companies: 2020

This year we are celebrating one of GAN investee companies! A congratulations goes out to: #27 Vive Crop Protection#37 Intellijoint Surgical Inc. of Kitchener#70 Chickapea Pasta of CollingwoodArticle written by: Globe and Mail– Welcome to our second annual ranking of Canada’s Top…
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Update from a GAN Investee Company: Cribcut or should we say BRIGHT!

Bright | September 2nd, 2020TLDR: 5 paying customers on Bright Pass, Thomson Reuters completed trial, iOS and Android mobile apps are launched, graduated the Brandery accelerator.Including today, it’s been 58 days since we’ve rebranded Cribcut to Bright and launched an entirely new…
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Technologists: Consider Canada

 Written By: Tim Bray and Iain KlugmanTim Bray is a software technologist based in Vancouver, B.C. and a former vice president and Distinguished Engineer at Amazon Web Services. Iain Klugman is CEO of Communitech, an innovation hub in Waterloo, Ontario, and a…
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