News

GAN 2nd Annual Angel Investing Winter Summit

We are so excited to officially invite you to the GAN 2nd Annual Angel Investing Winter Summit! We look forward to seeing those who joined us last year, as well as some new faces. This is an action packed two days of…
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Take 5 minutes with Bruce Croxon!

Last month, we had the pleasure of hearing from Bruce Croxon of Dragon’s Den! Bruce spoke at our October GAN Monthly Investor Meeting, this event was in partnership with Xcelerate Summit. With over 75 guests in attendance, we learned about…
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7/10 Startups Try to Scale to Early. Here’s how to avoid being one.

7/10 Startups Try to Scale to Early. Here’s how to avoid being one.Written by GAN Member: Chris Adams of Adams Hamilton –Growing your startup is a tightrope. If you try to scale too soon, you risk spending additional capital before you…
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Recommended Podcast for Investors

As we are winding for the long weekend, our Managing Director, Michael wanted to share a podcast that is a great learning tool for investors! This podcast is produced by the Globe and Mail. Canada is full of truly innovative individuals…
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How Startups Create Investor Relationships

Written by: Joe Procopio Original article posted on: Medium.comNo good investment is ever made without a relationship already in place. No good relationship ever starts out by asking someone for money.This is the ultimate paradox for first-time entrepreneurs seeking investor funding…
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Area businesses could get help from Georgian Angel Network

Written by: Collingwood Today Staff With the launch of the GAN Xcelerate Fund, the Georgian Angel Network will provide 10 Ontario-based businesses with $30,000. A preference will be given to businesses in Barrie, Simcoe, and Grey Counties among others.NEWS RELEASEGEORGIAN ANGEL…
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RAIZIT: Are you Angel Ready?

This evening event will include hearing from a diverse panel of Georgian Angel Network (GAN) members & experts so that you can get an insider perspective on how you can prepare to pitch your business. Take the opportunity to discuss/ask…
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SEC sues KIK over $100M ICO in potential crypto bellweather

Article written by: Kevin Dowd PitchbookTed Livingston@ted_livingstonAbout two years ago, during the early days of the bitcoin boom, a Canadian company called Kik launched an initial coin offering that went on to raise $100 million. Now, the SEC has filed a lawsuit accusing…
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Prevent Human Trafficking: Global Issue, calling Simcoe!

Did you know slavery still occurs in the 21st century? The modern face of slavery is human trafficking. As the second largest illicit business in the world (after drug trafficking), human trafficking yields an estimated $150 billion in illegal profits…
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Events

Feb
20
Thu
2020
Monthly Investor Meeting
Feb 20 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Georgian Angel Network Monthly Investor Meeting. 

Georgian now has a new parking system, Honk. I will be sending out a code closer to the meeting date that you will enter in a kiosk as you enter the building. This code can also be entered through the HonkMobile App, you will be required to create an account. Please have your license number.

Parking Code: To be announced! 

Presenters: TO BE ANNOUNCED!

Live streaming using www.zoom.us is available. Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: https://zoom.us/j/4944492506
Or telephone: +1 647 558 0588 
Meeting ID: 494 449 2506 
Mar
19
Thu
2020
Monthly Investor Meeting & Workshop
Mar 19 @ 1:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Details to be announced!