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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

Mar
5
Thu
2020
Monthly Investor Meeting
Mar 5 @ 4:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us for our Monthly Investor Meeting! We will have two entrepreneurs pitching for the opportunity of Angel Investment. Dinner and refreshments will be provided. Please email Jenna Green if you are interested in attending! 

jenna.green@georgianangelnet.ca 

Apr
16
Thu
2020
Monthly Investor Meeting
Apr 16 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us for our Monthly Investor Meeting! We will have two entrepreneurs pitching for the opportunity of Angel Investment. Dinner and refreshments will be provided. Please email Jenna Green if you are interested in attending! 

jenna.green@georgianangelnet.ca 

Apr
23
Thu
2020
3rd Annual IMPACT Awards
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
3rd Annual IMPACT Awards

3rd Annual IMPACT Awards

When:
April 23, 2020

Time:
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm (Networking Cocktail Party)
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm (Awards Gala)

Where:
JW Marriott – The Rosseau Muskoka Resort & Spa

Info:
The Parry Sound Muskoka Community Network (PMCN)* is proud to present the 3rd Annual Impact Awards to celebrate businesses and technology focused talent in our community. This red-carpet gala dinner showcases 5 Founders Circle** awards designed to celebrate entrepreneurs with great ideas that impact our community and 3 PMCN awards to celebrate those adopting technology.

Anticipated attendees: 300
10 Awards: Total prize money $56,000

Awards Categories (Total Prize Money – $56,000):
Parry Sound Founders Circle $10,000 Award
Parry Sound Founders Circle $5,000 Award

PMCN Global Tech Award $3,000
PMCN Start Up Tech Award $3,000
PMCN Tech Scholarship Award $3,000

Muskoka Founders Circle $15,000 Award
Muskoka Founders Circle $10,000 Award
Muskoka Founders Circle $5,000 Award

PMCN Collision Award $1,000
PMCN Collision Award $1,000

May
21
Thu
2020
Monthly Investor Meeting
May 21 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us for our Monthly Investor Meeting! We will have two entrepreneurs pitching for the opportunity of Angel Investment. Dinner and refreshments will be provided. Please email Jenna Green if you are interested in attending! 

jenna.green@georgianangelnet.ca 

Jun
18
Thu
2020
Monthly Investor Meeting
Jun 18 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us for our Monthly Investor Meeting! We will have two entrepreneurs pitching for the opportunity of Angel Investment. Dinner and refreshments will be provided. Please email Jenna Green if you are interested in attending! 

jenna.green@georgianangelnet.ca 

Jan
14
Thu
2021
GAN 3rd Annual Angel Investing Winter Summit
Jan 14 @ 9:00 am – Jan 15 @ 10:00 am
SAVE THE DATE! 

Stay tuned for more details.