Join us on Wednesday, June 7th for an AMA (Ask Me Anything) with Randy Thompson, VA Angels Founder, Fund Manager, Entrepreneur, and Investor. With 130+ members, 151 deals, and more than $44 million invested, VA Angels is committed to making seed investments in Western Canada's most promising tech-enabled companies.
What you'll learn:
- Key factors to consider before seeking investment
- When to connect with Edmonton's angel investor community
- The role of the angel investor and how to get the most out of this unique relationship
- Resources available at the TEC VA, a joint venture between TEC Edmonton and VA Angels.
Startup Edmonton members and alumni companies SAM, Localize, Granify, Login Radius, and Pinshape have all received seed funding from VA Angels. For more information, visit www.vaangels.com or www.tecedmonton.com/venture-angels
R (Randy) Stewart is a 4-time entrepreneur turned angel investor. Beyond his 40+ investments, Randy is the founder of Western Canada most active angel group which has done 160 investments placing $45 million into start-ups around the world. VA Angels also has 3 funds under management, an international organization that helps foster other angel groups in emerging economies and a corporate M&A group.
In 2014, R Stewart was awarded the Start-up Canada Angel of the year award.