The Angel Investor Casino – A CEO’s Ultimate Temptation

Angel Investor Casino

As a CEO, when you raise follow-on funding you often must decide what do with your angel investors. Many CEOs decide not to keep their initial commitment to their angels, falsely assuming it is both the only, and the accepted, option. Such CEOs don’t consider the very real and significant consequences of this decision. Today, we explain why CEOs, as the ultimate decision-making authorities, believe they don’t have a choice in […]

Three Canadian companies win ‘Ready for Funding’ Competition

Three young Canadian companies have won the second quarterly IncMind Ready for Funding Competition, sponsored by Cognition LLP and BDO. They are Altranex, an innovator in sustainable bio-chemicals, Eve Medical, an innovator in medical testing devices, and Managing Life, makers of an award-winning pain management app. The three firms have each won a one-hour investment pitch meeting with one or more appropriate investors, including OMERS Ventures, two private family offices, […]