November 19, 2018
Spark Angels Awarded the Business Excellence Award 2018 for the Not-For-Profit/Charity Category
The Spark Angel Network is excited to announce that we were Awarded the Business Excellence Award [BEA] 2018 for the Not-For-Profit/Charity Category!
November 16, 2018
NACO launches a new program named the BDO STARTSMART Program
The National Angel Capital Organization (NACO) have just recently launched a new program named the BDO STARTSMART Program.
November 7, 2018
On November 7th, we along side Lakeridge Health hosted the first ever AccessIO event!
The concept behind the event was connections that will drive business forward, with the hopes of opening the door for new partnership opportunities and innovation initiatives.
July 4, 2018
Spark Angel Network Was Ranked First Overall in Young Groups by Number of Investments
The National Angel Capital Organization (NACO) has just recently released their annual report for 2017, and the Spark Angel Network is pleased to announce we are ranked first overall in Canada, in Young Groups by Number of Investments [compared to being ranked third in 2016]! The Spark Angels invested in 21 deals in 2017, totaling over $1.2 million.
March 6, 2018
Grants for Non-Profit Organizations-Google Ad Grants
We are happy to announce that we are receiving Ad Grants from Google for Google AdWords. This means we will be granted up to $10,000 USD per month towards Google Ad Words!
March 13, 2018
New Angel Investee Program Available
RBC and NACO are excited to launch the Angel Investee Program, a business banking package that features access to credit, access to professional advice and services, and access to RBC advisors.
March 6, 2018
Spark Angels Appoints Rob Edmonds As General Manager
As an organization, we have grown in both scope and size over the last 5 years and are now in a position to be able to bring on a full-time General Manager, to continue our efforts in playing a constructive role in the transitioning of our local economy from ‘metal-bashing to knowledge-based’.
August 23, 2016
Tips for Startups – Understanding the Stages of Equity Financing
In the earliest stages of a new venture, founders will often seek to bootstrap (i.e., self-finance) operations in order to build value through their own sweat equity.