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Future Private Capital Leaders: Pauline Brunel

Encouraging and supporting the development of industry leadership is a central part of the sustainability of Canadian private capital. Showcasing talent and telling their stories…

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Mexico Diving In To Canada’s Hot Tech Market

It has almost been a year since the United States triggered NAFTA renegotiations. The historic free trade agreement was officially implemented on Jan. 1, 1994… Read More

You’re Not Alone

The Mental Health Of Canada’s Entrepreneurs and Funders. Sue Miller has been active in the Canadian and Alberta innovation ecosystem since the early 2000s and… Read More

Kristi Miller An Inspirational Winner of 2017 Ted Anderson Community Leadership Award

If you ask First West Capital’s National Managing Director, Kristi Miller, why she loves to give back to the youth community in BC, she’s… Read More

Sophie Forest Named 2017 Angel Of The Year By NACO & BDC Capital

Photo (from left to right): Sophie Forest, Managing Partner, Brightspark Ventures, Michelle Scarborough, Managing Director, Strategic Investments and Women in Tech, BDC Capital, Yuri Navarro, CEO… Read More

The Moment Behind The Movement: Jodi Kovitz & #movethedial

“I never, ever would have had the opportunity to go on that trip but for my male friend taking two minutes to move the dial… Read More

New Head Of Business Development and Member Engagement at CVCA

It is our pleasure to introduce you to Fil Varino, the Head of Development and Member Engagement at CVCA. Take a look at what he… Read More

YPC and WoodGreen Community Services Building a Bridge for New Canadians

Canadian newcomers are already benefiting from the recently announced partnership between the Young Private Capitalists committee (YPC) and WoodGreen Community Services (WoodGreen). The… Read More

Young Private Capitalists and WoodGreen Community Services Partner to Help New Canadians

New Canadians to benefit from Young Private Capitalists and WoodGreen Community Services partnership; providing critical networking opportunities within Canada’s private investment community Canadian newcomers can… Read More

The Impressive Impact of The Vinetta Project

Convening at a table in Toronto’s OneEleven­, North America’s largest innovation Hub, the CVCA and Anna Mackenzie, Front-End Developer,, are discussing some… Read More

Giving Back: The “Upside” of Canadian Business

There’s plenty in the news about the success of Canadian startups, particularly Canada’s tech startups which are said to be “having a moment”, with… Read More

Lumira launches new philanthropy initiative to support Canadian healthcare innovation

A CVCA interview between CVCA CEO, Mike Woollatt and Peter van der Velden, Managing General Partner, Lumira Capital MW:  Peter, Lumira announced this morning a… Read More

Celebrating Canadian Female Investor & Founder Trailblazers – Part 5: The Future

The CVCA’s Celebrating Canadian Female Investor & Founder Trailblazers is a five-part series celebrating the success of Canadian Women in business as part of International… Read More