We’ve been growing events for good™ for a little over a year now, and we’re growing fast. The trellis crew is having a ton of fun helping charities, nonprofits, and champions power events across Canada, and we wanted our branding to better reflect this. Our goal: Elevate our website to reflect its position as the…Read More
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Kelowna, BC – April 12, 2019: Kelowna-based startup Trellis Social Enterprise won $130,000 in investment from the OKGN Angel Summit. The investor-led competition connecting entrepreneurs and new angel investors was the first of its kind to take place in the Okanagan. 44 local startups participated in an exhaustive 11-week series of structured meetings consisting of […]Read More
Legal Counsel for various startups including Two Hat Security, sits on the board of the Central Okanagan Food Bank
Professor at Okanagan College, Doctorate Of Education in Educational Leadership & Policy, 2003, Expert in social enterprise and impact measurement.
The 4th employee at Avigilon Security, a multinational 400 person company. Currently working with the Angular team at Google.
SALES AND UX ADVISOR
Past Director of Optimization for Kelowna-based Strawhouse. Led the web growth for Hootsuite’s Enterprise web presence.
Atrium Ventures is a community supported, entrepreneur led investment fund that makes early stage investments in promising new technology companies. We are Located in Kelowna and make investments in companies throughout the province of British Columbia.
Clique Group consists of multiple branches of business. Clique Media runs performance-based advertising for medium-large sized companies, positioned to sell over $1MM/month in product or services. Clique Holdings takes equitable positions in ventures of interest, primarily real estate and private equity. Clique Group’s mission is to leverage capitalism to create a visible difference in their community.
A diverse team of successful business, finance, and legal professionals with extensive private and public company management experience across many industries. MAVAN Capital’s mission is to utilize our global network to provide investors access to exclusive opportunities that they would not have access to on their own.
Rhiza Capital is an impact investment group of funds. We build impact portfolios guided by the values of our investors, partners and community. Our investments are directed toward Canadian local and social ventures that have a demonstrable intention to generate a measurable, beneficial social or environmental impact alongside a financial return.
The OKGN Angel Summit is an investor-led program designed to expose accredited investors to the world of angel investing through a guided, hands-on process where a small venture capital fund is raised, deals are screened, and an actual investment in a startup is made. Participating investors and companies will go through an 11-week series of structured meetings including company reviews, founder pitches, and due diligence.