Crowd funding: Two points of view

It’s been a long time coming, supporters say, but the removal of barriers, along with investor incentives to encourage “crowd funding” will soon be forthcoming from the provincial government and the Alberta Securities Commission.

“Crowd funding” is a means by which small start-up companies can raise investment capital through online websites. Young companies can tout their […]

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Press Release: Tom Fath Named Startup Canada’s 2015 Senior Entrepreneur of the Year

Edmonton, AB – December 4, 2015 – TEC Edmonton is pleased to announce that its nominee Tom Fath has been named Startup Canada’s 2015 Senior Entrepreneur of the Year.

As president of The Fath Group – with six companies under its umbrella, including O’Hanlon Paving – Tom has been an entrepreneur, risk-taker and innovator most of […]

Highlights from the TEC Edmonton Health Summit and Health Venture Forum

It was a bit of a love-in all the way round at the first TEC Edmonton Health Summit on Nov. 23, 2015, as national bio-tech industry leaders, service partners, industry sponsors and innovative health-company clients all praised TEC Edmonton’s TEC Health Accelerator program on the occasion of its first birthday.

The message being delivered in Edmonton’s […]