By Bryan Watson
Cathryn Atkinson, writing for The Globe and Mail, has published an article about super-Angels stepping in to fill the gap left by early-stage venture capital. She defines such as people who invest several million dollars spread over 20 or more companies.
Eminent persons quoted for this article include Mike Volker, 2009 Canadian Angel of the Year; Bryan Watson, Executive Director of NACO; and Boris Wertz, a super-Angel from Vancouver formerly COO of AbeBooks.com.
It should be noted by our readers that NACO defines a “super-Angel” as a combination of the means with which to make several Angel investments, an extensive track record of Angel investment, and actively advocating for the community of Angels.
Reposted from National Angel Capital Organization
Throughout his career, both in Canada and the UK, Bryan J. Watson has been a champion of entrepreneurship as a vector for the commercialization of advanced technologies. Upon his return to Canada in 2004, Bryan established his venture development consulting practice to help emerging-growth companies overcome the barriers to success they face in the Canadian commercialization ecosystem. Visit Bryan’s blog and the National Angel Capital Organization.
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