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Dr. Breanne Everett named one of Women’s Executive Network 2018 Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winner

November 22, 2018

Orpyx is proud to announce its CEO & President, Dr. Breanne Everett has been named a Women’s Executive Network (WXN) 2018 Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winner presented by KPMG. Read the Press Release from Orpix Medical Technologies.

Nobal Technologies’ iMirror to Appear in Tommy Hilfiger Stores

October 22, 2018

Calgary company’s high-tech, interactive mirrors set to appear in Tommy Hilfiger stores The co-founders of Calgary-based Nobal Technologies have had little time to reflect on their successes as they continue to develop interactive digital mirrors that will soon be installed in retail outlets and could potentially find their way into your home in the near …

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LoginRadius Announces Series A from ForgePoint and Microsoft’s Venture Fund, M12

October 12, 2018

LoginRadius, a leading provider of customer identity and access management to more than 3000 customers has announced it’s $17m series A funding round, led by ForgePoint Capital and Microsoft’s venture fund, M12. Read the press release on LoginRadius’ Website. Read More…

CCDF Report Identifies ChatterHigh Best Fuels Student Engagement in Career Exploration

October 12, 2018

The Canadian Career Development Foundation (CCDF) releases a report that identifies ChatterHigh as the best practice to fuel student engagement in career exploration. Read the report on ChatterHigh’s website. Read More…

Just BioFiber blocks to be used in Kelowna’s Offgrid Self Storage Facility

October 12, 2018

Eco-friendly help block company, Just BioFiber will feature it’s product on the interior walls of Kelowna’s Zero Carbon Building Pilot Program. This building is just one of 16 projects in Canada to participate in the program. Read more about the project on the Kelowna Capital News website Read More… Global News also covers the event …

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Unearthing the DNA of a Disruptive Event: SAM

October 12, 2018

Startup Edmonton features one of the latest AI companies, SAM, to join it’s community. James Neufeld unveils a little about his company and how it helps provide social media content that’s relevant to its customers. Discover SAM on Startup Edmonton’s website. Read More…

Artificial Intelligence Could be our Next Major Export

October 12, 2018

The Edmonton Journal reports on Canada’s growing artificial intelligence industry. Edmonton Alberta is home to both the research that supports this new industry and Valhalla Angels’ porfolio company, Testfire Labs. Read more on Canada’s growing export opportunity in Artificial Intelligence on Edmonton Journal’s website. Read More…

After 2 years in Business Callia Flowers is close to breaking $1 Million in Sales

October 2, 2018

After growing by about 700 per cent in its first full year of operation — the service has been available in Winnipeg, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver — Callia is expanding this week to Regina, Saskatoon, and Kelowna. Read the full article on the Winnipeg Press website.

National Angel Summit Announces Randy Stewart Thompson as 2018 Angel of the Year

September 28, 2018

CONGRATULATIONS to Valhalla Private Capital’s Chairman and CEO, R Stewart (Randy) Thompson, for winning Angel of the Year! at #NACOWorldSummit #NACOAwards. The Valhalla team is truly thrilled that Randy has been recognized for his passion and dedication to the start-up venture space for over 25 years. Thank you to #NACO for hosting such a great …

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‘Meetings are broken’ and Edmonton startup hopes artificial intelligence will fix them

June 15, 2018

Testfire Labs, a company within Valhalla Angels’ investment group portfolio is innovating with AI in creative ways. Their latest? To fix the inefficiencies and accountability issues with meetings. Read the full article on the Edmonton Journal Website. On March 1st, Testfire Labs announced the completion of it’s seed round receiving funding from Accelerate Fund II, managed …

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