Dr. Craig Milne Named To Innovotech Board

July 19, 2019

Valhalla Angels congratulates, Dr. Craig Milne on his appointment to the Board of Innovotech. Craig is an active angel investor and long-standing member of the Edmonton chapter.  In addition, he is a serial entrepreneur, mentor and overall supporter of the startup ecosystem.  So, join us in congratulating Craig.   READ MORE: Innovotech Reports on Changes to …


Luke Krueger named Valhalla Angels Calgary Chapter President

June 11, 2019

Luke has led successful projects and speaking engagements in 30+ countries over the past 4 years. Working with leading organization like US Aid, The World Bank, InterAmericas Development Bank, cities & universities, his team has made a positive impact with these ecosystems. Luke is a regular keynote speaker and trainer for new angels and founders. …


Valhalla Angels Welcomes the World to Calgary

June 10, 2019

Valhalla Angels was pleased to be the host Angel group for ACA`s NW Regional Meeting and NACO`s World Angel Summit, June 4-7.  Over 350 people came together from 10 countries to attend a variety of interactive discussions and inspiring keynotes with plenty of opportunity to network. The Valhalla Team including R Stewart Thompson, Kristina Milke, …


NACO Announces Derrick Hunter as Angel of the Year 2019

June 6, 2019

Congratulations to Derrick Hunter, CEO of Bluesky Equities, Valhalla Angels long standing member and one of the most active early-stage capital investors in Alberta, is named 2019 Canadian Angel of the Year. The 2019 Canadian Angel of the Year Award, sponsored by BDC Capital, recognizes an early-stage investor that has made a significant contribution to …


Valhalla Named Top Entrepreneur Supporter for the Prairies

May 17, 2019
Startup Canada 2019 Award Winners

Startup Canada awarded Valhalla Private Capital as 2019 Entrepreneur Supporter for the Prairies. Valhalla supports entrepreneurs throughout the startup cycle.

ACA & NACO Coming to Calgary June 2019

May 1, 2019

Randy Thompson, CEO and Kristina Milke, President of Valhalla Angles would like to personally invite you to the upcoming ACA NW Regional Meeting and the NACO World Angel Investment Summit in Calgary.   The 4 packed, fun-filled days is an excellent opportunity to get to know the Valhalla Team, fellow angel investors from across the globe, …


Valhalla Angels Hosts First Private Forum in Vancouver

March 22, 2019

Valhalla Angels kicked off its Vancouver Angel group in style, on March 21, with a packed house and 4 great BC startups. Congratulations to Beatdapp, Plurilock, Trellis & SMRT1 for great pitches. The evening was hosted by our Co-Chapter Presidents Luke Krueger and Grant Lawrence. Luke and Grant wish to thank all those that attended …


Valhalla Angels Launches Angel Forum in Vancouver

January 25, 2019

Last night Valhalla Angels arrived in Vancouver and we had a packed house!  Our team was excited to have the opportunity to meet and engage with so many people passionate about startups and angel investing. We look forward to our first formal angel forum in the coming months.  To learn more about the new Vancouver …


Overcoming a Small-Scale Mindset to Grow Startups in Vietnam

December 18, 2018

Luke Krueger gives a presentation on startups. Photo by Benjamin Bathke. As Vietnam’s population of entrepreneurs and investors continues to grow, there is a divide between those who favor quick financial gain, and those who focus on long-term growth… …Luke Krueger, a Canadian investor who has coached entrepreneurs in 27 emerging countries in Latin America, …


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 …