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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, …

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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 …

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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 …

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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, …

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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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Angels in Search of Solid Investment Opportunities

June 11, 2018

Calgary’s Business interviews Rod Brown of Valhalla Private Capital. Since 2003 the full-service corporate finance firm dives into how and why it has invested over $55m in 190 companies. Read the full interview on the Calgary’s Business website.

Press Release: Valhalla’s Vario Ventures Supported Acquisition of WORKShift to KPMG Canada

June 6, 2018

Valhalla’s Vario Ventures supported the acquisition and valuation of WORKshift. Calgary Economic Development has transitioned the program to KPMG’s People and Change Practice. “Every business is unique, but small and medium companies face specific challenges in valuing their business. Vario appreciates the opportunity to work with entrepreneurs and share the risk of closing a successful …

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Focus on Leadership | Valhalla links investors with entrepreneurs

May 29, 2018

Calgary isn’t Silicon Valley. And that’s just fine for the chief executive officer of one Canada’s leading and most innovative private capital investment firms that brings together entrepreneurs with bright ideas and investors seeking the next big thing. But it’s not about finding the Apples and Googles of tomorrow — “though that would be great,” …

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Press Release – Valhalla Private Capital newest Action Calgary Partner

May 29, 2018

Valhalla Private Capital is Calgary’s newest Action Calgary Partner. In the press release by Calgary Economic Development released on May 31, 2018, Rod Brown of Valhalla Private Capital stated, “The Action Calgary partnership program is a natural fit for Valhalla Private Capital…In part because of our work with tech companies and the natural alignment with …

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