eThor to Partner with MasterCard on Loyalty Platform

eThor, the world leader in point-of-sale (POS) integration, has announced a partnership with MasterCard, as the global payments giant launches a new technical program to support loyalty initiatives across all channels. Consumers and merchants alike have been looking for ways to make the payment and loyalty program elements of shopping more convenient and seamless. While …

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Learning Opportunity: Winning Innovation Grants

For all startups and technology companies who are thinking of applying for grants, we wanted to share this great event we heard about Winning Grants in 2014! Learn More About Winning Innovation Vouchers, put on by Strategic Timelines. Are you running a technology driven company that is developing an innovative product and planning ahead for commercialization? …

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TEC Edmonton and VA Angels Edmonton Chapter to merge

EDMONTON: Feb. 4, 2014 Two of Canada’s largest angel investor networks, TEC Edmonton and VA Angels Edmonton Chapter, are merging to become TEC Venture Angels. TEC Venture Angels will build a bigger investor network, offer investment services and streamline connections between Northern Alberta angel investors and regionally-based early stage tech companies. A more sophisticated entrepreneur …

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VA Angels CEO speaking at Access to Capital event on February 11th, 2014

Randy Thompson, VA Angels’ CEO & Founder, will be speaking at the Access to Capital event hosted by Decentralised Energy Canada on February 11th, 2014. Randy will be on the panel discussion ‘Challenging the Status Quo to Raise Capital’. VA Angels is also a sponsor of the event. 

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Edmonton Startup Receives Second Round of Funding from VA Angels (Innovative Trauma Care)

By TechVibes Newsdesk, November 22, 2013, TechVibes.com VA Angels announces that it has invested in Innovative Trauma Care’s second round of financing, bringing its total investment in the company to $1.1 million. Click here to read the TechVibes article.