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  • February 13, 2020

    35 Investors. 6 Finalists. 1 Big Cheque.

    The investors have voted. The results are in. Let’s meet our finalists! 

    We are thrilled to announce the top 6 finalists who will be pitching at the OKGN Angel Summit Finale on March 12th. The Finale is the culmination of a 10-week program that seeks to train new angel investors in the Okanagan and improve access to capital for growing companies. 

    T...

  • February 11, 2020

    Coble earns doctoral degree, shines light on Indigenous students’ post-secondary experiences

    When James Coble crossed the stage to pick up his doctoral degree from the University of Calgary he was overcome with many emotions.

    But for Okanagan College’s Director of Student Services and father of two, there was no emotion greater than the pride of setting a positive example for his children.

    “For me, it was the completion of a seven-year journey,” explains Coble. “At the ...

  • February 10, 2020

    Startup News Vol. 6

    Let’s face it, each stage of the entrepreneurial journey is unique and requires different skills to overcome. We are right there with you to help. As the OKGNtech community continues to grow, so do our programs. From startup to growth-stage companies, we want you to have all the right tools you need to succeed.

    Accelerate Okanagan’s startup stage programs ensure founders remain focused ...

  • February 6, 2020

    We are OKGNtech | Meet AdVenture Capitalist

    A strong community can promote new ideas and ensure accountability. It can also act as motivation, support, and even provide a little friendly competition. The power of community is undeniable and the Okanagan tech community is no exception.

    Our community is strong and growing with record speed and maintaining a connection through a period of growth like this can be a challenge. Nobody ...

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