Exits are often an afterthought when entrepreneurs are building their companies. That’s a mistake. On April 17 the VEF will host a panel discussion on the when, the how, and the what of preparing for an exit.
Startups @ McMillan attends Vancouver Entrepreneur Forum panel on Innovation at large player in Vancouver business.
2018 Ready to Rocket Winners are announced and the British Columbia tech sector is looking promising. Startups @ McMillan is here to support your mission!
Today, Startups @ McMillan gave a lunch and learn presentation to members of the Vancouver WeWork office. The presentation, “CEMs, CRTC and CASL – a plain English chat on how […]
In response to a funding gap for early stage businesses, Canadian securities regulators opened up regulations to allow crowdfunding in 2015. Within this framework, many companies have sourced equity from […]
Startups @ McMillan attended TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2017. Check out the recap here.
Startups@McMillan is excited to host a gathering with FrontFundr in our Vancouver office on Wednesday, June 28, 2017. Join us to learn about becoming a changemaker by hearing the stories of […]
Apparently naming a child is so stressful that you can now pay one of several companies to help you avoid choosing a less than ideal moniker. While we aren’t in the business of coming up with a name for your corporate baby (you may want to consult someone with branding experience there), we can provide guidance to help save some […]
The theme for Vancouver Startup Week 2016 is “Connecting Vancouver to the World” and we couldn’t be more thrilled to show off what Vancouver’s thriving scene of startups has to offer. It’s going to be an action packed week and we look forward to attending many exciting events. Come by our offices on Wednesday, September 28th from 1-4 p.m. for […]
Often a start-up company’s most valuable asset is its intellectual property (“IP”) portfolio. The forms of IP that make up its portfolio will depend on the space a company inhabits, […]
In an economic climate where information is often a business’s primary asset, it is important that companies be able to control the disclosure of key information such as intellectual property, […]
In 2012 we published an article on the future of crowdfunding and whether it could help finance innovation by providing Canadian businesses with a new source for capital. Fast forward […]