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 […]
Missing the Forest for the Trees – Never Underestimate Culture in Understanding Corporate Governance
Corporate governance is a hot topic these days. Though at the startup stage, your company may not be subject to the same extensive corporate governance rules as a large public […]
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2018 Ready to Rocket lists published each year by Rocket Builders. The Ready to Rocket lists feature those BC technology companies that are […]
As any startup company that has built a consumer facing brand will tell you, there are countless names to secure, from choosing a corporate name and registering a trademark, to finding all the right social media account names on Twitter®, Instagram®, Snapchat®, Facebook®, YouTube®, and so on. As basic as it may seem in a Web 2.0 world, a domain name is still a cornerstone of a good online branding strategy.
This past Tuesday (September 26, 2017) we were happy to welcome more than 80 people into our offices for a session held as a part of Vancouver Startup Week 2017. […]
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.
You have created a new invention. It may be a game-changer in your industry; or it may be a minor (but important) improvement on an existing product or process. Either […]
Startups @ McMillan is proud to once again be a sponsor and event partner of Vancouver Startup Week. From fintech to pharma, software to services, every startup worries about funding. […]
We recently came across a news article about the meteoric rise and current success of a young, home-grown online bartering service business. Like many other successful businesses, this business also […]
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 […]
A strong and dedicated team is the backbone of any successful startup. However, once you’ve reached the limits of what you and your co-founders can do yourselves, you’ll need to […]
Join Mike Reid and Morgan McDonald at L’Atelier Vancouver Coworking for a workshop on avoiding contractual pitfalls.
Last week the Canadian Federal government tabled a pair of bills which, assuming they pass through the parliamentary process necessary in order to become law, will establish a framework for the […]
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 […]
Startups@McMillan is happy to be hosting a get together with FrontFundr in our Vancouver office on Thursday , March 9, 2017. Join the FrontFundr team to learn more about how Capital raising is […]