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.
Last week McMillan was proud to once again act as platinum sponsor to the Pacific Venture Capital Conference and Competition (PVCC), held on March 22, 2018. PVCC is a unique, […]
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 […]
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 […]