York Angel Investors Newsletter – January 2020

York Angel Investors Inc.’s focus is to create a superior return on investment for our angels and for the entrepreneurs with which we work. YAI Angels come from a wide variety of business backgrounds. This diversity ensures our investees receive SMART money; money with experience and connections.

York Angel Investors
January 2020 Investment Meeting

A New Year A New Decade

With the new year brings a new decade with inspiring goals and opportunities.


Investors Meeting January 30, 2020

York Angels had a great investment meeting to kick-off this new year with a fireside chat with sponsor Marks & Clerk, opportunity with Quayside Venture Partners Fund Plaza Ventures, update from ecosystem partner ventureLAB about their Hardware Catalyst program and four pitches from exciting companies.

Marks & Clerk
Cautionary Tales from the World of IP
with John Koh, Associate

York Angel Investors Meeting January 2020

Quayside Venture Partners Fund
Plaza Ventures
Matthew Leibowtiz, General Partner

York Angel Investors Meeting January 2020

ventureLAB Hardware Catalyst
Hardware Catalyst Initiative’s Inaugural Cohort and Founding Partners

York Angel Investors

A new era of background verification

York Angel Investors Meeting January 2020

Careteam Technologies
Your next step in digital health

York Angel Investors Meeting January 2020

IRIS Tri-Gas Incubators with Live Cell Imaging

York Angel Investors Meeting January 2020

You need a will. We have the way.

York Angel Investors Meeting January 2020

January 2020 Ecosystem Events

YSpace Markham 2nd Anniversary
Markham, ON

LaunchYU Startup Source Market Entry Award

Aird & Berlis Startup Source Market Entry Award Winner

York Angels Investors

Upcoming Investment Meetings

If you are an accredited investor and interested in becoming an angel investor at York Angels, or would like to become a York Angels partner/sponsor, we would be happy to invite you to one of our upcoming monthly Investment Meetings.
Thursday February 27th
Thursday March 26thPlease email Teresa Sing at admin@yorkangels.com for an opportunity to be added to the guest list for an upcoming meeting

Upcoming Ecosystem Events

OPN PitchIt Events: PitchItYork – PitchItSKIPtheLINE – PitchItTOCityHall – PitchItGreenLivingShow
Various Dates in March

Dx3 Retail, Marketing & Technology Show
Toronto, March 10-11

Toronto, April 29

International Angel Capital Summit
Whistler, B.C., April 21-24

Toronto, June 22-25

Click the links or contact Admin for event details.

YSpace Markham is located in the Downtown Markham Mall at
169 Enterprise Blvd, Suite 300, Markham ON, L6G 0E7.
There is free underground and ground level parking available on the south side of the building.
YSpace is on the side of the building with the Goodlife Fitness (not on the side where the York University logo is). Take the elevator up to the third floor.

Knowledge Centre

How Angel Investing is Different Outside of Silicon Valley
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Startup Vetting and Deal Flow
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7 Critical Lessons Learned in Angel Investing
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Thank You To Our Sponsors


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