A Wake-Up Call for Startup Funding in Canada

“We’d never invested in a startup but we love investing in young, bright, passionate people,” Schaefer said in an interview. “They were going to go on Dragons’ Den,” he added, referring to the CBC television show that films entrepreneurial dreamers taking their ideas to a panel of established business leaders and investors. “I said, ‘Pause on Dragons’ Den. You’re a startup. You don’t even have inventory yet. If you are going to Dragons’ Den to find a partner, maybe we should be your partner.'” Read More