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The Tech Venture Series presented by YSpace, York University & Vaughan Business & Entrepreneurship Centre:
Join YSpace and the Vaughan Small Business and Entrepreneurship Centre for a special session on acquiring early-stage investment into your startup.
Entrepreneur Erich Ko will share her founder journey and focus early-stage investment.
You will leave with a better understanding of how to successfully fund your tech venture.
Entrepreneurs participating in this series have the opportunity to apply for a provincial grant of up to $5,000 through the Starter Company Plus program, designed to help implement and execute on the plans created through this training series. Learn more at: https://vaughanbusiness.ca/starter-company-plus/.
The other upcoming topics in this “Tech Venture” series include Building the Right Product, Finding Your Customers, and Idea Consultations with YSpace’s own Nafis Ahmed.
Upcoming workshop dates for the Tech Venture series:
- Idea Consultations (August 1 & 9, times vary)
ABOUT THE SPEAKER | Erich Ko
Erich Ko is the Co-Founder & CEO of Hop In Technologies – a logistics software service that offers a customized shuttle solution for the daily commute. Their shuttle solutions help companies improve access to the workplace by extending the reach of transit. His experience ranges from government to early stage startups, beginning with his work in Public Relations and Internal Protocol at the Legislative Assembly of Ontario. In his work with startups, Erich specializes in Organic Growth & Partnerships. More recently, he joined the UNDP Bluetribe Accelerator in Cambodia and LatAm Startups as an advisor. Erich studied Business Law at Ryerson University and is an alumnus of the DMZ and the Next 36.