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Ryerson & Angel Investing in Ontario

Angel Investing from NAO-Ontario on Vimeo.

Have you ever wondered what it means to be an ‘Angel’? Learn about the importance of Angel capital, the history of development for this important resource and learn how they can help you take your idea to the next level.

Watch this great new video by the National of Angel Organizations – Ontario (NAO-Ontario). This short video features some great information about the benefits of Angel investment to both the investors and entrepreneurs.

Some of our favourite quotes:

“Being an entrepreneur is all about managing chaos…”
“Entrepreneurship…is fundamental to the human spirit”
“People who become angel investors are people who want to give back to the community.”

As you’re watching the video you may recognize some names, faces & places! The video features:

  • Dr. Steven Gedeon, a professor in the Entrepreneurship & Strategy Department at Ryerson and Director of the Ryerson Angel Network
  • Segments filmed and featuring entrepreneurs in the Ryerson Digital Media Zone
  • Brandon Corman (Finance ’11), Business Development Manager at Network of Angel Organizations Ontario and Winner of the Slaight Communications Business Plan Competition
  • Yasmine Kustec (Entrepreneurship ’11), Marketing Manager at NAO-Ontario – also credited as a producer for the video
  • It’s great to see our alumni and university playing an essential role in the development and support of entrepreneurship and innovation in Canada.

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