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To Our Valued Entrepreneurs, Investors, Sponsors/Partners & Friends of NOA
#Together We are Strong.

The global spread of COVID-19 is affecting everyone both personally and professionally. On behalf of the Northern Ontario Angels Board of Directors, we want you to know that the health and safety of our employees and consultants is our primary consideration.  I wanted to take a moment to summarize some of the things we are doing to keep everyone safe during this crisis while continuing business operations: Our staff and consultants are working remotely from their home offices providing teleconference and video conference meetings...
Featured Entrepreneur - Sheri Tomchick
Founder of Plan A Healthcare/Staff Stat

I started my career as an entrepreneur after I had many careers. When I was in high school, in the 1980’s, my guidance counsellor had suggested that I become a dental assistant or a teacher or a nurse, the typical ‘girl’ jobs that were presented to us back then. Self-employment wasn’t even on the map. I started my career as a dental assistant with the idea I would become a dental hygienist. I lasted in my first career for a few months, it just wasn’t for me. I became a social worker, spending 7 years in the field and still was unsatisfied.  I then decided to become a registered nurse, and as the other careers I took on, I was still feeling like I was lacking in my career and I could do more. I went into teaching at the college level which I really enjoyed, but more importantly for me, teaching a healthcare program gave me the idea of becoming self employed. The fact was, I wasn’t a great employee. I had ideas, I wanted to champion positive changes and I wasn’t very good at following the rules; I wanted to make the rules. That’s when I started to think about self-employment...
The global impact of COVID-19 has created significant uncertainty for businesses across all industries. BDO Canada is rapidly monitoring new developments to provide updates and relevant advice to aid you in this time of uncertainty. 

As our commitment to support you and your business has not wavered, we have launched our COVID-19 CONTENT HUB , to provide a centralized platform with resources, articles and support to navigate you through some of the most prevalent issues you may have. We have dedicated content to issues such as: Economic impact strategies; Workforce strategies; Crisis and risk management; Regulatory impairments and deadlines; Tax implications; Financial recovery; And more! Please check the hub regularly as we are constantly releasing new information, in real time, to ensure you have the support you need during this unprecedented time.
Start-ups Need to Start with IP By Tony Orsi, Partner -Bereskin & Parr
Start-ups have many items to focus on when they are first starting their business including incorporation and working on a business plan. Intellectual Property (IP) may not be considered to be a priority by start-ups but IP really should be considered right from the start...

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Resources Page.

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Video Pitches.

We are now accepting pitches via video along with your pitch deck in PowerPoint to be placed on our Investor Portal. Please contact our Events & Marketing Manager for guidelines on how to submit.
To qualify your business to pitch, we invite you complete the entrepreneur application .  If you are an accredited investor, please complete the investor application online. There are no fees associated with the applications.

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