This article was originally published in the The Globe and Mail.
Report on Business web editor Katherine Scarrow was joined by Cameron Chell, the CEO of Podium Ventures, to discuss raising capital at various stages of growth, from the opportunities available to where (and how) to find them. They’ll also take a look at some of the potential pitfalls to avoid when working with investors and lendings, and examine the current funding climate in both Canada and the U.S.
Founded in 2008, Podium Ventures facilitates early stage investment into high tech startups. Mr. Chell has also built several startups, including Futurelink, and is the co-founder of UrtheCast, the first commercial video platform from space.