Happy Pops snares a dragon

Happy Pops snares a dragon

Leila Keshavjee made a grand entrance to the CBC’s season premiere of Dragons’ Den last night to pitch her business, Happy Pops. Riding her bicycle and towing a cart of her frozen treats into the Den, her goal was to raise $50,000 in return for 10% of her...
The venture capital perspective on growth

The venture capital perspective on growth

by Charles Plant Read the first post in this series on how the growth rates of Shopify and Real Matters have impacted their valuations. Venture capitalists invest in many companies, knowing that some will fail, some will be also-rans or sell in merger transactions,...