A Shining (small market) Example for Alberta – Estonia is punching almost 10X above Europe’s average Venture Capital investments of 0.08% of GDP

On startups in Europe: Remarks to European Parliaments. A speech delivered to Chairpersons of EU affairs committees of European Union parliaments, at their COSAC meeting in Tallinn, Estonia on July 10, 2017.   Twitter / @Riigikogu Esteemed Chairpersons, Delegates, dear fellow Europeans, I stand before you here today because I build companies in Europe. I founded my first one … More A Shining (small market) Example for Alberta – Estonia is punching almost 10X above Europe’s average Venture Capital investments of 0.08% of GDP

Progress, but does Alberta have this right yet?

Minister Deron Bilous provided an update to the forthcoming “Alberta Investor Tax Credit” yesterday (September 29, 2016) in a Press conference and press release; link to source in image below: It may just be political expediency but the continued language about “small business” is concerning on a number of levels.   The largest, fastest wealth … More Progress, but does Alberta have this right yet?

Kudos to WILDROSE for including tax policy that promotes diversification and clean, high paying jobs for Albertans

From the 2015 WILDROSE election platform “ Implement broad-based tax incentives to stimulate research, investment, and economic activity across all sectors without government interference Alberta Technology supports any party promoting intelligent policy that benefits Albertans.