2022 OKGN Angel Summit


4:00 pm

Remo Opens

Cameras on! This is your chance to settle in, say hello, and connect with other guests.

4:30 pm

Opening Song

Westbank First Nations member, Krystal Lezard, joins us in the event with an opening song.

Krystal Withakay

Westbank First Nations member

4:35 pm

Welcoming Address

Alex Goodhew, Community Manager of Accelerate Okanagan, MC’s the 4th Annual OKGN Angel Summit.

Brenda Bailey, Parliamentary Secretary for Technology and Innovation.

Alex Goodhew

Community Manager
Accelerate Okanagan

Brenda Bailey

Parliamentary Secretary for Technology and Innovation

4:45 pm

Pitch 1: The Rogerie

Co-Founders Angela and Brady Rogers deliver a five minute pitch. The Rogerie creates everyday products from everyday waste.

Angela Rogers

The Rogerie

Brady Rogers

The Rogerie

4:55 pm

Pitch 2: Tradle

Founder Blyth Gill delivers a five minute pitch. Tradle is a clothing-as-a-service platform children because we love, and sometimes cry, when they grow up so fast.

Blyth Gill


5:05 pm

Pitch 3: CertiCraft

CEO Sami Majadla delivers a five minute pitch. CertiCraft makes the tedious reporting requirements for cannabis producers easy.

Sami Majadla


5:15 PM

Networking Break

5:30 pm

Explore the Past, Present, and Future of Entrepreneurship

Chief Clarence Louie of the Osoyoos Indian Band joins us for a keynote address. During his talk, Chief Louie will share his insights from his work with the Osoyoos Indian Band and inspire us on how we can create stronger communities through entrepreneurship and economic development. 

Clarence Louie

Chief of the Osoyoos Indian Band

5:45 pm

Pitch 4: Armilla

CEO Lance Heron delivers a five minute pitch. Armilla is a revolutionary new communications technology for the sports industry.

Lance Heron


5:55 pm

Pitch 5: Think Tank Automation

Founder Justin Valmont delivers a five minute pitch. Think Tank brings premium automation equipment to the craft cannabis growers.

Justin Valmont

Think Tank Automation

6:05 pm

Pitch 6: Campertunity

CEO Guita Yazdani delivers a five minute pitch. Campertunity is an online marketplace where users can book unique campsites on private land.

Guita Yazdani


6:15 PM

Networking Break

6:30 pm

Fireside Founder Chat

Sit back, listen, and learn from this husband and wife duo as they share stories from their own entrepreneurial journies. Renée Warren & Dan Martell join us for a fireside chat, moderated by Accelerate Okanagan’s CEO, Brea Lake. Renee and Dan are both award-winning entrepreneurs, speakers, and investors who’ve chosen to call the Okanagan home.

Renée Warren

We Wild Women

Dan Martell

SaaS Academy

Brea Lake

Accelerate Okanagan

7:15 pm

Winner Announcements

Drumroll please! Find out the winner of People’s Choice and who will take home the $150K investment fund.

Alex Goodhew

Community Manager
Accelerate Okanagan

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