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Start-ups and SMEs are the engines of Job Creation New businesses accounted for ALL net job growth in the US between 1980 2005*In Canada, small business has accounted for 80 % of total job growth* Source: Business Dynamics Statistics Briefing: Jobs Created from Business Startups in the United States. Census Bureau and Kauffman Foundation, January 2009

The Commercialization Cycle for Innovation National Angel Capital Organization3

The Innovation Commercialization ContinuumResources (pumps) move opportunities:

The Innovation Commercialization Continuum Angel Investors one critical component:

* Source: Business Dynamics Statistics Briefing: Jobs Created from Business Startups in the United States. Census Bureau and Kauffman Foundation, January 2009New businesses accounted for All net job growth in the US between 1980 2005*

In Canada, small business has accounted for 80 % of total job growth

Angel investing is the primary source of capital for start ups and small businesses. Angel Investors fuel the growth engine of the economy

Companies Backed by American Angels

7ANGELS: Invest their own money (not money managers)Generally invest in local early stage businessesAre often exited entrepreneurs, retired business persons or active business professionalsProvide capital, mentorship and contactsInvestors Business CommunityEntrepreneurs

High QualityInvestment Ready Opportunities

N I A G A R AAngel Network Opportunities Seeks DealsScreensCoachesHosts Presentations

Evaluate Due Diligence Negotiate Invest Mentoring

Structure of the Niagara Investment NetworkMore High Quality Start Ups & SMEsHigher Economic ActivityMore Investments OpportunitiesNiagara Angel Network Attract High Quality Start Ups & SMEsAttract More Angel Investors A fully integrate, well functioning pipeline in Niagara benefits all stakeholders including entrepreneurs, Angel Investors, employees, suppliers and customers as well as the Region and its institutions. A flywheel effect takes hold.The Virtuous Cycle