Tag Archives: Social Entrepreneurs

Recommended Reading for Entrepreneurs

There are a lot of great resources out there for entrepreneurs and business leaders, ranging from mentors, to university and college courses and e-learning, to educational videos, and the vast array of business-related information available on the Internet. Books – whether paper or e-books – still remain one of the best values for money as […]

Inspiring innovative alumni to dream big and keep trying

The ThresholdImpact UAlberta Venture Mentoring Service Annual Report is now available online (linked in this post). The University of Alberta Venture Mentoring Service is run by the University of Alberta Alumni Association and provides support to alumni, faculty and staff through group mentorship. Through the program, startup teams are matched with a group of successful […]

ThresholdImpact at Inventure$ 2019

Dr. Ray Muzyka, founder of ThresholdImpact, will be speaking and serving as a pitch judge at Inventure$ 2019, in Calgary, Alberta. He will serve on two panels, one on June 5th at 1545, “The Journey from Founder to Funder”, and the second June 6th at 1445, “Opportunities and Challenges for Health and MedTech Entrepreneurs and […]

ThresholdImpact UAlberta Venture Mentoring Service

ThresholdImpact founder Dr. Ray Muzyka and his wife Leona De Boer have made a major gift to the (newly renamed) ThresholdImpact UAlberta Venture Mentoring Service. On April 9th, it was announced that UAlberta VMS Founding Chair Dr. Ray Muzyka and his wife Leona De Boer generously donated $1 million to the University of Alberta’s Office […]

2017 Entrepreneurs’ Organization Canadian Conference

Dr. Ray Muzyka and BioWare co-founder Dr. Greg Zeschuk have been announced as the keynote speakers for the 2017 Entrepreneurs’ Organization Canadian Conference, June 2nd 2017. They will speak on their entrepreneurial journeys over the past three decades, from their medical education software projects together in medical school, to co-founding video game developer BioWare together […]