Video Interview: Arlene Dickinson Discusses What She Looks for When Investing in Companies

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Arlene Dickinson, CEO of Venturepark and Managing General Partner of District Ventures Capital, discusses what she looks for in a venture when she is investing in companies.

Dickinson talks about the food, health/wellness and services industries, the state of entrepreneurship, being a judge on the Dragons’ Den TV show, and the future of entrepreneurship.

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Mario Toneguzzi, based in Calgary, has more than 40 years experience as a daily newspaper writer, columnist, and editor. He worked for 35 years at the Calgary Herald covering sports, crime, politics, health, faith, city and breaking news, and business. He is the Senior News Editor with Retail Insider in addition to working as a freelance writer and consultant in communications and media relations/training. Mario was named as a RETHINK Retail Top Retail Expert in 2024.

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