League Levies Are a Danger to Legalized Sports Betting

October 27, 2020

It is hard to believe that only three years ago most residents of the USA had no opportunity to place a legal wager on a sporting event unless they lived in or were visiting Nevada.  In spite of this, they bet anyway – with friends, through office pools and, most notably, through illegal offshore sports betting websites.

After all, laws weren’t going to stop Americans from participating in one of the most beloved and prolific pastimes – watching and betting on sports!

VC fundraising for gaming businesses in the age of Covid-19

August 27, 2020

Novel coronavirus (Covid-19) has changed the landscape of how venture capital (VC) firms carry out their day-to-day business, and Jamco Capital is no exception. However, the challenges are not insurmountable, as illustrated by its investments in two gaming companies since the start of the pandemic, writes Christopher Kape.

6 Ways That Venture Capital Financing Has Changed During Covid-19

August 16, 2020

Since the onset of COVID-19, many changes have occurred to our everyday lives, the majority of which few imagined could have happened just 6 short months ago. These changes have vastly impacting the global economy and will, undoubtedly have repercussions for years to come. With lockdowns, closure of specific sectors of the economy, and strict border regulations being the order of the day, many enterprises have resorted to down-scaling their operations while others are closing or are closed entirely.

JAMCO Capital, Interview with Founder and President Chris Kape

July 22, 2020

Venture capitalist Chris Kape – founder and President of Vancouver’s JAMCO Capital, an early stage venture capital and consulting firm serving early-stage companies in the gaming, high tech and wellness industries — continues to make smart deals that deliver results.

An Interview with Christopher Kape, Vancouver Serial Entrepreneur, Founder of JAMCO Capital

May 21, 2020

We sat down to talk with Vancouver entrepreneur, venture capitalist and philanthropist Christopher Kape.  Q: You’ve been active as an entrepreneur for two decades. How did it all begin and what companies are your most successful?  Christopher Kape: JAMCO Capital was created in 2001 after the dot-com collapse. While most investors viewed this time with skepticism, I viewed it as the perfect opportunity to enter the space and look for value plays.

Chris Kape And The Pie Hole Help Their Vancouver Neighbors During Difficult Time

April 15, 2020

If you’ve been to The Pie Hole in Vancouver, you know why it’s such a popular spot. Simply put, the pies are amazing. The brainchild of founder Jenell Parsons, The Pie Hole creates flavourful works of art, manifested in sweet and savoury pies and other baked goods. They have grown quickly since opening their first retail location three years ago and have been able to attract customers from across the region and around the globe.

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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