Sam joined Real Ventures in August 2014 after spending 8 years in Silicon Valley helping build some of the fastest growing companies in their category; Chegg, Kno and Eat Club. After starting his first company while in University, Sam helped scale companies from 5 to...

Interested in coming to Demo Day on May 7th but you're based in Waterloo, Toronto and Ottawa and it seems like a bit of a trek? We've got the perfect option for you! Hop on a bus with some of your fellow Founders.  On May 7th,...

It's no surprise that our current cohort is diverse. They're working on a wide range of products to be introduced on Demo Day. In the meantime, we're giving quick snapshots into some of the different spaces. We've already discussed 3D Printing. Up next is Aquaculture.  Aquaculture, or aquafarming, is...

[We're going to introduce ourselves over the next few weeks. We want to show you the faces behind FounderFuel and Real Ventures. That way, you’ll be able to see how and why we can accelerate your company.] Gabriel Sundaram is Director of Platform at Real Ventures....

As you've probably read in our past blogs, we've got quite the wide ranging grouping of companies in the current FounderFuel Cohort. From aquaculture to 3D printing to transportation to education, we thought we'd start giving you some snapshots into the spaces that some of...

Marc Gingras, CEO of FoKo, stopped by FounderFuel to discuss FoKo, his fourth time around the block and how to build a sustainable product and company.    FoKo is Photo Sharing for Companies. Imagined as an 'Instagram for business,' it allows employees, customers and partners to share...

You know Demo Day is fast approaching when our videographer shows up!  Marie-Louise Gariepy, President and Producer at Qualia, stopped by to start planning the cohorts introduction video.  The theme of last year's video was Montreal, and can be found here. Only 36 days left. Don't forget to grab...