Are you a part of a Canadian startup working on digital media or information/communication tech? Would you like to showcase your startup to a group of prominent investors? Then the CIX Top 20 program is for you!  Free to enter, the Canadian Innovation Exchange program is looking...

tl;dr:Compass created a report that ranks the top 20 Global startup ecosystems. MTL is on the list (boo-ya). Prior to the actual ranking, the 150 page report presents the following argument: (I) We're moving from the Industrial Era to the Information Era  (II) Technology startups are crucial...

The fifth edition of the International Startup Festival was one for the books. Check out our full Facebook album here, or scroll down for our highlight reel. Thanks to the Startup Fest team, and to all attendees for making it what it is: a representation of...

We believe in working as hard as we play and Startup Fest is no excuse.  The FounderFuel team has been perusing The International Startup Festival to find an all star startup to join our Fall 2015 cohort. Teams have pitched us, impressed us, and stayed up...

We're hanging out at the International Startup Festival in the beautiful Montreal summer sun. As we catch up with old friends, attend talks and take in the awesomeness that is #startupfest, we're also on a mission.  We're looking for a startup to be a part of our next...

Are you building a startup? Would you benefit from 50-100K + 400K in perks? How about access to world class mentorship and the team behind Canada's most active seed stage investment fund?  Then read on, friend. We have good news for you. Find these faces at Startupfest, deliver...

Do you want one last chance to be a part of the #FFMob? Pitch to FounderFuel at International Startup Fest!  From Wednesday July 15th to Saturday July 18th, we're excited to be attending the part event, part conference and part pitch contest. We're looking most forward...

[This post first appeared on Medium] About a year ago, I announced that I was leaving Twitter in San Francisco to move (back) to Montréal, where I would manage FounderFuel, a startup accelerator. This is a fantastic opportunity for me to continue working with ecosystems, support innovation, crazy creativity, brilliant...

A quick thanks to all who've applied for Fall 2015! It should go without saying that this is the one of the most important times for us - we get to take a step back to see what's being worked on and innovated. Ultimately, we're...