Fantastic media coverage of Demo Day

FounderFuel and its Demo Day have received a strong media coverage, here is the summary: MTL in Tech: FounderFuel accelerator program bucks the trend –11/07/2016 Betakit: FounderFuel hosting Spring 2016 Cohort Demo Day –11/07/2016 MTL in Tech: The 6 startups graduating from FounderFuel’s Spring 2016 Cohort –12/07/2016 Radio Canada: Montréal, terreau fertile pour les entreprises […]

Adélaïde joins the FounderFuel Team

It is with great pleasure that FounderFuel’s team would like to wish a big welcome to Adélaïde Andriot, our new Communication and Operations Intern! We asked Adélaïde a few questions to get to know her a bit better: What brings you to FounderFuel? After six years of law studies between France and Montreal, I was […]

Montreal Demo Days are Here Again

Demo Montréal 2016 is happening this coming Thursday, June 9th 2016,. Five startup accelerators are joining forces to showcase some of Montreal’s top early-stage startups. The event is a collaboration between Innocité, Concordia District 3, Founder Institute Montréal, ETS Centech and TandemLauch. Entrepreneurs will pitch their stories to investors, corporations, city representatives and media. FounderFuel was actively involved […]

Non-dilutive funding with Fundica and PasswordBox

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PasswordBox is a Canadian password security firm – allowing users to securely store, retrieve and share passwords on any device for free. During PasswordBox’ early stages of development, CEO Dan Robichaud was looking for grants to accelerate their growth. & Unable to find a grant that was right for their business on their own, PasswordBox […]

We’re on the lookout for a Communication and Operations Intern!

UPDATE: Adélaïde Andriot joined the team as our new Communication and Operations Intern. Position starting as soon as possible. FounderFuel helps early stage companies go to market and raise seed capital. Founders have access to Entrepreneurs-In-Residence, Mentors and Investors from our networks all across Canada and the US. The 13-week program consists of workshops, founder talks, intense […]

Spring 2016 Call for Startups

After a couple of months of planning, we are happy to announce we are opening the call for startups for the next FounderFuel cohort. We have taken some time between cohorts to review what we have been doing for the last 5 years. We believe in the classic acceleration model: an intensive, on-location, cohort based […]

FounderFuel Mentor Spotlight: Atlee Clark

Atlee Clark is the Head of App Store and Third Party Development at Shopify. She’s also an all-star FounderFuel mentor. We sat down to pick her brain about the C100, Shopify and building a startup in Canada versus Silicon Valley. Atlee’s background is firmly rooted in politics. Armed with a Masters degree in US National […]