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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...

The time is now!!  Applications close tonight at 1159PM EST. Naturally, we get the majority of our applications today - we hope to see yours in the pile! A last minute reminder of what we require from all applicants: - A team of two or more: no...

Ever heard the infamous 'foot in the door' story? An eager man sent one shoe to the company of his dreams. With it was a note that read, "now that I have my foot in the door, how about an interview?"    We've said it before and we'll...

As you may have already heard, we’re hitting the road to meet with Fall 2015 applicants!  Alexandre Shee, Analyst at Real Ventures and mentor at FounderFuel, is travelling to Québec City to chat with YOU! You can find him at Le Camp on Tuesday June 16th from...

As you may have already heard, we’re hitting the road to meet with Fall 2015 applicants!  Janet Bannister, Partner at Real Ventures and mentor at FounderFuel, is coming to Waterloo! She will be at Communitech on June 23rd. We invite you to sign up here for her office hours...