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Throw out your pitch decks and come chat - we're visiting Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Québec City and Waterloo!  We'll be hosting office hours in each city, and we invite you to come with any questions that you may have about the program.  Here are the dates and...

Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of Reddit, describes the basic premise of the first modern accelerator, Y-Combinator, in his book entitled Without Their Permission:  “The premise was simple: a little bit of money, guidance, and three intensive months of writing code and talking to users could one day...

We've scoured the internet, spoken to alumni, and mulled over the question with our team: why are accelerators beneficial? We know we love FounderFuel, but we're biased - we've seen startups enter the program and transform in a matter of months. For any readers unsure...

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="368"] Alexandre Shee, Analyst at Real Ventures[/caption] At the age of twelve, Alexandre Shee sat down at his breakfast table with ten strangers. He continued to do so, every morning, until the age of eighteen. Alex grew up in a Bed & Breakfast -...

After a crazy and successful seventh cohort, we're ready to jump back into the recruitment game. FounderFuel has just graduated a group of entrepreneurs who recognize and have leveraged the fact that the world is malleable. From aquafarming, to 3D Printing, to creative transportation, the last...

Sharethebus is the premier online marketplace for charter bus rental, bringing people the tools to join, create and share trips to festivals, conferences and other high-demand events. Spot has turned the simple video player into a content creation platform that allows anyone to add interactive apps inside their video in...

We are proud to announce that Seamless Planet, a FounderFuel accelerated, Canadian, and female founded startup, will be taking part in the first ever White House Demo Day.  The White House Demo Day is one step that the Administration is taking to empower entrepreneurs from "every corner of...

  Thanks to everyone who came out to Demo Day last Thursday! We had a record number of people attend and will definitely need to move to a bigger venue for next time. Pictures and videos to come shortly :). It's always so awesome to see an...

Tomorrow is the big day!  If you are unable to attend, check back here at 4pm on Thursday, May 7th to watch the LIVE stream of Demo Day. ...

Demo Day is sold out, Founders On A Bus is completely full and the waitlist for the most epic bus ride ever is growing!  If you're one of the lucky few with a seat on the bus, here's what you need to know: If you want to...