We kicked off our 10th FounderFuel cohort two weeks ago. We’ll be formally announcing this year’s companies very soon, but before we do so, we wanted to share a quick recap on our recruiting stats, along with some insights from the recruiting process. Recruiting Stats Here are...

Applications to the 2017 Cohort will close on Sunday, March 12th at midnight. Now’s the time to start your online application or finalize it if your application is in progress. As a reminder, here are the key elements we are looking at when selecting the teams...

We are delighted to announce that applications are now open for the FounderFuel Spring 2017 cohort. Interested companies should apply here. If you haven’t met us before, we highly recommend seeking a warm intro to augment your application.    Looking back over the past five years,...

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...

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...

UPDATE: we found our new program manager, Thibaud Maréchal. Read his blog post: joining the family. In the role of Program Manager you’ll manage the day-to-day activities of FounderFuel, help build awareness for the program and contribute to creating opportunities for the participating companies and graduated...

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...

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...

[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....