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FounderFuel season is upon us! We’re looking forward to introducing you to this year’s cohort in a few weeks time. To get the juices flowing we’re very pleased to introduce our 2019 sponsors, without whom FounderFuel could not exist. FounderFuel has now invested in almost 100...

Meet The 2018 FounderFuel Cohort! As you may have heard, the Canadian tech ecosystem is on fire. FounderFuel has been at the center of this growth since our first cohort, in 2011. Over the last seven years, we have accelerated more than 80 companies that have...

Introducing our FounderFuel 2018 Sponsors FounderFuel 2018 kicks off this week! We’re excited to be back helping another group of high potential young companies push forward on the venture path. At Real we believe accelerators play a unique and valuable role in the financing chain. Acceleration...

FounderFuel 10th Cohort paid a visit to 5 companies during its first Road Trip - Photo credits: Carl Aytieh On July 11, FounderFuel will host its 10th Demo Day. It’s quite a project to bring together 1,300 startup people, even just for a few hours. The logistics...

Photo credits to Carl Atiyeh 12 weeks ago, we launched the recruiting process for our FounderFuel 2017 cohort. After reviewing almost 200 applications, we narrowed down the field to 8 companies. Now that they’ve settled in, we’re excited to formally present them to the world. Introducing our...

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...

Thank you all for your presence at FounderFuel Demo Day! The Olympia was packed with more than 1100 attendees, a new record! It was a great moment to catch up and also meet with the community. The 6 companies of the 2016 Spring Edition: BenchSci -...

Via Montréal, A MarI Usque Ad Mare, and everything in between. Events that happen on a regular schedule in Montréal, like Startup Festival and the FounderFuel Demo Day, have been marking the ebb and flow of our startup ecosystem for many years. Specific dates on the...

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...

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...