500 Startups is a global venture capital seed fund and startup accelerator based in Silicon Valley with over $250M in assets under management. We have invested in a wide variety of technology startups all over the world, currently over 1,500 companies since our inception. With our 4-month accelerator program you’ll get access to awesome mentorship, hands-on sessions with [...]
The Accelerator Centre (AC) is a technology incubator head quartered in Waterloo. The AC helps to build strong, lasting businesses through outstanding client experience and excellence in organizational and product development. The AC has supported more than 200 companies and 93% of program graduates remain thriving businesses.
Entrepreneurship Connections is for newcomers who plan to start a business in Canada. If you have owned or operated a business outside Canada, this innovative and informative program will help you translate that experience to the Canadian market.
Acme Works is a member of the growing global co-working movement, and shares the belief that productivity and creativity are enhanced by collaboration with other like-minded individuals. In addition to the supportive work environment, ACME members enjoy access to our network of experts, including lawyers, accountants, marketers, and senior executives available for consultation on an hourly basis. ACME members also [...]
Are you an artist, designer, performer, writer or cultural worker who wants to:
Start or grow your creative business
Increase earnings from your artistic work
Find learning opportunities on your schedule
Grow your professional network
Artscape Launchpad offers a variety of programs for artists and creative professionals. We help you launch or expand a business or organization.
No experience required; [...]
Toronto Community Housing Corporation’s BE.BUILD.BRAND.
is a 12-week entrepreneurship program that provides youth
ages 18-29, with mentorship and capacity-building
opportunities to equip them with the hard and soft skills needed
to turn their ideas into viable business ventures. Phase 1 (BE),
business self-assessment and evaluation of business
aspirations. Phase 2 (BUILD), focuses on training and
development on [...]
Biomedical Zone is a newly established joint collaboration between Ryerson University and St Michael’s Hospital. Biomedical Zone is:
An innovative collaboration space for entrepreneurs, clinicians, and scientists,
A domain of clinical immersion for entrepreneurs and biomedical innovators to advance commercial ventures, and
A conduit for clinicians and scientists to leverage entrepreneurial resources of the DMZ.
The Biomedical Zone is [...]
Blueline Bioscience is a biotech incubator established by Versant Ventures in Toronto, Canada. Headquartered in the MaRS Discovery District of Toronto, Blueline Bioscience works with academic and medical researchers across Canada to translate discoveries into early-stage biotechnology companies
BrandProject provides the financial and operational resources to help early stage companies rapidly scale. We take a strategic approach to building solid foundations, focusing on key business building pillars. Our world-class team provides the specific expertise needed to rapidly scale businesses with Founders, exponentially increasing a startups probability of success.
BITS helps young and other low-resource emerging entrepreneurs who face barriers to employment and financing by providing access to business training, micro-financing and peer mentorship. BITS contributes to the overall economic prosperity and improved quality of life of our participants through skill building, business development and community engagement.
Canada’s Music Incubator (CMI) is a not-for-profit incubator based in Toronto with a mandate to help artists, touring professionals and artist managers evolve from starter companies into sustainable businesses through hands-on networking, mentoring and collaboration.
Originally founded by Coalition Music in 2012, CMI established itself as a distinct entity in November 2014. CMI and all three incubation programs (Artist [...]
Canadian Small Business Women was created to provide a place for aspiring Canadian business women to find the necessary resources to take their business from the planning stages to reality.