Sacrifices made to be an ‘Extreme Startup’

Today, Toronto-based accelerator Extreme Startups will host its Demo Day and five new technology firms will be unveiled to the world - and a room full of potential investors.But while this will be

Published on: November 28th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

How Canadian startups have made crowdfunding work

The face of startup fundraising is changing. Not so long about, it used to be that startup companies had to win venture capital before testing the market, raising money based on the proposition

Published on: November 26th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Startup Canada should endorse crowdfunding to address fundraising gap

When the Startup Canada campaign hits its climax in a series of coordinated press conferences across Canada on Tuesday, it should strongly advocate for the path for equity-based crowdfunding to be laid in

Published on: November 23rd, 2012 Brian Jackson

‘Day Job’ doc maker finds crowdfunding options lacklustre

Sitting among the fledgling tech firms in the open concept loft that is Extreme Startups, David Chan is unique. His video production startup Fidelity Format isn't technically one of the teams in the

Published on: November 20th, 2012 Brian Jackson

‘Day Job’ documentary follows life at five Canadian startups

A new documentary following the trials and tribulations of five companies on the Toronto startup scene is in the works. The film, called Day Job,is being put together by Fidelity Format andExtreme Startups,

Published on: October 22nd, 2012 Christine Wong