INcubes is excited to work to The C100 as a community partner, to host Jack Dorsey to Waterloo in the morning and then at AccelerateTO in the afternoon on September 19th.
Click here for more info and to register.
Know Rules Media has just launched the new site!
Check out their site to see what else Know Rules Media has up their sleeve!
From the itBusiness.ca article: Elevator pitch videos from INcubes 3rd cohort
“Meet three startups… INcubes latest round… has a distinctly business-to-business approach, which stands apart from the consumer-focused products… in the past. Currently involved in a three-month acceleration program at INcubes’ new office, the trio of startups are currently honing their business models and products in time for their public debut on INcubes’ Demo Day, Feb. 27.”
"…TopThat is a web-based app, allowing people and businesses to create multi-media competitions and challenges. Competition managers have the ability to create pay-to-compete competitions. Compete against friends and judge everyone. Create your own competition. Compete against your friends. Judge and be judged.”
“Videogami just pivoted its startup to focus on interactive videos geared towards teaching hands-on skills.”
“L4NP is a web app that provides training for high-quality volunteer talent, as well as matching skilled volunteers with charitable & non-profit organizations.”
Originating Article Posted by Brian Jackson, Editor at ITBusiness.ca. E-mail him at email@example.com, follow him on Twitter, connect on Google+, read his blog, and check out the IT Business Facebook Page.
A. Traviss Corry, managing director at [IN]cubes observes the startups of INtake03 and guides them through an Elevator Pitch Practice session in preparation to be filmed and publicized by itBusiness and also to be ready for INtensive scrutiny and Mentorship of INcubes Entrepreneur INresidence Gerard Buckley of Jaguar Capital.
[IN]cubes Design Mentors INtensives
The last two week’s of INcubes curriculum has guided it’s startups through a rigorous Design Critique Process. When a startup is bootstrapping, and run by talented product developers, the expert and experienced eyes of Mentors focused on Design, such as Playground Inc, bring incalculable value to beta user interface iterations, and the forming of young brand identities.
We’d like to thank, Raj Grainger of University of Toronto, for his problem solving Art Direction & UI Advisement.
We’re very glad to have the dynamic and ongoing Startup Mentorship of Jeff Davidson and his focus on high-level brand development, from logo to pitch to UI.
Special thanks to Johnathon Vaughn Strebly, Principal epixStudios, and VP Eduction Graphic Design Society Of Canada BC, and more, who’s sage-like Design Critique via webcam from Vancouver showed unbelievable results in directing all three startups’ brands. We look forward to his ongoing cross-continent Mentor INtensives.
[IN]troducing a new INcubes Media Partner, Know Rules Media (specializing in Film, TV and Digital Media) and the trailer for their latest feature length film Burning Daylight; a story of three wall street banker, two thieves, and one klondike (FYI also featuring the acting of the multi-talented, and dynamic, Know Rules co-founder Sanzhar Sultanov).
Announcing the newest launch from INcubes Alumni, Garin Kilpatrick. The FBpower membership site, Tools, Tactics, & Training for businesses & entrepreneurs to build a profitable FB presence. Discover how to use the world’s most popular social networking site to supercharge your business.
True INnovators Only • APPLY NOW for INtake03
Is INcubes right for your Startup?
Is your model innovative, experimental, and in it’s early-phases? We’re startup founders ourselves. We built INcubes to be agile, ever evolving on lean methodology. INcubes embodies how an internet startup should be. There are roughly 10 Accelerator Programs that are peers to INcubes across Canada. Some offer up-front cash incentives for you to join. INcubes acts as your INvestor Relations to help you gain the financing your venture is ready for with access to the best pre-money capital that leaves you in control of your company. INcubes is unique in that we are not indentured to an educational institution, nor are we attached to a government agency, nor are we a division of a larger technology company. INcubes is what you want your venture to be; owned and operated by it’s founders and shareholders, agile, nimble, and adaptable.
Canada’s Top Acceleration Program for the Most INnovative Startups
Application Deadline Nov 15, 2012
Startup Grind Toronto “After Hours” @INcubes, November 8th!
INcubes is excited to host Startup Grind Toronto “After Hours” on November 8th!
After Hours is a networking event for the entrepreneurs of Toronto to get together to eat, drink, and mingle. There will also be an opportunity for startups to give their elevator pitches!
Space is limited to 50 people so be sure to register early!
NOVEMBER 8TH from 6:30 to 8:00 @ INcubes offices (70 Peter Street).
Images from INcubes DemoDay INtake02 at the TSX
INcubes DemoDay INtake02 at the Toronto Stock Exchange was an exciting event, where INcubes presented it’s second INtake of accelerated Startups. The new companies, Hovr, GameDay, EventHoller, and MyGoodNIght presented to a private INvite only room of Canada’s most influential tech investors, as well as to the public through a live broadcast hosted by ITbusiness.ca.
Key note speaker, Kirk Simpson, founder of Wave Accounting, shared INsight from his experience as a successful entrepreneur.
The startups are already seeing the returns. Two of the companies are in investor negotiations towards their first round of capital for growth, and EventHoller is already close to closing it’s round!
Lean Startup Machine Toronto at INcubes
Friday, October 19, 2012, 6:00 PM - Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 7:00 PM
Lean Startup Machine are intensive workshops, now being held around North America, where entrepreneurs and innovators learn the “lean” methodologies that are transforming how internet startups, startup. Mentors provide talks and hours of hands-on guidance on building what your customers want in the ‘leanest’ way. It’s an experience of incalculable value that will help lay the foundations of your future company. This workshop has many Success Stories.
Over the course of the weekend you will learn how to…
- Conceptualize Product & Biz Dev using “lean” methodology
- Practice Customer Discovery efficiently
- Research your Target Market quickly
- Test your Assumptions effectively
- Iterate and Pivot optimally
- Create a Minimum Viable Product
- Present your Validated Learnings
Tweet @ATravissCorry for your exclusive INcubes LSM DISCOUNT CODE. A significant value for the best applicants!