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Welcome New Velocity Foundry Companies

It is always an exciting time when new startups enter the Velocity community. April marked the start for four new Velocity Foundry companies who are turning ideas into viable businesses. Let’s meet them! Founder: Calvin Law Cardinote is working on…

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The Pebble Story: From Velocity To Kickstarter Glory

Not many companies can say that the public invested in them to the tune of 20 million dollars in just 30 days, but Pebble can. Pebble, which has emerged as a leader in the connected wearables space, just wrapped a…

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Bartesian Takes On HAX Part 2

When Bryan Fedorak and Jason Neevel left Waterloo for China in January, they were co-founders of a startup called MaxMixology on their way to participate in the HAXLR8R accelerator. Fast-forward four months and two rebrands later, and Bartesian is the company…

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Calling all Entrepreneurs – this Velocity Program is for you!

Velocity Alpha workshops for the Summer 2015 term kick off this week! Velocity Alpha workshops offer students and the larger community a unique opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals, who are interested in entrepreneurship and making a difference. Each workshop features special…

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Velocity Companies Clean Up At GTAN

Great news from Velocity this weekend! Three Velocity companies walked away with the top prizes at the GTAN|LEARN and GTAN|START pitch competition. GTAN (the Golden Triangle Angel Network) hosted over 200 investors, entrepreneurs and community members for a series of…