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Freeform Interface Palette Discuss VFF

Exactly a week out from spring term’s Velocity Fund Finals (VFF), we sat down with the 4th winner of $25K, Palette to get the rundown on what they’ve been up to since their big win in March. The Palette team…


VFF $1K Finalists Announced

Over 20 students from the University of Waterloo pitched their startup ideas at the Velocity Pitch Night Socials last week in the hopes of securing one of 10 spots at the Velocity Fund Finals $1K competition on July 24th. The…


PetroPredict Reflects on VFF $25K Win

On the cusp of the Velocity Fund Finals (VFF) July 24th, we caught up with PetroPredict co-founder Dominic Toselli at Velocity Garage to get the rundown on what they’ve been up to since their $25K VFF win last term. Toselli, named…


10 startups to pitch live for Velocity funding

What will be the next big startup to come out of Velocity? It might just be one of ten companies pitching their businesses live at the 10th Velocity Fund Finals on July 24th. The contenders come from diverse backgrounds –…


Live Performer Marketplace SparkGig Talks VFF

In these few weeks leading up to the 10th Velocity Fund Finals (VFF), we are catching up with last term’s VFF $25K winners. This week we sat down with SparkGig co-founder and serial entrepreneur Desmond Choi to find out what…


Make Your Pitch Count #VFFS14

Perfect your pitch on July 9th and 10th at Velocity’s Pitch Night Socials for a chance to win one of three $1,000 grants through the Velocity Fund. We want to hear your crazy and innovative ideas – no prototype necessary.…