Velocity Fund Finals $50K is now Velocity Fund Pitch Competition

Velocity has supported the emergence of scalable, hyper-growth companies through our pioneering pitch competition since 2011. The next Velocity Fund Pitch Competition will be held in Toronto on September 19. If your early-stage startup is the next North, Embark, or Maluuba, this is your next opportunity.

When should I start talking to customers?

It’s often said that building a great startup is a marathon, not a sprint. I would argue that it more closely resembles a triathlon. It requires swimming through technical execution, a highly disciplined operational team, and an unassailable perception of what the product needs to be.