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Flow Ventures Announces Investment in Symtext

Flow Ventures | March 30th

We’re happy to announce that we’ve made an investment in Symtext, a Toronto-based startup. Led by digital media industry veteran Ian Barker, Symtext has created a platform for building “liquid textbooks”… Read More

Flow Ventures Announces Investment in Symtext

Flow Ventures | March 30th

We’re happy to announce that we’ve made an investment in Symtext, a Toronto-based startup. Led by digital media industry veteran Ian Barker, Symtext has created a platform for building “liquid textbooks”… Read More

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Students to Startups: A great kick-off event at McGill

Flow Ventures | March 27th

ConnectMcGill, the inaugural tech entrepreneurship event at McGill was a huge success. Two computer science students, Nicolae Rusan and Ladan Mahabadi, had the idea of organizing an on-campus meetup… Read More

Reminder: Startup Drinks this Wednesday!

Flow Ventures | March 23rd

Mark it in your calendar folks:  Startup Drinks month at Brutopia (Crescent St, just south of Ste-Catherine), on March 25 from 5:30pm.  Look forward to seeing you there! Register now at TechEntreprise!… Read More

Over $1 billion in stimulus for Canadian startups

Flow Ventures | March 20th

This is a great time to be building startups in Canada. Ontario and Quebec have recently announced over a $1 billion in funding for new ventures through matching funds and fund-of-funds. There may be more… Read More

March Startup Drinks – Spring Into Action!

Flow Ventures | March 17th

Startup Drinks is back this month at Brutopia (Crescent St, just south of Ste-Catherine), on March 25 from 5:30pm.  Happy hour prices will be in effect and maybe – just maybe – we can… Read More

A method for finding out if you have a painkiller or a vitamin

Flow Ventures | March 15th

The more pitches I hear from startups the more I realize that entrepreneurs have a hard time figuring out if their startup is a painkiller or a vitamin. I mentioned this briefly in a previous… Read More

Join a startup! Launching Flow's Startup Jobs site

Flow Ventures | March 9th

It’s a reminder of the great little innovation bubble we live in that we always hear about startups trying to grow while the rest of the business world seems to be shrinking. Sure, startups are… Read More

Skills Entrepreneurs Lack: Part 2 – Negotiating

Flow Ventures | February 26th

As Monty Python taught us in the Life of Brian, entrepreneurs… Read More

Calling All Area C#, .Net Senior Programmers to Startup Drinks!

Flow Ventures | February 23rd

I want to meet all qualified C#, .Net senior programmers looking to flex their leadership muscles with a venture backed startup.  I’m looking for someone with 4-6 years of experience in web application development on… Read More

Skills Entrepreneurs Lack: Part 1 – Accounting

Flow Ventures | February 23rd

I’ve had a lot of thought-provoking conversations lately about how to develop the skills entrepreneurs need to be successful. Although building a successful startup depends on luck, timing and passion, it also depends on skill. Read More