VentureLabs Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

  • Investments
  • 49

  • Portfolio
  • 44

  • Exits
  • 5


VentureLabs General Information


VentureLabs is a business accelerator program delivered by Simon Fraser University in partnership with NRC IRAP, the BC Innovation Council (BCIC). It has BC Venture Acceleration Program that is committed to the creation and acceleration of sustainable and scalable growth companies, and 'powering up' these ventures with the amazing talent, research expertise, technologies, entrepreneurial expertise and government assistance programs available right here in British Columbia.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Primary Office
  • 555 West Hastings Street
  • Suite 1200
  • Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 4N6
  • Canada
+1 (604) 000-0000

VentureLabs Investments (49)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Fit On Click 01-Jan-2021 Accelerator/Incubator Leisure Facilities Generating Revenue
00000000.00 17-Sep-2019 000000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
00000 00000000 01-Mar-2018 000000000000 Aerospace and Defense Generating Revenue
000000 00000000 01-Sep-2017 000000000000 Connectivity Products Generating Revenue
00000 21-Jun-2017 000000000000 00.000 Automotive Generating Revenue
000000 00000000000 01-Jun-2017 000000000000 Alternative Energy Equipment Generating Revenue
0000000 25-May-2017 000000000000 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue
00000000 11-May-2017 000000000000 Communication Software Generating Revenue
Virtro 01-Apr-2017 Accelerator/Incubator Entertainment Software Generating Revenue
Curatio 01-Jan-2017 Accelerator/Incubator Social Content Generating Revenue
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VentureLabs Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
HiretheWorld 16-Aug-2021 Out of Business
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000000 00000000000 01-Mar-2018 000 00 00000000
Venzee 21-Dec-2017 Reverse Merger
Quantrix 26-Aug-2010 Merger/Acquisition
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VentureLabs Team (4)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Ian Hand Founding Executive Director 0 Vancouver, Canada
John Seminerio Entrepreneur-in-Residence 0 Vancouver, Canada
James Derbyshire Executive-In-Residence 0 Vancouver, Canada
Pat Brady Executive-In-Residence Vancouver, Canada
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