VentureLabs Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 48
  • Portfolio
  • 44
  • Exits
  • 4

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 (48)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Downtown.AI 17-Sep-2019 Accelerator/Incubator Database Software Generating Revenue
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000000000 00000000 21-Jun-2017 000000000000 00.000 Other Transportation Product In Beta Test
000000 01-Jun-2017 000000000000 Specialty Chemicals Generating Revenue
0000000 25-May-2017 000000000000 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue
00000000 11-May-2017 000000000000 Communication Software Generating Revenue
000000 01-Apr-2017 000000000000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue
0000000 01-Jan-2017 000000000000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue
CuePath Innovation 01-Jan-2016 Accelerator/Incubator Monitoring Equipment Generating Revenue
Metacreative 01-Oct-2015 Accelerator/Incubator Entertainment Software Startup
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VentureLabs Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Snug Vest 01-Jul-2018 Out of Business
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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
James Derbyshire Executive-In-Residence 0 Vancouver, Canada
John Seminerio Executive-In-Residence 0 Vancouver, Canada
Pat Brady Executive-In-Residence Vancouver, Canada
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VentureLabs Co-Investors (2)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Creative Destruction Lab 1 Series chart Industry bar
New Ventures BC 0 Series chart Industry bar
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