Velocity (University of Waterloo) Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 324

  • Portfolio
  • 201

  • Exits
  • 80


Velocity (University of Waterloo) General Information

Company Description

Founded in 2008, Velocity is an incubator based in Kitchener, Canada. The firm seeks to invest in early-stage technology companies.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Corporate Office
  • 151 Charles Street West
  • Suite 199
  • Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1H6
  • Canada

Velocity (University of Waterloo) Investments (324)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Stabl 01-May-2024 Accelerator/Incubator Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue
PatientCompanion 05-Apr-2024 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Startup 0000 0000 00.0
Trusscore 01-Jan-2024 000000000000 Building Products Generating Revenue
Plantal Support 04-Dec-2023 000000000000 000 Other Consumer Durables Generating Revenue
Colorful.Zone 01-Oct-2023 000000000000 Other Healthcare Services Generating Revenue
DailyBite 01-Oct-2023 000000000000 Food Products Generating Revenue
Float 01-Aug-2023 000000000000 Financial Software Generating Revenue
Pink and New 01-Aug-2023 000000000000 Information Services (B2C) Startup
Tako (Media and Information Services) 01-Aug-2023 Accelerator/Incubator Media and Information Services (B2B) Stealth
Tempo Labs (Multimedia and Design Software) 01-Aug-2023 Accelerator/Incubator Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue
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Velocity (University of Waterloo) Exits (80)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
1mentor 11-Jan-2024 Merger/Acquisition
OSIMple 12-Oct-2023 000 00 00000000
Carbon NanoPure 18-Jun-2023 000 00 00000000
Borealis Wind 13-Jun-2023 000000000000000000
Fuzzbuzz 03-Jan-2023 000000000000000000
UHWK 01-Jan-2023 000000000 00000000
CoFounded 23-Nov-2022 000 00 00000000
Terrene 23-Nov-2022 000 00 00000000
Stabilo Medical 06-Nov-2022 Out of Business
Perennial (Beverages) 31-Oct-2022 Out of Business
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Velocity (University of Waterloo) Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Velocity (University of Waterloo) Management, Team & Partners (12)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Akash Vaswani General Partner 0 Kitchener, Canada
Ross Robinson General Partner 0 Kitchener, Canada
John Dick Ph.D Director of Velocity Campus & Business Advisor 0 0 Kitchener, Canada
Sarrah Lal Director of Velocity Incubator Kitchener, Canada
Adrien Côté Ph.D Executive Director 0 0 Kitchener, Canada
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Velocity (University of Waterloo) Co-Investors (57)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
GarageCapital 3 Series chart Industry bar
MaRS Investment Accelerator Fund 0 Series chart Industry bar
BDC Capital 0 Series chart Industry bar
Ontario Centre of Innovation 0 Series chart Industry bar
SOSV 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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Velocity (University of Waterloo) FAQs

  • What is Velocity (University of Waterloo)?

    Founded in 2008, Velocity is an incubator based in Kitchener, Canada.

  • When was Velocity (University of Waterloo) founded?

    Velocity (University of Waterloo) was founded in 2008.

  • Where is Velocity (University of Waterloo) headquartered?

    Velocity (University of Waterloo) is headquartered in Kitchener, Canada.

  • How many investments has Velocity (University of Waterloo) made?

    Velocity (University of Waterloo) has made 324 investments.

  • What has Velocity (University of Waterloo) invested in?

    Velocity (University of Waterloo) has made numerous investments in companies like Stabl, PatientCompanion, and Trusscore within the Healthcare Technology Systems, Business/Productivity Software, and Building Products industries.

  • What has Velocity (University of Waterloo) invested in recently?

    Velocity (University of Waterloo)'s latest investment was on 01-May-2024 in Stabl, a company within the Healthcare Technology Systems industry.

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