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JOLT Accelerator Program

Name: JOLT Accelerator Program Team: Sue McGill, Krista Jones, Kerri Golden, Barry Gekiere, Sarah Katyal Category: IT, Communications & Entertainment Website: www.joltco.ca Year Founded: April 2011 JOLT HQ: MaRS Commons, Toronto About JOLT: JOLT is MaRS Discovery District’s first early-stage accelerator program dedicated to building high-growth web and mobile startups…

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Introducing JOLT’s inaugural summer 2012 cohort

  We are extremely pleased to announce the six startups that form the inaugural cohort of our JOLT accelerator program at MaRS. JOLT is MaRS’ first early-stage accelerator program dedicated to building high-growth web and mobile companies that promise to…

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Get ready for the big announcement…

We at JOLT are gearing up to announce the six startups that form the inaugural cohort of our JOLT Accelerator Program at MaRS. These six startups beat out dozens of other applicants from all over Canada. From social networks to…

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JOLT Week two: mentors, mentors, mentors!

Week two of JOLT is a wrap! Here are this week’s highlights: TUESDAY We hosted our very first Mentor Mash event with over 50 mentors + 15 founders at MaRS on Tuesday July 17th. Check out the full blog post here. THURSDAY Experienced…

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JOLT: Week one in photos

Week one is done! And what a jam-packed first week it was for the JOLT team. Here are some of the week’s highlights: Monday The six JOLT teams moved into their new home for the next 16 weeks – the MaRS…

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Summer 2012 JOLT program kicks off!

Anddd we’re off! If you’re in and around the MaRS Commons today, you’ll notice many new faces. These individuals comprise the first cohort of our JOLT accelerator program at MaRS. JOLT will help build six innovative technology companies and help…

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MaRS gives entrepreneurs JOLT to aid startup

Technology innovators will have an opportunity to jump start their ideas with a new accelerator program from MaRS Discovery District. Called JOLT, the program is focused on building high-growth Web and mobile companies in the information, communications and entertainment sectors….

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