Startup Directory

An extensive list of names and organizations servicing Vancouver Startups.

If you wish to get listed or have a recommendation, please email us.

Government:

  • BC Tech (Formerly BCTIA)
  • BC Innovation Council
  • Vancouver Economic Commission
  • Gov of Canada NRC
  • Business Development Canada

Funding:

Schools, Bootcamps and Mentorships:

  • BCIT (Continuing Education)
  • SFU (Continuing Education)
  • UBC (Continuing Education)
  • Code Core
  • Lighthouse
  • RED Academy
  • Brain Station
  • Spring
  • CampTech

Coworking Spaces/Incubators/Accelerators

  • Network Hub
  • The Hive
  • Launch Academy
  • The Tribe
  • SpaceHQ
  • Spacelist HQ

Startup Conferences (Annual):

  • Traction Conference
  • Call to Action Conference
  • Consumer Virtural Reality Conference
  • BC Tech Summit
  • [Hackathon] Startup Weekend Vancouver
  • [Hackathon] Startup Weekend UBC
  • [Hackathon] Startup Weekend SFU
  • [Hackathon] Vancouver Startup Week (Sept)
  • [Hackathon] Protohack for non technicals

News:

  • Daily Hive
  • 604Now
  • Vancouver is Awesome
  • Province
  • Vancouver Sun
  • YVRstartups.com
  • Betakit
  • Business in Vancouver

Community & Networking

  • YVR Startups
  • Fintech Association
  • Hackernest
  • Founders Canada
  • Startup Canada
  • Greater Vancouver Board of Trade

Additional Training:

Startup Tools:

  • Email Tools + Autoresponder – Get Response
  • Ecommerce- Shopify
  • Social Media Management- Hootsuite
  • Project Management- Trello
  • Social media contests- Wishpond
  • Landing page builders- Unbounce

Startup life:

  • Gardening- My Green Space
  • Childcare – My Best Helper
  • Food- Food.ee & SPUD