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Tariq Fancy
Tariq Fancy Founder,
The Rumie Initiative
Alysha D'Souza
Alysha D'Souza Startup Services Lead,
Alysha D’Souza

We help startups

grow.

go-to-market.

scale.

raise.

Learn How Learn How

What we offer

Coaching

Our Entrepreneurs-in-residence (EiRs), industry mentors and community champions are on-hand to give expert advice to our startups on sales, revenue growth, design, pitching and more.

MEET OUR EIRs
Community

With an alumni network of 300+ startups and established industry connections, we help our startups connect with like-minded individuals, find talent and network.

JOIN THE FAMILY
Customers

Sales are a true measure of early stage success. We help our startups go-to-market and build their sales pitch.

FIND CUSTOMERS
Capital

Our startups have exclusive access to a curated roster of funding opportunities, regular investor meetups, workshops and one-on-ones with VCs.

SECURE FUNDING



Find us in the heart of Toronto

DMZ delivers results

313

businesses incubated and accelerated

$394.5

million in funding raised

61

startups in the DMZ

2983

jobs created

DMZ alumni have gone on to expand internationally, be acquired and raise $394.5M in funding

Our success stories

DMZ startups are at the forefront of their industries.
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Our partnerships span across the globe

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