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Maggie Bergeron
Maggie Bergeron Co-Founder, Embodia
Salim Naran
Salim Naran CTO & Co-Founder, Borrowell

We help startups

scale.

raise.

hire.

accelerate.

Learn Why Learn Why

What we offer

The DMZ provides high-impact, high-intensity and highly-customized programs for the best and brightest founders in the world to validate, build and scale their tech startups – fast. That means the founders in our programs get:

Access to
capital
Access to capital

Fundraising strategies, pitching practice and valuable introductions to investors.
World-class coaching
World-class coaching

Mentorship and coaching from A-level entrepreneurs and global changemakers.
Marketing strategies
Marketing strategies

Knockout methods to attract more attention and fast-track growth.
Customer
playbooks
Customer
playbooks

Start to finish strategies to power their sales engine and create raving fans.
Operations
support
Operations
support

Help with honing structures, processes and metrics to build a smarter business model.
Financial
management
tactics
Financial
management
tactics

Fine-tuned financial management, banking, cash flow and data modelling support.
Talent sourcing
strategies
Talent sourcing
strategies

Strategies to attract and hire talented people who pack a punch and stick around.
Global
opportunities
Global
opportunities

International programming, a global network of partners and the opportunity to bring new ideas to the world.
An extraordinary
community
An extraordinary
community

Regular workshops and social events, modern office space, bottomless food and coffee and the chance to meet, mingle and learn from like-minded people.

The DMZ is ranked #1 in the world.

See what else we offer

DMZ delivers results

486

businesses incubated and accelerated

$918

million in funding raised

71%

active

4162

jobs fostered in our
community

Find us in the heart of Toronto

Our success stories

DMZ startups are at the forefront of their industries.

Our connections span across the globe

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