MaRS helps high-impact, growth-ready Canadian ventures succeed

 
We offer a broad range of services to help you take your startup business to the next level, all at no cost to you.

MaRS works with over 1,000 innovative ventures in Canada, with the goal of turning breakthrough ideas into successful, global companies.
 

Is your company the right fit?

 
To work with MaRS, your venture must align with one of our key sectors:

 

CLEANTECH

FINTECH

HEALTH

ENTERPRISE

 

Programs tailored for you

Based on your company’s current stage of development, we assign your startup or scale-up to the program that is right for you:
 


 

START

  • Less than $1 million revenue
  • Testing minimum viable product in market
  • Refining problem/solution fit


 

GROW

  • $1-5 million revenue
  • Have market traction
  • Expanding business—nationally or globally


 

SCALE

  • Over $5 million revenue
  • Have significant market traction
  • High rates of annual revenue growth

 

 

How MaRS helps

Once you are assigned to the appropriate program, these are the services that MaRS provides to help your venture succeed.
 

START AND GROW PROGRAMS

The START program advises ventures on generating early revenue, attracting seed-stage capital and building a strong team.

The GROW program helps emerging ventures with revenue growth, new customer acquisition and talent recruitment, and supports them in raising Series A capital.

 

SERVICES START GROW
Workshops
Market intelligence reports
Group advisory
Event discounts
Curated opportunities
Grant and funding guidance
1:1 expert mentorship
Networks of investors, customers and partners
Access to talent and recruiting help
Media and PR promotion
Priority access to MaRS office space
Peer-to-peer groups
Connections to network of corporate partners
Soft-landing space in foreign markets
Grow programs

 

SCALE PROGRAM

This program supports scaling ventures (those with annual revenues in excess of $5M) with their quick climb up the revenue growth ladder, helping them make critical connections to customer, capital and talent networks. Building on our suite of Grow program offerings, we will tailor our services to help your company meet important growth milestones. Our advisors will work closely with your executive team to create a program specific to your company’s unique needs, providing you with customized tools and solutions to propel your company along its growth track.

 

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