Monday, September 14, 2015, marked the launch of this year’s GrindSpaceXL Program.
GrindSpaceXL enables start up companies to grow with the mentorship of seasoned entrepreneurs. For 12 weeks, these eight selected companies join the intensive program to improve their business models and sales, as well as preparing them for investment pitches. Over 40 companies have graduated from GrindSpaceXL so far, and eight more will join the alumni at the end of this program.
Companies participate in group workshops and one-on-one entrepreneurship training. Participants have access to numerous resources through Queen’s University, PARTEQ Innovations and Launch Lab. They are invited use office space at Innovation Park and gain from the connections built in their surroundings. Participants also benefit from engaging with the other motivated companies in the program, as they may also offer support and advice.