A Snapshot of Calgary's Startup Community in 2018

Thinking about launching a startup? Find out what’s happening in Calgary’s startup community and how other founders are navigating it. Every few weeks, we send a question to our community members to find out what they think about startup stuff. Here is what we learned in 2018!

What keeps you up at night?

How’s the co-founder situation?


If you weren’t building your startup, what would you be doing?

What's been your biggest startup surprise?


What inspired you to start your company?

What role do you play in your startup?


How are you funding your startup habit?

How is your startup gaining exposure and credibility?

Which legal challenge were you slow to address?

Where are you finding your users / customers?


What are you looking for in your startup teammates?

How do you test and validate your startup ideas?

What sustains you to build a great start-up?

How does your startup get paid?


How are you valuing your startup?

Where are you finding mentorship for your startup?

What's the biggest startup trap?


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Published January 3, 2019