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Montreal.rb business edition 2: April 20th, 6:30 PM

It’s that time of month again! Get your gear ready, we’re having another business edition.

First up, we’ll have a flash talk by Jean-Sébastien Cournoyer from Montreal Start Up. Jean-Sébastien will talk about FounderFuel Ventures, their new seed fund.

JS Cournoyer has been in high technology since the mid nineties both as an entrepreneur and an investor. JS is a partner with Montreal Start Up, an active angel investor and co-founder of a few startups including Maybenow and SocialBuckets. He was previously an Entrepreneur-in-Residence with Vantage Point Venture Partners (VPVP), a diversified technology venture capital fund based in San Bruno and was angel investor, CFO and VP business development with Terrascale Technologies, a storage software company sold to Rackable systems in 2006.

Next, Guillaume Bouchard from NVI will talk about doing a good search and social campaign.

Guillaume Bouchard est co-fondateur et président de NVI, une entreprise montréalaise spécialisée en stratégie interactive. Fondée en 2004, NVI est rapidement devenue la plus grande agence web spécialisée en SEO et médias sociaux au Canada, avec plus de 50 employés.

Finally, Gary Haran from Talkerapp will tell us about “4 Ways to Boot Your Startup”.

Gary Haran is an entrepreneur who co-founded talkerapp.com and now works as Chief Information Officer at SocialGrapes.com.  In this flash talk he plans to convince you that it’s time to boot your own startup. If you are ready to take the leap he’ll show you 4 good ways to do so.

As usual, we are having the event at 481 Viger St W. Thanks to Bloom Digital Platforms Inc. for allowing us the use of their premises.