Saint John, NB
Fredericton, NB
Moncton, NB
Halifax, NS
June 27, 2013
Annual General Meeting 2013
Special Thanks
#propelAGM #launch36 2
AGM Meeting Agenda
#propelAGM #launch36 3
Nominations and Approval of Motions
President's Report
Incoming President’s A...
#propelAGM #launch36 4
Motion 1: to approve agenda
Motion 2 - To appoint the firm of Curry & Betts,
Chartered Accountants ...
Election of New Directors
#propelAGM #launch36 5
R
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t
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r
n
i
n
g
Scott MacIntosh
- President
Dave Grebenc
Denis Desrosier
Ian Moores -
Treasurer
Anita Punamiya
David Bax...
Board Nominations
Jeff Thompson Tim Burke
#propelAGM #launch36 7
#propelAGM #launch36 8
Motion 3 - to approve the recommended slate of
Directors and the Executive.
Past-President’s Report
David Baxter
#propelAGM #launch36 9
Inspire | Engage | Enable
Propel ICT is a network of people and organizations
who are volunteering their time and working
...
Why is Propel ICT Needed?
Reshaping the Atlantic Canadian economy hinges
on our ability to work together. We are creating ...
Our Accelerator Evolution
#propelAGM #launch36 12
#propelAGM #launch36 13
LeadSift
raises
$1.3M
Lean
Startup
Community
Engagement
& Special
Recognition
Demo Day
Regional
Co...
#propelAGM #launch36 14
“…they kicked our butt till we
got everything right! We made
connections and contacts
within 5 mon...
#propelAGM #launch36 15
“Launch36 completely
transformed our team
and our business. With
a fully engaged mentor
and peer n...
#propelAGM #launch36 16
President
Scott MacIntosh
#propelAGM #launch36 17
What’s the Propel vision?
We will become the global leader in decentralized new venture
acceleration, taking entrepreneurs...
The Foundation
#propelAGM #launch36 19
Integrity
Entrepreneur
Focused
Private
Sector
Leadership
Results
Driven
For Atlanti...
What We Do and Don’t Do
We do mentor high growth potential technology companies
validate the potential of ideas from conce...
Pre
Accelerator
Programming the Vision
Post
Accelerator
#propelAGM #launch36 21
Startup
Accelerator
(Mentorship
First)
Taking Stock – June 2013
Strength Areas
1. Vision and Focus
2. Core Team
3. Community Support
12 Month Focus Areas
1. Broa...
Executive Director’s Report
#propelAGM #launch36 23
#propelAGM #launch36 24
Launch36 is Propel ICT’s centerpiece program
to help entrepreneurs turn ideas into successful
startups
#propelAGM #launch3...
Our Secret Sauce
• Help entrepreneurs build
successful companies.
• Committed volunteer
mentors that meet new
entrepreneur...
The Startup is
at the Centre
Validation of
idea and
market
Support idea
generation, find
collaborators,
test ideas
Guidanc...
How does Launch36 operate?
Launch36 provides pragmatic, hands-on help: validating
ideas, identifying opportunities and pro...
#propelAGM #launch36 29
#propelAGM #launch36 30
#propelAGM #launch36 31
#propelAGM #launch36 32
What we look for…
Have a technology focused
idea/concept
Are a new or early stage ICT start-
up founder
Are preferably Bus...
Coachable Not Coachable!
#propelAGM #launch36 34
Tentative schedule
Aug 16th
Application
Deadline
Aug 24th
Selection
Camp
Aug 29th
Cohort 3.0
Kickoff
Dec
4th
Demo Day
#pro...
Thank you David!
#propelAGM #launch36 36
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Propel ICT Annual General Meeting

  1. 1. Saint John, NB Fredericton, NB Moncton, NB Halifax, NS June 27, 2013 Annual General Meeting 2013
  2. 2. Special Thanks #propelAGM #launch36 2
  3. 3. AGM Meeting Agenda #propelAGM #launch36 3 Nominations and Approval of Motions President's Report Incoming President’s Address Executive Director's Report
  4. 4. #propelAGM #launch36 4 Motion 1: to approve agenda Motion 2 - To appoint the firm of Curry & Betts, Chartered Accountants to serve as auditors for the 2013-14 fiscal year
  5. 5. Election of New Directors #propelAGM #launch36 5
  6. 6. R e t u r n i n g Scott MacIntosh - President Dave Grebenc Denis Desrosier Ian Moores - Treasurer Anita Punamiya David Baxter – Past-President Gerry Pond – Executive Advisor Shawn Carver - Secretary Dan Doiron Larry Sampson #propelAGM #launch36 6 D i r e c t o r s
  7. 7. Board Nominations Jeff Thompson Tim Burke #propelAGM #launch36 7
  8. 8. #propelAGM #launch36 8 Motion 3 - to approve the recommended slate of Directors and the Executive.
  9. 9. Past-President’s Report David Baxter #propelAGM #launch36 9
  10. 10. Inspire | Engage | Enable Propel ICT is a network of people and organizations who are volunteering their time and working together to help entrepreneurs build successful new companies based in Atlantic Canada and selling to the world. #propelAGM #launch36 10
  11. 11. Why is Propel ICT Needed? Reshaping the Atlantic Canadian economy hinges on our ability to work together. We are creating an ecosystem of entrepreneurs, innovators, mentors, educators and builders that help ideas take root and grow into successful companies. #propelAGM #launch36 11 David
  12. 12. Our Accelerator Evolution #propelAGM #launch36 12
  13. 13. #propelAGM #launch36 13 LeadSift raises $1.3M Lean Startup Community Engagement & Special Recognition Demo Day Regional Cohort East Coast Startup Week 2 Alumni from Dalhousie University Starting Lean Course 2 KIRA Awards 26 Pre-L36 Alumni 20 L36 Alumni 100 Full-Time Jobs created since Jan 2012 $7M Raised from VC’s, Angels, etc David
  14. 14. #propelAGM #launch36 14 “…they kicked our butt till we got everything right! We made connections and contacts within 5 months that would take a lifetime to build. For any Atlantic Canadian startups Propel would be a must do - this alone will hyper propel and launch you to the path of success! “
  15. 15. #propelAGM #launch36 15 “Launch36 completely transformed our team and our business. With a fully engaged mentor and peer network, we went from concept to revenue before the program ended. “
  16. 16. #propelAGM #launch36 16
  17. 17. President Scott MacIntosh #propelAGM #launch36 17
  18. 18. What’s the Propel vision? We will become the global leader in decentralized new venture acceleration, taking entrepreneurs throughout Atlantic Canada from concept phase to successful operating companies. We will be a primary catalyst for the creation of a vibrant entrepreneurial community in Atlantic Canada, helping guide and grow new companies and new ideas. Our efforts will create successful companies, new jobs and new wealth in Atlantic Canada. #propelAGM #launch36 18
  19. 19. The Foundation #propelAGM #launch36 19 Integrity Entrepreneur Focused Private Sector Leadership Results Driven For Atlantic Canada Propel ICT
  20. 20. What We Do and Don’t Do We do mentor high growth potential technology companies validate the potential of ideas from concept to launch, educate entrepreneurs on starting and growing businesses, guide entrepreneurs by connecting them with experienced mentors and other supporters. We don’t take equity, dictate direction, provide office space, manage events. #propelAGM #launch36 20
  21. 21. Pre Accelerator Programming the Vision Post Accelerator #propelAGM #launch36 21 Startup Accelerator (Mentorship First)
  22. 22. Taking Stock – June 2013 Strength Areas 1. Vision and Focus 2. Core Team 3. Community Support 12 Month Focus Areas 1. Broaden AC stakeholders (Sponsors, Board Members, Mentors, Partners, Startups). 2. Further L36 accelerator programming excellence. 3. Move Pre and Post Accelerator initiatives forward. #propelAGM #launch36 22
  23. 23. Executive Director’s Report #propelAGM #launch36 23
  24. 24. #propelAGM #launch36 24
  25. 25. Launch36 is Propel ICT’s centerpiece program to help entrepreneurs turn ideas into successful startups #propelAGM #launch36 25
  26. 26. Our Secret Sauce • Help entrepreneurs build successful companies. • Committed volunteer mentors that meet new entrepreneurs, new ideas and new opportunities, getting as much as they give. #propelAGM #launch36 26 • Private sector led with support from government, PSE and others. • Success measured by companies launched, products introduced and jobs and wealth created. • Supports entrepreneurs throughout all parts of Atlantic Canada.
  27. 27. The Startup is at the Centre Validation of idea and market Support idea generation, find collaborators, test ideas Guidance from experienced mentors Accelerate growth Scale and Succeed #propelAGM #launch36 27
  28. 28. How does Launch36 operate? Launch36 provides pragmatic, hands-on help: validating ideas, identifying opportunities and providing guidance through a network of experienced mentors. Our network of mentors offer their time and expertise because they believe in the potential of Atlantic Canada’s entrepreneurs. #propelAGM #launch36 28
  29. 29. #propelAGM #launch36 29
  30. 30. #propelAGM #launch36 30
  31. 31. #propelAGM #launch36 31
  32. 32. #propelAGM #launch36 32
  33. 33. What we look for… Have a technology focused idea/concept Are a new or early stage ICT start- up founder Are preferably Business-to- Business focused on software as a solution (SaaS), mobile or enterprise social networking Have a BIG but realistic idea Export focused Are of any age Be willing to be in Atlantic Canada for the duration of the program. #propelAGM #launch36 33
  34. 34. Coachable Not Coachable! #propelAGM #launch36 34
  35. 35. Tentative schedule Aug 16th Application Deadline Aug 24th Selection Camp Aug 29th Cohort 3.0 Kickoff Dec 4th Demo Day #propelAGM #launch36 35 Trevor
  36. 36. Thank you David! #propelAGM #launch36 36
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