L-Spark, a Canadian accelerator focused on enterprise SaaS and cloud startups, announced today that it has been selected by Microsoft as one of the Canadian accelerators to be part of the newly launched program BizSpark Plus.
Microsoft BizSpark Plus is a program offered through select partners that helps startups succeed by giving access to Microsoft cloud services, software and support.
“We are thrilled to be part of this exclusive group,” said Leo Lax, Managing Director of L-Spark. “This will extend our champion partnerships to provide more resources for our companies and help further facilitate their successful journey on the road to series A financing.”
L-Spark’s missionis “to provide entrepreneurs and startups with access to industry leading partners, executive mentors, sector-focused venture capital firms and angel investors to create a deal flow of fundable companies in the enterprise SaaS ecosystem in Canada.”
“We’re incredibly excited to welcome L-Spark as a Microsoft BizSpark Plus partner, Microsoft’s premier program for startups,” said Mary-Ellen Anderson, Vice President of the Developer Experience (DX) team at Microsoft Canada.
Velocity, The Next 36, MaRS, Highline, and FounderFuel were all also selected to represent Canada in BizSpark.