Creative Destruction Lab

The CDL helps innovators transition from science projects to high-growth companies

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Apply to the Creative Destruction Lab

“Our coaches break down complex business development challenges into 8-week objectives that enable founders to sharpen their focus.”
— Rachel Harris, Director, Creative Destruction Lab

The CDL is a seed-stage program. We focus on the transition phase from pre-seed to seed-stage funding.

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Our coaches share founders’ ambition. They’ve pushed the boundaries of what’s possible in their own businesses.

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Barney Pell

Founder, LocoMobi
CDL (Toronto)

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Shivon Zilis

Founder, Bloomberg Beta
CDL (Toronto)

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Lisa Shields

Founder, Hyperwallet System
CDL (Toronto)

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Ted Livingston

Founder, Kik
CDL (Toronto)

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In Memoriam: Geoff Taber

Founding Partner, Creative Destruction Lab

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2017-18 applications to open in Spring

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