Meet The Next Five Companies To Join Toronto-Based Accelerator Extreme Startups

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http://techcrunch.com – Toronto-based accelerator Extreme Startups was first announced in January, with a $7 million fund to invest in early-stage companies, and its first cohort took place during the late spring and early summer. That group dude did pretty well, with startups like Shoplocket, SimplyUs, and Verelo (all covered in TechCrunch!) graduating earlier this summer. Of the five participating, two raised seed rounds of $1 million or more from Canadian and U.S.-based VC firms. Like other incubators, Extreme Startups provides funding, mentorship, and access to administrative and legal support for startups that p (IT news)