Start immediately with online video sessions, monthly mentorship, and over 1000 carefully curated startup resources, case studies, examples and tools.

Save Time (& Money!)

Focus your limited spare time on building your startup versus learning about entrepreneurship

Find Focus

Follow a clear roadmap and stop drowning in a sea of conflicting advice

Avoid Common Pitfalls

Bypass the 9 riskiest elements of launching, funding and growing a startup

Create your startup strategic action plan using the lean canvas

Build Your Strategy


Discover the key problems your target customer want solved

Solve Big Problems


Know Your Customers

Know and understand your target customers


Measure your progress and track 

your metrics

Measure Metrics


Craft Your UVP

Create, communicate, and test your value proposition


Hack your growth and gain traction

Gain Traction


Build Your MVP

Design and build your MVP - minimal viable product


Find investors and raise capital

Raise Capital


Pitch Investors

Perfect your pitch and present with confidence


Learn how to

Key Program Features

Perfectly designed for entrepreneurs by other serial entrepreneurs, startup advisors, and angel investors


online video sessions with actionable examples and guidelines


key focus areas that startup entrepreneurs must master to succeed


startup resources that include case studies, examples and tools


group startup mentorship sessions*


access to free LeanStack accounts & investor networks*

* Only available for Plus and/or Elite participants


"I was only halfway into the program and I got my first round of investment."

- Anthony King, Founder of Origin Athletics

  • Startup emails




Join 1000+ entrepreneurs who started 500+ startups and raised $150+ Million

For: New entrepreneurs learning about startups

*requires an active subscription

**requires an active subscription, you’ve completed the program, and have a powerful pitch

Powered by LeanStack.

LEAP Plus and Elite get access to LeanStack Bootstrap and Business accounts.


For: early /idea stage entrepreneurs

  • Startup emails
  • 12 video lessons
  • 1k+ startup resources
  • Access to LeanStack Bootstrap account*



For: Experienced entrepreneurs wanting extra guidance

  • Everything in Plus
  • Access to LeanStack Business account*
  • Access to Launch Academy membership perks*
  • Access to our investor network**
  • Everything in Basic
  • Monthly group mentorship sessions*
  • Access to Slack group*
  • Access to LeanStack Business account*


For: Entrepreneurs focused on market validation





"Our app is now the most trending app in the US among teens. We surpassed Tinder yesterday morning. We are growing by roughly 30k users per day organically.

Thank you for the guidance throughout the program. Learned tons"

"A budding entrepreneur takes off around the world to discover the best healing practices, on a quest to create wellness environments that blend ancient and modern methodologies."

"LEAP is directly responsible for our first round of funding."

LEAP Alumni

"Two months after Bosch began recipe testing, she dropped out of college, and in less than a year, she had brought the idea of innovating candy that kicks sugar into national retailers in Canada."

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"Virtro is now a diverse team  where we are grateful to say we are creative, productive, and proud of the appls, games, and experiences we make." 

CEO @NextDecentrum | GM @Launch_Academy | Advisor @Fintrux | Advisor @PeaceGeeks | Creator of Intro to Blockchain

A serial entrepreneur, startup advisor, and investor making the decentralized world of tomorrow a reality today @NextDecentrum, a corporate blockchain transformation platform.

He's the creator of the Intro to Blockchain Course and the Intro to Startups Course @Launch_Academy, Western Canada’s leading tech startup incubator, with over 500 startups incubated and $150+ Million raised.

Hussein is passionate about tech and impact startups, decentralized innovation, blockchain education and content. 

He has over 25 years of extensive business experience, built 20+ startups, mentored and trained over 1000+ entrepreneurs. 

Strategic Advisor @Fintrux | Global P2P Lending Ecosystem Powered By Ethereum

Program & Content Advisor @NCFACanada | 2018 Fintech and Funding Conference #FFCON18

Advisor @PeaceGeeks | Promoting Peaceful Narratives In Online Spaces

Hussein lives to inspire entrepreneurship and unleash breakthrough growth through connection, collaboration, and community.

Program Instructor - Hussein Hallak

In partnership with LeanStack's Ash Maurya, bestselling author of Running Lean, and creator of the Lean Canvas

This partnership aims to help entrepreneurs turn their ideas into scalable business models, through accessing comprehensive training programs, in addition to providing insight into product roadmaps and workshops.

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Sr Manager, Partner Operations & Projects, BasicGov Systems

Founder @Vancouver Founders | Lead Organizer @Blockchain Regtech Hackathon | Lead Organizer @Startup Weekend Vancouver

VP Product

Heroic Labs

Senior Manager at BasicGov, and previously played an instrumental role in the success of Vancouver's tech mainstays such as Elastic Path, Appnovation and Traction of Demand, Ryan now sits at the BasicGov table. 

With fever for agile project management and a gift for authentic relationship building, Ryan focuses on how to drive sales, build efficiencies and create organized chaos. And he’s no slouch on the climbing wall.

A serial entrepreneur, engineer, startup mentor, instructor and community organizer.

Co-Founded 5 startups. Mentored and trained 100+ young entrepreneurs. Worked with Fortune 500 companies and World's Top 100 Brands.

20+ years of comprehensive large-scale project, business and engineering experience. Extensive knowledge of startups, management, events, hackathons, software engineering and team management. 

Alim Jaffer is the VP Product and member of the founding team at Heroic Labs (Y Combinator S15) which builds Nakama - the open-source, distributed server for realtime games and apps. He has been involved in startups for the last 4 years and has lived in San Francisco and London, England.

He has experience in SaaS offerings, open-core business models, growth, business development, and product iteration in order to find product market fit.

Ryan Supeene

Rama Ibrahim

Alim Jaffer

Program Mentors

“the world needs you to do it”

Dustin Moskovitz

So what are you waiting for? Accelerate your startup idea now.

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