Welcome to StartUp Pledge

StartUp Pledge is a unique new program designed to support the next generation of innovators. StartUp Pledge invites University of Waterloo alumni and the broader entrepreneurial community to pledge their intent to donate a portion of their company’s future success to Waterloo.

By supporting the next generation of innovators, your gifts will help drive Waterloo’s renowned entrepreneurial ecosystem.

We hope you'll take a few minutes to look around our site and learn more about StartUp Pledge.

The StartUp Pledge program is administered by the Office of Advancement.

  1. Sep. 14, 2017Entrepreneur's gift a first for Waterloo's StartUp Pledge

    Alexander Rink (BASc ’91) has been an entrepreneur for more than 15 years. As a self-described “serial Internet entrepreneur”, he co-founded and led two Internet startups to profitability, and was most recently the CEO of 360pi, which provides large and mid-size retailers with tools to help them stay price-competitive.

  2. Apr. 24, 2017StartUp Pledge featured in Exchange magazine
  3. Dec. 6, 2016Entrepreneurial spirit
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