The Digital Media and Gaming Incubator helps digital companies grow and succeed.

George Brown College’s Digital Media and Gaming Incubator provides the space, resources and mentoring opportunities to take your Startup to the next level.

The George Brown College Digital Media and Gaming Incubator supports the city’s digital sectors by providing affordable space, business and professional services along with a network of resources. Located in the School of Design at George Brown College in downtown Toronto, the Incubator is more than a physical location, it allows for focused and quiet work, formal and informal exchanges while also providing space that encourages exploration and unexpected discoveries.

Space available for Winter 2018/19 in the new School of Design waterfront campus.

About Us

Space

We are an incubator that supports diverse startups from the interactive and gaming community by offering co-working space, resources and events.

Pitch

IT’S A START Pitch Competition provides funding for early-stage startups to help remove some of the barriers that can hinder entrepreneurial growth.  Applications now open for IT’S A START until Jan. 25, 2019.

Festival

Digifest is an annual conference, showcase and startup event that will be held April 25-27, 2019 at Corus Quay and the new School of Design waterfront campus.

What entrepreneurs are saying about the Incubator

“The Incubator at George Brown College was the perfect start for us to dive into the Toronto startup scene and build our gaming company.”  
Dave Proctor

Co-founder, 13AM GAMES

“The GBC Digital Media & Gaming Incubator is probably the best kept secret for startups in Toronto. When you’re starting a business, you need a great space where you can get work done and you want to be surrounded by a community of supportive people. That’s exactly what you find here.”

Vanessa Lee

Co-founder, Sage Care

“The Incubator has turned out to be a great asset to our company, allowing us to focus on growing our company as well as accessing student talent from the Interactive Media Management program.”  
Rajah Lehal

Founder, Clausehound

“The PropertySpark team had a great time working at the GBC Incubator. Throughout our time there we were introduced to other great startup teams. Furthermore, we were given the opportunity to participate in startup events organized by the GBC. Thanks to all the staff and startups!”

Sam Battista

Founder, Property Spark

“We feel very lucky to be part of GBC’s incubator program. It’s a space where ideas and vision and hard work intersect, a space where entrepreneurs can grow in a supported environment. Plus, in addition to great office space, we have access to opportunities and connections in the greater start up community of Toronto.”

Jackie McLachlan

Founder, My Wine Canada

“Thanks for all your support and wonderful help along the way with Clear Life and believing enough in our project to let us be a part of the incubator.  We could not have gotten here without you.” 

Charlotte Carson

Founder, Clear Life

For more information about entrepreneurship for students and alumni at George Brown College, visit startGBC, your gateway to entrepreneurship! www.startgbc.com