Propel Entrepreneurship

About Us

Propel is quickly emerging as one of Southwestern Ontario's most active startup accelerators.  Located at Western University, the centre provides co-working space, seed funding, world-class mentorship, and hosts training programs, events and workshops for startups at all stages of growth.  Propel is also the home of PSI, a sales-focused incubator program for the region’s most promising entrepreneurs.

Propel is part of the Campus-Linked Accelerator program, an initiative of the Ontario Government and administered through the Ontario Centres of Excellence. Propel is partnered locally with LEAP Junction at Fanshawe College. 

Contact Us & Hours

Phone:

519-661-2111 x 85312

Email:

entrepreneurship@uwo.ca

Hours:

Staffed Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM.

Coworking Space, after-hours: Monday - Friday: 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM. Closed all day Saturday and Sunday.
 
To set up a meeting time with one of our 'Startup Advisors" please click here.

Staff Directory

 

Deniz Edwards

Deniz Edwards

Director of Propel

Specialization:

Entrepreneurship, Business Development, Strategic Planning, Financial Modeling, and Analytics.

 

WSSB 2120B
x 87314
entrepreneurship@uwo.ca  

 

 

 


 

Michelle Stanescu

Michelle Stanescu

Western Entrepreneurship Communications Coordinator

Specialization:
Strategic Communications Planning, Social Media, Media Relations, Marketing Campaigns, and Creative Design.

WSSB 2130
x 85312
mstanes@uwo.ca 

 



  


 

Alan Kalbfleisch

Jeremy Ward

Western Accelerator Program Coordinator 

Specialization:
Program Planning & Development, Event Planning, Project Management, Business Advisory Services, and Strategic Planning.

 

SH 3366
x 87307
jward27@uwo.ca 


 


 
 


 

Coming Soon

Joining Our Team Soon!

Community Coordinator 

Specialization:
Event & Program Planning, Mentor Engagement, Community Outreach, and Stakeholder Relations.

2130
x 85312
entrepreneurship@uwo.ca



 


 


 

Gamal

Gamal Assaad

Startup Advisor 

Specialization:
Entrepreneurship, Client Intake, Business Advisory, Mentorship, Prototyping, and Crowdfunding.

WSSB 2130
x 85312

 




 

 


 

coming soon

Sanna Choudhary

Startup Advisor 

Specialization:
Entrepreneurship, Client Intake, Business Advisory, Value Proposition, and Pitching

WSSB 2130
x 85312

 




 

 

Location

Western Student Services Building (WSSB) Room 2130
We're located beside the University Community Centre and across from Weldon Library.