Startup SaaS Joins Startup Communities

We’re pleased to announce a new addition to Startup Communities: Startup SaaS! Powered by L-SPARK, this new community welcomes any SaaS (software as a service) entrepreneur and aims to deliver unparalleled Canadian startup accelerator programs in high growth sectors.

Our new Community Leader

Startup Saas will be led by Natasha Tardioli. As an Ottawa University and Algonquin College alumna, Natasha has a background in communications and events and is passionate about all things community-building. She supports initiatives that encourage connection, innovation, and contribution to the world of startups and entrepreneurs. Natasha is energized when she can help build connections for others to help get them one step closer to achieving their goals.

About Startup SaaS

Through L-SPARK, this new community welcomes any SaaS entrepreneur from coast to coast to coast and is passionate about seeing startups succeed. Results are delivered through intensive mentorship and access to L-SPARK’s network of top investors, expert advisors, talent, and prospective partners and customers. Their acceleration programs give companies exclusive access to leading technology and help build the foundation needed to raise capital, grow revenue, and reach the global market. As the destination for Canada’s startup and tech ecosystem to learn, scale, and succeed, Startup SaaS creates a strong sense of community and continues to grow and foster the strong SaaS community that exists within Canada.


Startup Communities is Startup Canada’s flagship program that supports and connects grassroots networks for entrepreneurship at the local and industry level. Startup Communities brings local entrepreneurship organizations for collaboration, connects local entrepreneurs with a national network, and provides entrepreneurs with opportunities. Find a local Startup Community in your area or start a community yourself.