Jose joined Le Wagon with the intention to accelerate Arkangel, a startup he launched in 2018 to help a family member fight a chronic disease. “I built an MVP of Arkangel with an awesome team during the bootcamp and today we have raised $69,000 in non-equity funding and will be raising more in pre-seed to grow our customer base.”
« Not being afraid to follow your intuition, being able to change your life when you are not satisfied with it and always follow your gut, is what I learned. You’re gonna be happier in the end. » After working for big corporations as a mechanical engineer, Stephanie felt she needed a change in her life. She is now a Back-End Developer at Surmesur.
Olivier wanted to leave his home, venture abroad, learn new skills and change his life. He chose Le Wagon to learn in a short period of time and because it was the best ranked of the coding bootcamps worldwide. He is now an Analyst Programmer at CGI.
After studies in history, Daniela began travelling around the world and became interested in photography. Upon her return to Montreal, she set up workshops for adventure and outdoor enthusiasts. She then joined Le Wagon's 2019 winter batch. Today, Daniela is a Narrative designer at Ubisoft Montreal
After completing a degree in Business and Finance, Claire undertook her professional career in the financial industry in Europe. She has always been interested in entrepreneurship and the tech industry. She worked in some startups in Montreal and decided to join Le Wagon Montréal coding bootcamp. Now, she is a Product Owner at Exo.
Sara studied Geomatics at Carleton University (Canada) and used to work as an analyst in both the private and public sector. She realized it wasn't what she really wanted as a career. She decided to learn how to code with Le Wagon, and she is now an Ottawa-based Freelance Web Developer.
Before doing Le Wagon, Simon used to be the director of operations for an insurance broker. He wanted to go back to doing what he loved: creating software and developing products. He attended Le Wagon Montréal’s Spring batch 2018. He is now an API Product Owner at Decathlon "In my daily life, I reuse what I learned from Le Wagon all the time."
Jerome studied Economics and like a lot of his friends, he started working at a bank to be surrounded by like-minded folks. But he always had a proclivity for coding, so he took part in the 2019 Winter 9-week program in Montréal. A few weeks after the bootcamp, Beslogic hired him as a FullStack Developer.
Alexandre graduated from McGill University in 2018 with a bachelor of commerce in Global Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Business Analytics. Passionate about solving problems with technology and great products, he joined Le Wagon to gain web development skills. He is now working as a product manager at Mylo
Julien used to work in marketing in big companies in Europe and Canada. He then started his own startup, which was a food delivery service based in Montreal. He joined Le Wagon Montréal to have the IT skills to develop new MVPs and manage developers' teams. He now works as a project manager.
Lionel was a 3D Graphic Designer in Belgium before he began a 2-year journey travelling the world. He decided to settle in Montreal to start his new life learning with Le Wagon and gainning skills for his future projects. Two month after his graduation, he was hired as a front-end developer.
Nicolas has a degree in Commerce & Management and began his career working with business development and marketing. He felt that this career was not for him and he decided to make a change. He joined our batch #125 and learned to code. Right after his batch's Demo Day, he was invited to work as front end developer.