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.”
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.
Stephanie was a Business Analyst when she decided to change her career to become a developer. She told her boss she wanted to quit her job to do a coding bootcamp, he said: "go for it, do it, and we want you back after". She joined our summer batch in 2018 and now she is Analyst Developer at District M.
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.
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."
« 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.
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.
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.