The StartWell Event Studio
With its own entrance from King Street West, this event space features a built-in bar, high ceilings, exposed brick and large windows along 3 walls, with seating options for presentations, cocktails and lounging as well as full audio-visual technology and support staff on site.
Capacity: 100 seated (theatre) / 40 seated (training/workshop at desks) / 150+ standing (cocktail)
Event Space Features
- Built-in Bar – With sink, quiet 30-min cycle Bosch dishwasher, 3 fridges, microwave, & robot that brews tea!
- Complimentary Tea & Coffee – Brewed fresh in-house using local micro-roaster beans from Propeller.
- High Speed WiFi – Cisco/Meraki powered enterprise-grade network with custom SSID (‘network name’) as needed.
- Stage – With flexible and sound-dampening backdrop, our stage is lit with 5 spots for great looking presentations and recorded footage plus we have a lectern/podium, stools and comfortable low seating for keynotes, fireside chats and discussion panels.
- Presentation materials: Whiteboard markers and magnetic whiteboard erasers, large Post-It easel pads, two magnetic tripod Whiteboard/flip-chart easels, 1 magnetic whiteboard on wheels.
- Furniture – the space comes furnished with 6 high tops & 20 stools, 3 rectangular tables on castors w/30 chairs, 5 couches, 2 marble coffee tables & up to 100 optional black folding chairs for theatre seating.
Audio-Visual System & Recording Included!
StartWell is the best place to host a virtual or hybrid event and connect with your audience in person and remotely over a webcast. The best part is, we handle the technology and its included in venue rental fees.
- Sound system – Our central AV booth next to the stage controls sound on stage and in the audience – with 3 separated zones. We have both wired and wireless microphones.
- Presentation Screens – Large Smart TVs on wheels (with HDMI connections), Ceiling-mounted 1080 HD Projector with screen.
- Videography – 1080 HD Footage of your event; captured from our single or multi-cam setup to use with no license restrictions.
- Live-streaming – Single or multi-cam live recordings of staged events at the venue, to stream on a single channel like Facebook or to multiple channels (YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIN, Private Servers using RTSP) simultaneously.
- Staffing – We can arrange for servers, bartenders, security and other staffing as needed for your event.
- Catering & Food service – We can recommend solutions or you can simply use your own caterer for no extra fees!
- Photography – Our photographers don’t watermark their shots and let you do whatever you’d like with photos captured at the event.
- Professional Podcast Studio – Book the studio and use our mic equipment to record content with your event participants.
- Extra Space – We have 10 break-out and meeting rooms on-campus – sized from 2 to 20 people per room. Plus, our Innovation Centre which is just a 3 minute walk away and can accommodate 100+ people for live-stream/hybrid events, off-sites and more!
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Photos Of Past Events
Event Space Layout:
The Perfect Location
Green P (metered) parking available on King Street daily plus underground paid parking is available across the street in the 775 King West Minto condos. Entrance is on Tecumseth & King just behind Shoppers Drug Mart. *We also have back ally access for vendor deliveries.
You’re in Great Company!
*Some of the organizations who have hosted at StartWell: