Startwell (782 King Street West) is a wedding venue in Toronto, Ontario. The airy space features large windows, exposed brick, an urban design, and much more to make it a memorable setting for "I dos". This modern destination is an ideal option for minimal and luxurious micro-weddings, virtual weddings, and similarly styled gatherings. It is conveniently situated at the heart of a tranquil downtown neighbourhood with all the essential amenities close by if needed. This venue offers versatile spaces with a studio-inspired appearance that can be readily transformed through the vision and imagination of its hosts.
Facilities and Capacity
Startwell (782 King Street West) is an industrial and stylish building that has separate entrances for the wedding entourage and guests. The spacious and bright ceremony space is painted white, making it a blank canvas for a couple's wedding ideas. For the convenience of the nearly-wed pair, the venue’s get-ready rooms can be used to prepare in comfort and privacy. With soaring ceilings and a cozy and warm colour palette, the interior is an ideal backdrop for nuptial photoshoots. The main lounge where receptions take place is a large location with adjustable multi-coloured lighting that can enhance the mood by adding a contemporary feel to the event. The venue can accommodate up to 100 people comfortably. Additional amenities available to the hosts and their nearest and dearest include an area for a photo booth setup that is complete with a tripod for one's phone.
The attentive administration at Startwell (782 King Street West) is excited to help soon-to-be-weds bring their dream wedding to life through their array of services. Couples are welcome to arrange fully licensed outside vendors and the staff are happy to provide recommendations for specialized caterers in the area. The venue is fitted with state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment including wireless microphones, an HD projector, and large flat-screen televisions. The professional team aims to provide all the necessities for couples to be able to host their wedding in one place.
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Qasim Virjee Virjee
As an entrepreneur with experiences running businesses between Canada, East Africa and India, Qasim applies a unique lens on how people work. He previously founded Design Guru (a creative studio whose portfolio of clients included cause-based organizations like the Stephen Lewis Foundation to large multinationals like the Coca Cola Corporation), the BBC-partnered global music brand Indian Electronica, GetFilmi (a digital distributor of Indian cinema) and other software startups. He has a passion for enabling tech startups – something which has led to creating the Founder Deck playing card game, WeTeachStartup ideation bootcamps, Startup Safaris global pitch sessions as well as running IBM’s Global Entrepreneur Program across Canada.
Gulan brings a wealth of global experience to StartWell, as well as a command of multiple languages. She oversees all of our operations and is always happy to tour groups through our campus and its event venues :)