Made At McGill: The world’s 1st electric snowmobile

In this episode of the Made At McGill podcast, you’ll hear from Sam Bruneau – a McGill Engineering alum who won the McGill Dobson Cup in 2016. His company Taiga Motors is building and commercializing the world’s first electric snowmobile. This is the story of how Taiga was made at McGill.

What you’ll learn in this episode:
  • Why Sam and his team turned down job offers from Tesla
  • How they got their first important pieces of feedback
  • How you can leverage one investor to get more funding from another

Tune in on: Youtube / iTunes

(or just search for “Made At McGill” on your phone’s podcast app)
Mo Akif

Mo Akif

The Editor-in-Chief of the McGill Dobson Chronicles. Never having started a lemonade stand as a child and tired of reading blog posts about entrepreneurship without actually doing anything, he was on the verge of giving up and joining a pyramid scheme. Luckily the McGill Dobson Centre decided to adopt him, allowing him to get a closer look at what it takes to build something valuable.