Profiles

Carving a niche: The meteoric rise of the Stylerunner sisters

- April 4, 2014 3 MIN READ

Like all good startup stories, Stylerunner started from a kitchen table and an internet connection, the initial set up was a little more than most ecommerce sites, with the Stevanja sisters deciding to back their gut instincts from the start paying a premium of around $2000 to secure the domain stylerunner.com – it was a strategic desicion that has paid off.

Profiles

She’s Empowered: Australia’s first maternity workwear for the mining industry

- December 4, 2013 5 MIN READ

After spotting a gap in the resources, transport and construction industries for workwear tailored to pregnant women, 27-year-old Kym Clark left her $130,000 job to solve the problem. Launched in July, She’s Empowered is Australia’s first business to offer comfortable, safety-compliant high-vis shirts with box pleats to allow for the growth of pregnant bellies.