Given Airbnb is one of the world’s biggest and best-known examples of a sharing economy platform, the idea of a marketplace connecting those with extra space to those who need it isn’t exactly revolutionary. However, despite the wealth of offerings available, Australian startup Spacenow felt there was still room – forgive the pun – to… Read more »
Now chief people officer at Culture Amp, Golbie Kamarei found her way into the people and culture field while working at Wall Street asset management firm BlackRock
Through its various offerings, Perkbox wants to “create a better society by helping employees succeed, in life and at work”.
The app was founded by Marta Barbayannis, who described GiftWell as “an electronic wishing well” making it easier to “give gifts for life’s special moments”.
Grabox has dubbed itself an “in-car convenience store”: it distributes to drivers boxes full of snacks that passengers can buy during their ride.
Accurassi is the brainchild of Ross Sharman, who founded it with the goal of taking the hassle out of comparing essential service providers. As he puts it, the current experience of comparing different providers for everything from energy to insurance – and much more in between – can be difficult and confusing for customers. “Accurassi… Read more »
Based in the NSW country town of Cooma in the Snowy Mountains region, birdsnest has grown from simple shopfront to an online retail brand providing fashion to women all over the globe.
GetReminded looks to help consumers avoid overpaying when their contracts for various services expire, and remind them when renewals for others, such as passports or licences, are due.
Initially built for fans to book their favourite athletes for events, PickStar has evolved into a key marketplace for brands and agencies to book athletes for media campaigns.
Beyond opening a bank account, Melamed said the biggest challenge in setting Matchboard up in the UK was finding the right person to appoint as country manager.
Given Australia’s love of everything property and real estate, it’s fitting that innovation in terms of real estate-focused startups is strong. Over the last few years we’ve seen a range of companies launch, doing everything from helping people find and rate an agent, easily create property listings, showcase off-market properties, allow vendors to sell their… Read more »
A mirror that can detect the symptoms of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases in the home is being developed in South Australia.
In a little over 18 months, entrepreneur Darcy Small has taken his social enterprise The Bugisu Project from a simple idea to a startup whose coffee is earning a reputation with aficionados all over Australia.
Enboarder is an “experience-driven” onboarding platform guiding both new hires and their managers through the onboarding process.