Canva announces US$15 million Series A round, valuing the company at $165 million

- October 6, 2015 2 MIN READ

Design platform Canva today announced a USD$15 million Series A round of funding to continue expanding its platform, which is now used by more than five million marketers, designers and small business owners. This latest round of capital brings the total amount raised by the Sydney-based startup to USD$27 million and gives it a valuation of USD$165 million.


Startup Daily is going to Asia!

- August 25, 2014 2 MIN READ

There is a massive opportunity for another Startup / Tech focused media player to enter the market – that not only reported and analysed what was happening in the space but a site that also uncovers and reports on opportunities that exist between Asia and Australia.


Optus-Innov8 Seed Fund now open for business all year round!

- October 17, 2013 2 MIN READ

Today, tech innovators around Australia can now apply for funds, resources and support all year round from Optus‐Innov8 Seed, an early‐stage investment collaboration between Optus and SingTel Innov8. This change from a bi‐yearly application model, along with showcase events for startups launching in December 2013, will provide more chances for entrepreneurs to get a leg up that could shoot them into startup stardom.


General Assembly Awards Voting Closes soon.

- December 5, 2012 1 MIN READ

Voting closes soon for the inaugural General Assembly Australia Tech Awards! General Assembly Australia, is part of a global network of campuses for individuals seeking opportunity and education in technology, business, and design.