Remote Social team
Funding

Hybrid work culture building startup Remote Social raises $1 million seed round

- September 7, 2021 2 MIN READ

Future of work startup Remote Social has raised a $1 million seed round. The raise was led by Black Nova VC, supported by neuroscience consultancy NeuroPower, Antler Australia – the startup emerged out of Antler Australia, and several strategic angels. Remote Social’s angel investors include Atlassian VP of engineering Zak Islam, Archangel Ventures partner Quentin Wallace,… Read more »

Tia Cummins
Antler Australia

This neuroscientist and ex-soldier’s startup uses virtual reality to treat PTSD and other mental health conditions

- August 18, 2021 3 MIN READ

One of the most popular new innovations we’ve seen in recent years has been virtual reality (VR) technology. While many might associate virtual reality with games or leisure activities, a growing field of research suggests it can be an incredibly valuable tool in dealing with a range of mental health issues. After completing a PhD… Read more »

Philip Ip, Nina Hooper
Antler Australia

This aerospace engineer’s startup is teaching kids the soft skills they don’t learn in classrooms

- August 5, 2021 3 MIN READ

After spending the bulk of her career working and studying astrophysics and aerospace engineering at both Harvard and Stanford, Nina Hooper realised there was a gap between traditional education and some of the vital soft skills that many great entrepreneurs possess.  “In 2018, I went on a road trip around the United States and visited… Read more »

Antler Australia

An anthropologist is building an app to help pass family stories down through the generations

- July 8, 2021 2 MIN READ

After travelling around the world and collecting people’s life stories as an anthropologist and filmmaker, Dr Aliaa Remtilla realised that everyone has a story to tell and everyone wants these stories to be captured. However, most people don’t know how to go about doing it. With a strong belief that every person’s story matters, Dr… Read more »

News & Analysis

Bramp is building big brands for small companies

- June 23, 2021 2 MIN READ

The problem that many smaller companies and startups face is trying to develop something that competes without spending the huge sums of money that comes with hiring an agency.  With a background working in strategic brand consultancies, Bramp CEO, Benni Weller understood the challenge that smaller businesses faced and felt he could systemise the process… Read more »

Startup Daily on Ausbiz

Startup Daily TV: Bede Moore on Antler Australia’s latest investment plans as it backs 13 new startups

- June 11, 2021 < 1 MIN READ

Antler Australia has invested in 13 new early-stage startups for its Autumn cohort.  The ventures in the fourth cohort reveal a changing business model for the early-stage VC, which is backing both startups built with Antler and accelerated cases that joined the VC platform as an existing business. At the same time, Antler also launched a… Read more »

Antler Australia

Portant helps project managers put reporting on autopilot to free up their work day

- April 15, 2021 2 MIN READ

In today’s business world, reporting takes up an inordinate amount of time for both staff and management. Portant is an automated reporting platform that empowers users to easily create professional reports. “We believe companies waste too much time on reporting.Project managers spend 75% to 90% of their time communicating, with a high percentage of that… Read more »