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BigCommerce cofounder Mitchell Harper goes all in on new platform PeopleSpark, leading USD$1 million seed round

- December 2, 2015 2 MIN READ

Today PeopleSpark announced the closing of a US$1M seed funding round led by founder Mitchell Harper that will be used to build the platform, accelerate customer acquisition and help grow the team. Given that the round was led by the founder, the wording of today’s announcement has raised a few eyebrows, but it shows that Harper is all in on the platform.

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Does your startup need $100,000 in funding?

- November 1, 2013 < 1 MIN READ

Over the last few months Benjamin Chong, Ari Klinger and Garry Visontay have been meeting with members of the Sydney startup community to talk about the new Sydney Seed Fund. Today it has been announced they are now officially in business, with investors having put in already $1.9 million into the fund. The trio are still open for more investment for a little while longer.