The LEEAP Project, Episode 8 – Washington.

- February 13, 2013 < 1 MIN READ

This week Simon touches down in the place where the power players of the entire country come to play, but is Washington just a place for senators and presidents? Come with us as we explore the not so well known [to us anyway] world of Washington startups, you’ll be very surprised at what we discover!


LEEAP Project, Episode 7 – Chicago.

- February 4, 2013 < 1 MIN READ

This week Simon heads to the windy city of Chicago and checks out their startup community. From the epic 1981 building to the startups that collectively raised over a billion dollars in capital over the last year, Chicago is definitely the dark horse when it comes to fast growing startup scenes across the USA.


Leeap Project, Episode 6 – Austin, Texas.

- January 29, 2013 < 1 MIN READ

This week Simon heads to Austin, Texas. From Hidden rooms behind bookcases to a 22,000 foot startup space to hangout at. It seems that if Silicon Valley is the place that focuses on more social ventures than Austin is more about working in the B2B space. In this episode we talk to the CEO’s of Whoosh Traffic and Director of SXSW Hugh Forrest.


The Leeap Project Episode One – LA

- December 17, 2012 < 1 MIN READ

Over the next 10 weeks we will see Melbourne based entrepreneur Simon Walker explore 10 US startup cities in 20 days. In the first episode we look at the LA scene and some of the awesome stuff they are doing there as they grow their tech scene.