For those lucky enough or able to, many Australians are now working remotely to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. For some, this involves a shift in the way we work. Slack itself is functioning as a temporary all-remote company, with more than 2,000 people from 18 offices across 10 countries working from home due… Read more »
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Slack’s first HR hire, Marissa Senzaki was earlier this year chosen to be part of the landing team for the company’s new Melbourne office, where she now works as the senior corporate recruiter for the APAC region.
Presentation software startup Prezi has announced the launch of Prezi Business, a new visual presentation platform for teams. The launch of the new business-focused product is part of Prezi’s move to ramp up its presence in the workplace.
This evening Slack confirmed with Venture Beat that it had raised $200 million in funding at a post-money valuation of $3.8 billion. The round led by Thrive Capital, also saw Comcast Ventures, Accel Partners, GGV, Index Ventures, Social Capital and Spark Growth as well as a handful of others participate in the round.
Tech industry darling Slack, the team messaging platform now boasting over 2.3 million active daily users, has officially launched in Australia, today opening its new Asia Pacific headquarters in Melbourne. The new office, in the heritage Carlton Brewery site, will be home to 70 staff.
The latest startup to join the billion dollar club (which feels like is something happening every other month these days) is Slack, the enterprise focused collaboration platform founded by entrepreneur Stewart Butterfield.