Starts at 60, Australian media website and e-commerce platform for Baby Boomers, is taking its startup smarts global, after winning the Australian regional championship of the Startup World Cup. The Brisbane-based company will compete against the world’s most promising ventures at the Sgrand finale in San Francisco on May 15-17.
Airtasker raises $22 million in Series B round led by Seven West Media to turn the brand into a household name
Today Airtasker has announced a raise of $22 million in a Series B round led by Seven West Media. The raise follows on from a $6.5 million investment from existing shareholders including, Shanghai-based Morning Crest Capital, Sydney VC firm Exto Partners and the NRMA.
Starts At 60, a digital media platform aimed at the baby boomer market, yesterday announced a strategic investment from Seven West Media. Seven has acquired a 33 percent stake in the business to help support further expansion in areas of content, technology, and operations for the Starts At 60 team.
Starts At 60 is an online platform allowing over sixties to blog, share posts, and engage with others. It’s like Mamamia for the oldies. The platform also has an editorial team that works to bring together what over 60s want in the media, identifying their interests with tailored and engaging content.