On Tuesday night 24 women pitched at the Commbank Women in Focus, Female Pitching Competition for TiECon. The comp was tough and the women were judged on their business idea, marketing potential and pitch strength.
This new app allows you to create your own personal “pinterest” style list of houses that you are looking for when you are house hunting. You then use the Happy Hunting App to help you navigate your way around to various viewings, get directions and even contact the agents directly – making the house hunting experience less stressful!
I have always wondered why applying for a property was not a simple and paperless task, so I was excited to see these guys present yesterday with their new solution PRUVL. The website and in the future application for iPad allows property managers to do the entire property approval process in a paperless manner.
In much the same way that you would use e-lance for things that you need completed in your business, new startup Eventuate will be doing the exact same things for weddings. Brides to be will now be able to place every requirement that they have for their weddings on the one site, and suppliers can then quote making it simple and easy for the bride to choose what she needs in record time.
One of the most painful things both a parent and child can go through, is the day to day struggles of juvenile diabetes. New startup Diabetics Buddy aims to engage diabetic children and educate them on how to take care of themselves properly by integrating educational gaming into their daily routine.
Currently there are over 30,000 YouTube Partners, these people make substantial amounts of money from YouTube having advertising on their videos every month. They have Deep levels of engagement and loyal subscribers. But not many people realise they are losing revenue.
Andrew Valder is co-founder and partner of the Garage Sale Trail which takes place on the 5th May 2012. Garage Sale Trail is a community commerce initiative that’s all about collaborative consumption, community engagement and ultimately economic impact. It’s the third year of the initiative and they’ve broken the record this year with over $1.3million in sales already registered not to mention some great Aussie names that have lent their support to the initiative including Marnie Skillings, Angus Stone, Dave Rastovich and Sibella Court.
In August 2011, we profiled Liz See founder of Get Threaded®, The International Institute of Excellence, Get Mineraled Cosmetics and The Eyebrow Experts as she released her unique beauty franchise ‘brow bar’ concept across Australia and New Zealand. The business started with $5000 and this month Top Ryde City NSW opened its doors to Australia’s very first Get Threaded Brow & Beauty Bar, owned and operated by NSW Master Franchisee Evangelia Gkondra.
The incubator scene in Australia keeps growing stronger and stronger in Australia. As successful Startmate class travels around the globe pitching to investors and the Pushstarter program heads towards their first month into their program, Melbourne based accelerator program Angel Cube today announced their new class for 2012, after the success of their class in 2011.