Online mental health startup Uprise offers ‘psychological toolkit’ to employees at risk of burnout

- October 20, 2015 5 MIN READ

One local startup Uprise wants to take e-mental health care further, offering companies of all sizes a digital suite of evidence-based therapies, starting with cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), one of the most powerful treatments in psychology. The startup has essentially stripped down CBT so that it can be delivered online at a fraction of the time and cost.


SafetyCulture raises $6.1 million in Series A round to invest in tech, sales and marketing talent

- September 22, 2015 3 MIN READ

Townsville tech company SafetyCulture has announced that it has secured $6.1 million in its oversubscribed Series A round of funding – most of the investors in this round are existing shareholders. The latest round brings the total amount of funds raised by the startup to just under $11 million, with investors including Bill Tai, Blackbird Ventures and Farquhar, who is also a backer of Blackbird.