In September 2006 Liz Atkinson, a backpacker from a working class background in Rochdale England, decided it was time to mould her future. Less than five years later Atkinson owns three companies, two houses, her dream car and is living in the city of Melbourne
Freelancer.com CEO Matt Barrie announces the launch of the biggest and most lucrative logo crowdsourcing site in the world.
ReGadget is a service that offers instant cash prices for old electronics, including mobile phones, digital cameras, MP3 players and game consoles, amongst others. It provides an easy to use service for customers to get cash for their unused possessions. All gadgets received by ReGadget are either resold locally and internationally or sent for recycling of valuable metals and plastics. Find out more at http://www.regadget.com.au/
We look at new tech startup Buerilla, which has the startup community buzzing at the moment.
He is still in high school, lives in a country town in Victoria and is gearing up for his HSC exams later this year. But already young entrepreneur Brentis Cooper is hanging out with the likes of Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal and investor of Facebook. Could he be the next big thing to come out of the tech world?
Joint CEO of Promotional Marketing company DKM Blue, Dorry Kordahi is excite about helping one lucky startup or small business to build their brand in this initiative with the state government for micro business week.
The Collaborative Consumption movement sweeping the globe, is thriving at Hub Melbourne. In what The Financial Times calls a “social revolution gaining momentum”, collaborative consumption is a switch to swapping, sharing, bartering, trading and renting to reduce waste and maximize connections.