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Shapes In The Sand – The Eco Conscious Swimwear Brand Riding A Wave of Growth

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Building A Startup Off Of The Growth Of The Short Term Rental Market – This Is Made Comfy

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Linkilaw – A Legal Marketplace Connecting Startups With Lawyers

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Startcon 2017 Award Winners

The Startcon 2017 Awards saw more than 13,500 votes cast across seventeen individual categories that recognized startups, founders, VC’s and community leaders. In this post we are going to provide a brief overview of those that came out on top and won an award, starting with Startup of the Year. Startup of the Year Winner: …

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checkboxai startcon startup pitch winner

One of the most popular events at Startcon 2017 was the annual Startup Pitch Competition. For some reason there is nothing quite like watching fellow entrepreneurs jump up on stage and brave the crowd while sharing their idea and vision. Like most pitch competitions each Startup/Founder had two minutes to present their company. Judges then …

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FluxFins is a Sydney based startups that provides a single set of surf fins that surfers can adjust. If you are not a surfer yourself, you may not know, but surfers generally have several sets of fins (all with varying levels of flex) depending on the conditions. By using FluxFins you only need one set …

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Shapes in the Sand is riding a wave of interest is ethically sourced and eco conscious swimwear. Founded on Sydney’s Northern Beaches only three and a half years ago, founder Alex Dash, has utilised the power of social media to grow her brand and secure partnerships with a number of foundations that also believe in …

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Today we sit down with 3x Entrepreneur and the Founder and CEO of Task Pigeon Paul Towers. Paul has an interesting story. Not only is he a non-technical, solo founder but he is also building a transparent startup where he shares everything he learns while getting his startup off the ground. He also publicly releases …

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Please introduce yourself (any co-founders) and your startup? Sabrina Bethunin and Co-founder, Quirin Schwaighofer from MadeComfy. MadeComfy was founded in 2015 with the dream of a customer service-focused solution to short-term rentals where hosts and guests were at the heart. How did you go from idea, to MVP and launch? The idea arose from my …

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After a friend founder themselves wrongly accused of a crime they didn’t commit Alexandra Iseneggar set out to disrupt the legal industry. Recognizing that most startups are bootstrapped and cash poor, Alexandra has focused her efforts there initially as she has built out Linkilaw, a marketplace for finding lawyers. Please introduce yourself (any co-founders) and …

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Today we chat with Elena Korolkova, founder of Sponta, and learn about how she overcame the difficulties of being a non-technical founder, looking to build a tech enabled platform. Elena, also shares her future vision for the company and outlines why they are launching on Sydney’s Northern Beaches first. Please introduce yourself (any co-founders) and …

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Please introduce yourself (any co-founders) and your startup? Founded in Sydney Australia. Goodments is the brainchild of Tom and Emily, a husband and wife team, each with 15 years experience in finance and marketing respectively. Along with Babar, their brilliant technologist, they are on a mission to create a more sustainable future by making it …


From getting rejected on Shark Tank to proving that her idea was valid. Lori has built a launch an app in the challenging word of online dating. Showing that perseverance is the key to success, enjoy this fascinating story of Lori and her startup Cheekd. Please introduce yourself (any co-founders) and your startup? Lori, a …