BlueChilli secures $5 million from prominent investors and acquires Future Capital’s equity

by 16 days ago.

Sydney-based venture technology investor and startup incubator, BlueChilli has today announced it has closed AUD$5 million in investment, which will help the firm continue in its path to grow and strengthen Australia’s startup sector. The latest round of funding was led by Australian business icon The Myer Family Investments, as well as Adelaide-based tech entrepreneur and founder of Internode Simon Hackett.

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Rackspace Small Teams, Big Impact competition returns this year; startups invited to enter

by 41 days ago.

At last year’s Small Teams, Big Impact competition, there was a balanced mix of talent and disaster. Some startups excelled in their pitches, others were cringe-worthy. The Rackspace Small Teams Big Impact competition had everything you would see on X Factor Australia, minus the make-up and overwhelming stench of desperation. It was a competition of ideas. And it’s about to happen all over again.

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Startup Awards

Justin Dry takes out Entrepreneur of the Year at 2014 Australian Startup Awards

by 45 days ago.

Startup Daily was proud to join forces this year with the 2014 Australian Startup Awards.

This national awards program, conducted by The Entourage, Australia’s largest entrepreneurial education institute, recognises business excellence and celebrates the achievements of Australia’s top entrepreneurs under 40.

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