Welcome to Day One

Welcome to Day One

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Startup Muster - Featuring Murray Hurps & Maria MacNamara
Sep 23 • 14 min
Today you’re going to hear the story of Startup Muster through its founder Murray Hurps. Startup Muster is a report that produces the most comprehensive data on the Australian startup ecosystem with the goal of measuring and publishing the progress,…
The Studio - Featuring Chantal Abouchar, Claire Tester, Carol Friel & Ricky Sutton
Sep 9 • 19 min
Today you’re going to hear the story of Chantal Abouchar and The Studio. The Studio is a media technology incubator. The Studio is Australia’s first media technologies incubator. It’s located in the Sydney Startup Hub, and their mission is to help…
Yolanda Surjan from RadVet
Jul 30 • 21 min
Today you’re going to hear the story of Yolanda Surjan from RadVet. Dr Yolanda Surjan is a senior lecturer of Radiation Therapy at the University of Newcastle, she has a bachelor degree in Medical Radiation Technology, a graduate certificate in health…
The Startup Xpress - brought to you by Hunter iF & The Business Centre
Jul 15 • 34 min
Today you’re going to hear the story of the Startup Xpress. Here’s the itinerary for today’s journey. First, as we head off, we’ll meet the man whose idea it was to put the key in the ignition of the Startup Xpress. Then we’ll meet the organisers who…
Daniel & Alicia Edge from CompEAT Nutrition
Jul 1 • 27 min
Today you’re going to hear the story of Alicia, Daniel and CompEAT Nutrition. The concept of CompEAT first planted itself in Daniel & Alicia’s mind in 2016. Since then they’ve bootstrapped it themselves for quite some time and invested a lot of themselves…
Christina Gerakiteys
Jun 11 • 16 min
Today you’re going to hear the story of Christina Gerakiteys. Christina is a mentor. Christina has quite a varied background and has done a lot, and for a long time she struggled with that fact. The fact that she never could just focus on one thing. As…
Joss Kesby from Diffuse Energy
May 23 • 20 min
Today you’re going to hear the story of Diffuse Energy and it’s founders Joss Kesby, James Bradley and Sam Evans. Diffuse Energy is a company that, right now, is building wind turbines that are twice as efficient as their competitors, but the vision that…
Andrew Mears from SwitchDin
May 10 • 25 min
Today you’re going to hear the story of Andrew Mears and SwitchDin. SwitchDin provides software and hardware solutions for managing distributed energy resources. SwitchDin connects with utilities to help them work more efficiently with the grid. We’re…
Jade Ryan from Cake Server
Apr 22 • 22 min
Today you’re going to hear the story of Cake Server and Jade Ryan. Jade blew me away. Jade went to university to study structural engineering, became a structural engineer, started and built a side hustle while working full-time, is a mother of two young…
Daniel Spiteri from FEIKE
Apr 8 • 15 min
Today you’re going to hear the story of FEIKE and Daniel Spiteri. FEIKE is a business that helps get you home safely, the business has grown from an idea that Daniel had that he hoped would bring some quality of life for his family, to now a growing team,…
James Rabbitt from Broader Learning
Mar 25 • 20 min
Today you’re going to hear the story of James Rabbitt and Broader Learning. Broader Learning provides STEM based learning programs to multiple schools. This approach allows Broader Learning to provide a higher quality and more cost-effective experience…
Heath Raftery from Newie Ventures
Mar 11 • 20 min
Today you’re going to hear the story of Heath Raftery from Newie Ventures. Newie Ventures is an engineering agency. They build solutions to their client’s problems. Basically, their customers come to them with an idea, and Heath and his team go to work…
Sahil Harriram from Elite Robotics
Feb 25 • 21 min
Today you’re going to hear the story of Elite Robotics and it’s CEO Sahil. Sahil and his teams are developing robots that have human-like instincts! The Elite Robotics team have won prizes from not one, but two pitching competitions. They’ve built a…
Jessica Koncz from Crave
Feb 25 • 15 min
Today you’re going to hear the story of Crave and it’s founder Jessica Koncz. Jess didn’t go to university instead she began to work in cafes and restaurants as soon as she could legally work. Today Jess is the director of a successful social media…
Justin Hales from Camplify
Feb 25 • 19 min
Today you’re going to hear the story of Justin Hales and Camplify. Camplify is Australia’s largest caravan and RV peer to peer sharing community and is expanding internationally. The company has made leaps and bounds since when it started back in 2014.…
Welcome to Day One Trailer
Aug 13, 2018 • 2 min
Join me as I interview founders of startups in regional Australia from all over the country. We’ll go back to the very beginning to uncover the whole story of how their startups come into existence. Regional Australia accounts for a large number of…