The team at Techboard has been busy adding companies to Techboard, the largest directory of Australian Startups and Tech Companies. this latest batch takes the number of company profiles to just shy of 2500. The more companies we have in the Directory the more we are monitoring to enable Techboard to become the data provider of choice on the Australian Startup and Tech Ecosystem.
We announced earlier this month we have partnered with the Angels of Australia to present the National Angel Awards 2018 We are pleased to announce that categories and entry criteria have been finalised and entries are now open for the National Angel Awards. The awards will be presented on the Angels of Australia Cruise from 11-14 September 2018.
The 2017/18 financial year is drawing to a close and the Techboard team is working towards its first Annual Funding Report covering funding events by Australian startups and young tech companies confirmed during the 2017/18 financial year. This will be the most comprehensive annual funding report covering the Australian Startup and Tech Ecosystem ever. We want to make sure we cover as many funding events as possible so we are calling on the support and assistance from companies, advisors, investors/funders and others to help supplement our dataset.
Our latest interview sees Techboard correspondent Bradley Delamare from Tank Stream Labs make a switch from interviewee to interviewer (see the Techboard interview with Bradley). Bradley, spoke with Anthony Millet, CEO of residential property crowd-investment platform BRICKX following their $9M capital raise. We recently caught up with Anthony at the Myriad Launch Party in Brisbane where he was demonstrating his snake wrangling skills.
Techboard is very proud to be partnering with the Angels of Australia to present the National Angel Awards 2018 which will celebrate the contribution made by Angel Investors to the Australian Startup and Tech Ecosystem
Techboard has been invited to take part in this year's Policy Hack in Brisbane organised by StartupAus. Techboard CEO Peter van Bruchem will be taking part in the Data and Measurement group working to help develop a clear data picture of the startup ecosystem.
Techboard’s very own Alex Kohn, who also works for our partners the Polyglot Group, recently sat down with Paul Towers, founder of Startup Soda, a daily newsletter focused on Australian startup stories and best practices as well as distributing Techboard content (both company announcements and Blog posts). Paul also founded Task Pigeon, a software as a service business providing a simple, yet powerful, task management application for small to medium teams. Paul is also a member of Techboard’s Panel of Experts for New South Wales. Alex spoke to Paul about being a juggling entrepreneur and his refreshing approach to sharing the challenges of being a startup founder.
Techboard is pleased to present its funding report covering funding events confirmed in the March 2018 quarter, involving startups and young tech companies which are eligible for a listing on Techboard. Data is collated by the Techboard team from public sources both manually and via semi-automated screening of the over 2000 companies that are actively tracked. Techboard also has deals reported via relationships with investors, investment groups and angel groups across the country. Techboard would especially like to thank Melbourne Angels, Brisbane Angels, Gold Coast Angels and Perth Angels for their on-going collaboration and all people who submitted information to us via our new Funding Event submission form and companies who announced their funding events on Techboard using our announcements platform.
Techboard collects data on Australian Startups and Young Tech Companies and produces a variety of Data Products including our Quarterly Funding Reports. These reports contain all funding events identified by the Techboard Team for the companies we are tracking during the course of our monthly collection of data for the preparation of the Techboard Rankings and Traction Reports and includes funding events reported in the press, and announced on Techboard using our Announcements Platform. We also have funding events reported to us directly by a number of investor groups as outlined on our Partners Page.