25 Results for year: 2015

Applications close soon for aspiring Australian fashion entrepreneurs

Creative Enterprise Australia launches Fashion Accelerator Program to give budding fashion designers a kickstart in their career Australia's aspiring fashion entrepreneurs are encouraged to apply now for QUT Creative Enterprise Australia’s Fashion Accelerator program, with applications being accepted until 22 January 2016 at www.qutcea.com/fashion-acce... More

The CEA Startup Fund invests in high-growth, scalable businesses that are tackling global markets in the creative industries

The CEA Startup Fund has seen a large number of opportunities from a diverse range of companies around Australia since it launched in 2013. The fund has made five investments so far [link to Portfolio page] and we have a few more in the pipeline. We thought it would be useful to share some general observations about the sorts of opportunities we've ... More

Creative3 Pitch winners ‘Bluethumb’ to represent Australia at Creative Business Cup in Denmark

Creative3 Pitch winners, Bluethumb, will represent the nation at the Creative Business Cup in Copenhagen, Denmark from 17-18 November, with an international jury choosing the winners based on the criteria of creativity and market potential. The Adelaide / Melbourne-based startup will compete against 63 countries at the world championships for creative ... More

I Wear Ethical: Sustainable Tees, Love For The Earth

With a heavy, sweat-laden Brisbane summer drawing ever closer, there's no doubt it's time to start investing in breathable, stylish t-shirts to fend off heatstroke. As we also approach the consumer-crazy season of Christmas, it's important to be mindful of what is being bought, and keeping an eye on the ethical nature of a product. You should consider ... More

Ludo Studio wins Innovation Awards at the Online Video Awards for “Doodles”

Drawings are normally stuck to the wall, pinned to the fridge, or buried in a drawer. But with Doodles, children's drawings become hilarious animated micro-movies. Last night this innovation in online content was recognised at the Online Video Awards when Ludo Studio was awarded the Innovation Award. The Online Video Awards recognise the achievements of ... More

Like A Photon Creative wins international awards for work with Sesame Street

CEA is excited to announce our client, Queensland children’s production company LIKE A PHOTON CREATIVE, has received a Gold and a Silver Davey Award for their numbers and letters segment, the ‘1 – 10 Hoedown’, commissioned by Sesame Street USA for their 45th season. The ‘1 – 10 Hoedown’, which aired in the USA and Australia in February ... More

Anna Rooke CEO joins Advance Queensland Expert Panel to guide state innovation

The Queensland Government has announced the appointment of 16 high-level representatives from industry, tertiary and research sectors to its Advance Queensland Expert Panel. Minister for Science and Innovation Leeanne Enoch said the thought leaders, successful entrepreneurs, scientists and business leaders will help the government maximise its innova... More

School’s In: Peppermint’s First Magazine School

Authenticity, working hard and keeping passion alive were the takeaway messages gifted to the eager students of Magazine School, the first of hopefully many inspirational events run by Peppermint Magazine. Peppermint editor Kelley Sheenan and her excellent team facilitated the day-long event last Sunday with an impressive list of guest speakers who ... More

How creative entrepreneurs turn ideas into invoices

Creative entrepreneurs are blessed with an inundation of brilliant ideas. The challenge is backing up brilliant ideas with business and finance know-how. Our solution... The Creative Business Workshop: from ideas to invoices On August 25th The Coterie hosted a creative business workshop to guide participants on creating and running their ... More

The world’s most creative, influential and inspiring entrepreneurs to attend Creative³, the largest conference for creative entrepreneurs

The world’s most creative, influential and inspiring entrepreneurs will descend upon Brisbane on September 17 and 18 for QUT Creative Enterprise Australia’s Creative³ forum. The only event of its kind in Australia and now in its sixth year, Creative³ is a two-day pitch, forum and masterclass encompassing a series of dynamic presentations from the ... More