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CEA Startup Fund backs crowdsourced live music startup GiggedIn

Capital to prep for global expansion, new GiggedIn Infinite subscription offering Australian crowdsourced live music performance startup GiggedIn today announced it had closed a $500,000 funding round, which includes investment from the CEA Startup Fund. The investment will assist the company to prepare for global growth and will position it to service ... More

Creative³ registrations now open

Creative³ is designed for entrepreneurs looking to grow their business, innovators who want to understand the latest technology trends and those with an interest in tech startups and the creative industries. Registrations now open. More

Creative³ Pitch deadline extended – June 26

The Creative³ Pitch is designed for seed and growth stage creative industries startups looking to raise investment. Four finalists will pitch to a gathering of early-stage investors who actively invest in the creative industries. Do you know a creative tech startup looking for investment? Tell them about the Creative³ Pitch. More

Startup Funding for Handkrafted

QUT Creative Enterprise Australia’s Startup Fund invests in custom made craftsmanship platform, Handkrafted. QUT Creative Enterprise Australia which is Australia’s only creative incubator and investment fund has announced today investment into Handkrafted, which marks the fourth investment for its Startup Fund – and the first in the craft artisan ... More

New Board Appointments

QUT Creative Enterprise Australia have appointed three new Board members We are pleased to welcome new Directors are joining the QUT Creative Enterprise Australia Board as Non-Executive Directors: Anne-Marie Birkill, Mandy Thomas and Robina Xavier. They bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to help grow CEA and our initiatives further. "We are ... More

Startup Fund Invests in Metaverse Makeovers

$750K investment in wearable tech in holographic appcessories startup, Metaverse Makeovers. Melbourne Angels has led a syndicated investment of more than $750K in Metaverse Makeovers which includes QUT Creative Enterprise Australia’s (CEA) Creative Enterprise Fund and private investors in China. Metaverse Makeovers is a leading protagonist in the ... More

Flickchicks go for (festival) Gold

Flickchicks' Principals appointed Artistic Directors for Heart of Gold Film Festival Flickchicks’ principals, Margie Brown and Mandy Lake, feel as if they’ve struck gold with their appointment as artistic directors for this year’s Heart of Gold International Film Festival (HOGIFF), to be held in Gympie from 8-11 October. Nine years ago the CEA ... More

CEA client TheStoryBoxes share their story

Film and media production company, TheStoryBoxes, have worked in the QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) incubator for the past year. They share their journey, moving out from their home office to CEA, and now 'graduating' to an independent office. We ask Co-Founder Sarah Mak about the experience.   Q: Tell us about your business, ... More

New interactive e-book, If I were a Wizard, by Lore Corp

CEA client, Lore Corp has launched a new interactive e-book, If I were a Wizard CEA client, Chris Loh from Lore Corp has been in CEA's incubator for 2.5 years. He shares his startup experience and story behind his new interactive e-book for children called If I were a Wizard. Q. Tell us about your business, Lore Corp. A. "I set up Lore Corporation to ... More

Haystack App launches new feature

Haystack launch new app feature and share what it's like to work in The Coterie Haystack founder, Ran Heimann, shares his startup story and what it's like working in The Coterie. Haystack are launching a new feature to make their virtual business card sharing app even better. Q. Tell us about your business, Haystack. A. "Haystack is business cards, ... More