startup fund

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 ... 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 ... 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 ... 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 ... 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: ... 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 ... 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, Haystac... More

Studio Culture shares insights into starting up

Studio Culture shares insights into starting up David Bobis, Search and Communications Director and Partner at Studio Culture shares insights into starting up and their work in CEA's incubator. Q. Tell us about your team. A. "We’re a young, hardworking, creative and passionate team with a diverse set of expertise ... More

Peppermint Magazine in The Coterie

Peppermint Magazine have a permanent office in the QUT Creative Enterprise Australia co-working space, The Coterie. They recently moved to The Coterie after starting the magazine from a home office in 2008.  Peppermint Magazine Founder and Editor, Kelley Sheenan, shares her story about the publication and what life is ... More

Peppermint magazine

CEA client, Peppermint Magazine, share their story

Peppermint Magazine moved from a home office to The Coterie at QUT Creative Enterprise Australia Peppermint Magazine have a permanent office in the QUT Creative Enterprise Australia co-working space, The Coterie. They recently moved to The Coterie after starting the magazine from a home office in 2008.  Peppermint ... More