Creative3 Pitch winners, Creatively Squared

Australia Competes for Best Creative Business at Global Entrepreneurs Event

PRESS RELEASE   November 17, 2017: A Brisbane-based creative tech startup has gone head to head against 59 countries at the world’s pinnacle creative industries pitching competition, the Creative Business Cup (CBC). The Aussie entrepreneurs behind hero business Creatively Squared battled it out on ... More

Startup budget

Budget 2017: Startups disappointed with ‘traditional’ budget

Startups have been left reeling from Tuesday night's federal budget, with founders believing they have been left out in the cold - unless they're a fintech company. Expert360 chief executive Bridget Loudon asked "has the government forgotten about startups?" while phrases such as "diluted down," "all talk" and "a joke" ... More

Atlanta Daniel

Investor Atlanta Daniel on seven things founders should know before joining an accelerator

Before applying for an accelerator program, there are seven key considerations startup founders should make, according to investor Atlanta Daniel. Daniel, the co-founder of $10 million Signal Ventures, has researched programs around the country to provide local startups with insights into how ... More

Bluethumb co-founders Edward and George Hartley

Bluethumb art marketplace boosting indigenous communities

An online art marketplace is giving remote Indigenous communities new hope for a sustainable economy by providing them a way to sell their art online and have it shipped to collectors, even during the wet season when many communities are inaccessible for up to five months. The Bluethumb marketplace, founded by brothers ... More

U.S. startup arrives in Queensland to take up Hot DesQ

QUT Creative Enterprise Australia selected by U.S. virtual reality startup, TimeLooper, as debut APAC base 18 July 2016: The first international startup to benefit from the Queensland Government’s Advance Queensland Hot DesQ initiative has today arrived in the state, selecting QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) ... More

HotDesQ: Move your startup to Brisbane’s creative hub

MOVE YOUR STARTUP TO BRISBANE’S CREATIVE HUB up to $100k available + free coworking Hot DesQ offers international and interstate startups, and even Aussie expats, up to $100k in funding and the chance to base themselves at QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA). CEA is Australia’s only dedicated creative ... More

Seeking awesome volunteers for Startup Weekend Brisbane | Creative Tech

What is Startup Weekend Startup Weekend is a 54-hour sprint where creative and tech minded folks get together and launch exciting new startup businesses in record time. To capture the magic and vibe of this weekend event we are looking for awesome student talent to share the stories in the lead up and during the ... More

We’re hiring! Events and Engagement Manager

QUT CEA is recruiting for an energetic Events and Engagement Manager Exciting opportunity for an energetic individual to lead & manage a full schedule of events for a creative businesses incubator & co-working space Opportunity to drive the successful delivery of events for a creative businesses incubator ... 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 ... 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 ... More