Fundraising Stories

FAB9 – Melbourne’s newest high-tech makerspace

Empowering inventors to make world-changing products FAB9 is Melbourne’s newest high-tech open-access makerspace, located in Footscray and launching  in February 2019. With a mission to ‘empower inventors to create world-changing products’, FAB9 will feature 5…

5 ways to woo an investor

Let’s face it: if you’re looking to scale your business, you’re probably going to end up looking to raise capital through some sort of equity investment. While demand for capital is quite high, here are…

3 ways to tailor your offering to win…

Applying for a competitive government grant is, well, competitive, but there are ways to maximise your chance of success. Every week, I receive emails from SME owners and startup founders asking if I know of…

Looking to equity crowdfund in Australia?

This blog is a collaboration with Anna from PledgeMe. Equity crowdfunding has been happening around the globe for the past few years. Over $2.5 billion was raised in 2015 through equity crowdfunding, from the UK (arguably…