We get support from people who've done it multiple times, building creative startups or social impact ventures, including some of WA's most awarded innovators. The experts have experience in digital, film, art, technology and services. Most importantly they love to help others who are trying to make a difference.
Business startup and growth skills in the network include business planning, mentoring, marketing, finance, capital raising, design, app software development and pitch creation.
Founder of co-working at 143 Barrack in 2014. Co-founded live music bar The Bird, App developer Gramercy Studios, event platforms Hipflask, Toastface Grillah café and electric super-bike developer, Voltron Electric
At Social Ventures Australia, Shiri supports early-stage social enterprises with seed funding and capacity building. Shiri has a background in banking, micro-finance & supporting many organisations from micro-enterprises to corporations
Founder of House of Paradox, Naomi is Marketing Manager & Design Consultant of Studio Startup & TechHub, Naomi has over 20 years in the creative field, including film, advertising, magazines & photography
Kashif is the overall Winner of WA Innovator of the Year 2015, BRW Fast 100 List & finalist in E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year. Founder/ CEO of TrackEm which was featured by Washington Times as one of the Ten Commanding Companies to watch
Co-founder & co-convenor of non-profit association, The FIFO Australian Community of Excellence, plus a 40 under 40 Award Winner. Philippa is National Manager for All-of-Me, which won the 2016 StartItUpWA Challenge & is a co-director & psychotherapist at MinePsychs
With a background in media, creative sectors & international marketing. Peter has run a film & TV production company, was an FTI Production Officer, WA Manager for Palace Cinemas & GM of Perth IMAX Theatre. In Asia he led global marketing divisions in fashion goods, technology & design
Winner of the Benson Entrepreneur Award, Australian Computer Society’s Digital Disruptors Award & Fairfax Media WA Innovator of the Year. Founder/ CEO of Inhouse Group. Leader in IoT & data analytics with their Trendwise product.
A social impact leader and COO of Bloom, Shannon uses her background in social enterprise to develop the entrepreneurial and enterprising skills of the next generation of Western Australia’s leaders
CEO of SpringTech & active member of the WA startup community. SpringTech delivers collaboration & geospatial data in an innovative platform for civil, mining and agribusiness clients
A Business & Psychological Strategist, adept at identifying future trends & market gap, excels at leading profitability & performance through periods of rapid growth & change. A Clinical Psychotherapist, Graduate of the ICD plus the MD & Co-Founder ofStartItUp WA Winner KinChip Systems
Experienced in creating & leading marketing, design and research companies & has founded profitably grown & exited marketing communications & content related businesses in Singapore, Indonesia & Australia, including Splash Graphix
Veteran CEO, Advisor & Non-Executive Director who has developed multiple businesses in various sectors in Asia & Australia. An Adjunct Professor of Innovation of Entrepreneurship, Premier's Science Council, Austrade's Global Access Committee & Chairman of CSA Global & Bloom