Congratulations to our first entrants to go in to the Runway Accelerator.
We would like to congratulate the first lot of startups to get in to the Runway Accelerator.
A total of five startups have been selected to move to the next level and participate in Runway’s formal 12-week Accelerator program (commencing on June 5th) following a week long intensive bootcamp with 13 Geelong startups.
Successful startups selected for the Accelerator Program include:
Team: Dr. Adam Mowlam, Benjamin Sinnott, Rajesh Krishnan
Description: Drosaic connects subscribers to drone imagery and drone pilots to subscribers
Team: Max Bush, Oliver O’Callaghan
Description: A fishing app driven by artificial intelligence
Team: Linda Wong
Description: A solution designed to safeguard the lives of people working or travelling offsite and overseas.
The Baby Club
Team: Roshan Ghadamian, Bindi Raja
Description: Customisable and intelligent baby strollers sold directly to consumers
Team: Camilla Novotna
Description: A smart solution to eco-friendly, modular housing – designed to suit your lifestyle.
We look forward to seeing them progress during their time at Runway and are excited to have such a diverse group of startups in our first cohort.
Our program aims to take great ideas to a global market.
As part of a six-months program (3 month accelerator and an additional 3 months incubation period), you will gain access to a purpose built coworking space; mentors, partners and a range of substantially discounted professional services and products.
You will get all the benefits of building lifetime connections with your fellow cohort entrepreneurs, whilst working with us to create an acceleration path that is tailored to fit your business needs.
Get to know some of our amazing mentors and partners
The Runway team rely on the incredibly talented and experienced network of mentors and partners who generously dedicate their knowledge, skills, networks and support to help grow our startups. Meet some of them below…
Simon QuirkFounder and CEO, VidVersity
Dan SimmondsManaging Principal, Harwood Andrews
Fi MercerFounder and CEO, Governance Evaluator
Cecille McCutcheonCOO, realestatebookings.com.au
Are you ready now?
Are you eligible? Have you read the fine print? Yes? Then…
Runway is implementing its funding model for the first cohort which will aim to provide $15k to $30k seed grants. A second stage that provides between $50k and $250k in exchange for equity will be available for application at a later date.
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