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Seamless bag check for Sydney Airport T1 as pilot project made permanent

by launch-admin Jul 17, 2015 0

MEDIA RELEASE    Sydney, 11 February: Global leader in airport baggage technology, ICM Airport Technics, today announced that Sydney Airport has purchased the Auto Bag Drop units currently installed in the T1 International Terminal following a successful 12-month trial.   The pilot project, which took place in Australia’s busiest international […]

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Government investment helps position Queensland as Startup State

by launch-admin Jul 17, 2015 0

MEDIA RELEASE                                   Australia 14 July 2015: Queensland business leader and startup advocate Steve Baxter today recognised the state Government’s ‘Advance Queensland’ budget initiatives as a win for the startup community and the Queensland economy.   Mr Baxter, an entrepreneur and investor who established Brisbane’s premier co-working community, River City […]

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TXT4Coffee hits 850 locations, sets stage for global expansion

by launch-admin Jul 17, 2015 0

MEDIA RELEASE   Brisbane, 12 March 2015 – Australia’s first, free coffee ordering and payment app TXT4Coffee has today announced the signup of their 850th coffee store nationwide, alongside ambitious plans to launch into the US, UK and EU markets by June of this year.     Conceived by coffee enthusiast Daniel Filmer while standing in line for his usual […]

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Rescue Swag founder Tracey Beikoff exits Shark Tank with more than swagger

by launch-admin Jul 17, 2015 0

MEDIA RELEASE Brisbane, 9 March 2014 –The founder of the innovative first-aid kit the Rescue Swag has struck a $220, 000 deal with Steve Baxter, following a lively and highly interactive pitch on Shark Tank, which aired on TEN last night.    Created by Tracey Beikoff in 2012 following a […]

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Dream investment for Queensland mums

by launch-admin Jul 17, 2015 0

MEDIA RELEASE   Brisbane, 23 March 2015 – The founders of specialised child-care facility, Hummingbirds Early Intervention and Education Service, have landed a life-transforming investment from Sharks Steve Baxter and John McGrath, following their heart-warming pitch on TEN’s Shark Tank last night.   Sharing the same vision to provide a […]

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Bottlepops tops, as founders snag $150,000 funding on Shark Tank

by launch-admin Jul 17, 2015 0

MEDIA RELEASE    Melbourne, 16 March 2015 – The founders of interactive bottle-opener startup Bottlepops have landed a life-changing investment from Steve Baxter and Andrew Banks, following a hair-raising pitch on Shark Tank, which aired on TEN last night.   Based on an idea hatched by sport-crazed mates Greg Jury […]

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