W23 is a global grocery retail innovation fund. Backed by Woolworths Group, Australia's largest grocery retailer, we invest in startups, scaleups and small businesses that are transforming retail. W23 works with game-changing startups and scaleups to actively help them achieve their ambitious plans faster. We are particularly interested in retail-tech, climate-tech and digital health and have invested into companies like Eucalyptus, All G Foods, Longtail UX, Samsara, Marketplacer and Great Wrap.
Stripe gets startups. Not long ago we were one ourselves. Now we help other companies like Mr Yum, Who Gives a Crap and Canva grow from launch to industry-leading Australian brands.
Whether you’re creating a subscription service, an on-demand marketplace, or an eCommerce store, Stripe’s integrated payments platform helps you build and scale your business globally. Some of the most successful startups in Australia have chosen Stripe because we’ve been able to help them quickly launch a business, experiment to find product-market fit, and scale to grow revenue when they’re ready.
Our last event sponsors:
Telstra Ventures identifies what’s next, right now.
Telstra Ventures serves extraordinary leaders and helps them achieve their dreams. With a A$1 billion under management, our 85+ investments have already generated more than 30 liquidity events including Auth0, BigCommerce, Box, Cloopen, CrowdStrike, DocuSign, Rancher, Skillz, Snap, and Whispir. To date, our Revenue Bearing Relationships have driven more than A$600 million in revenue, extending the reach of our portfolio companies across Asia Pac and the US.
I4Connect is the selected Delivery Partner for the Australian Government Accelerating Commercialisation (AC) under the Entrepreneurs’ Programme. AC supports seed stage Australian companies who have developed unique IP, with commercialisation guidance and up to $1m worth of grant funding, to ride through the valley of death working towards product-market-fit. AC has been active since 2014, preceded by a legacy program since 2010, which have collectively provided early support to companies such as Canva, SafetyCulture, Baraja, Arkose Labs and Morse Micro.
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Our last event featured 60 founders & 60 investors > keeping our patented 1:1 ratio of investors and founders in tact. There are now over 1k active members in the 361 Angel Club!
🤑 Investments made
$1m+ in total investments born out of 361 Angel Club events!
We love angels, VCs, and startups, so feel free to join us for after work drinks on Friday's.
There's nothing formal going on here. We officially meet quarterly for drinks and food, and fun times with fun people. As an angel if you join, you'll always get an invite (as long as you don't break the rules). We invite a new set of founders each time.
Want to join the club?
We'll share our favourite startups with you if we know what you're looking for.
What Investors & Founders are saying about 361 Angels
If you are raising capital, you need to attend a 361 Angels event. Exceptional investors who truly cares about you and support you all the way. Proof? I raised additional $200k on top of our seed at the Q2 event. So grateful to have been invited 😄
Landing in Australia from Canada I needed to build my network of the best founders and investors. I achieved this all in one night at 361 Angel Club and also met my first Australian portfolio company Tiliter🚀
It was a solid first time experience at a networking event and I’m very grateful to have been given the opportunity. Meeting all those people last night has motivated me even more, and I can’t wait to go back to Melbourne and start grinding with the team. Cheers for a special night 🍻