LaVolta - Recruitment for the Digital Age

Accelerate your digital business. Helping digital businesses to grow fast and strategically





The first in a new series -- a one-day intensive workshop called  Accelerate your digital business, which is being led by Matt Costello (ex 5th finger and now at Newport) in Sydney on 28 February.  Matt will talk about accessing investment (smart money vs dumb money) but also about how to structure partnerships and JVs.   The key benefits participants will  receive is how to make sure your business is investment ready, understanding the choice between partnership and investment – and what is right for your business and what you need to do to achieve accelerated growth.



For digital agencies, publishers, content businesses, and online retailers and service providers.

3rd Annual AMBER Awards

2011 AMBER Awards Evening

 The winners of the 3rd Annual AMBER Awards will be presented on the Thursday 15th September 2011 in Sydney at Customs House in the Barnet Long Room. AIMIA are delighted to announce the event will be hosted by James O'Loghlin, Television and Radio presenter and host of the ABC's The New Inventors.

Video of the last Sydney FED with Phil Morle and Mick Liubinskas from Pollenizer.


Thank you to everyone who came along on Wednesday 17th August when Phil Morle and Mick Liubinskas from Pollenizer joined Brad Howarth on the infamous couch.


Through new ventures such as Friendorse, Posse, Spreets, Mogeneration, Dealised and 15 others, Mick Liubinskas and Phil Morle have learned the difference between ideas and execution. The most significant being the speed of learning. So how can Australian entrepreneurs lose their inventor/tall-poppy mentality and increase their need for speed?

MELB DOMAIN - Simon Goodrich interviews Martin Hosking CEO of RedBubble!





Martin is best known as an Internet veteran. He is co-founder and CEO at RedBubble, one of the most successful online companies to come out of Australia. Prior to this he held a number of senior executive roles at LookSmart from its founding and to when he participated in all aspects of launching the company onto the global stage. Prior to LookSmart he was with McKinsey. He is currently also the chairman of Aconex, a global leader in the SaaS space.

2011 Australian Mobile Awards

We're really pleased to be part of the Awards and I’m sure we’ll have fun being part of the judge team!

Regular entries closed on 7th of August, however they are still accepting late entries until the 14th August although these will incur a 25% late charge.  You can check out and vote for all the current entries here. Keep an eye our Facebook and Twitter as they feature entries.


And don’t miss out on the 2011 Australian Mobile Awards Night!

Tech23 - Celebrating Innovation in 2011

For those of you who are interested in innovation then check out Tech23 to be held in Sydney on Tuesday 23rd August. This year we’ll see 23 innovative companies present for 5 minutes and be in the running for some wonderful prizes, including $150,000 in cash!