The Victorian Government’s startup agency LaunchVic says the startup sector could potentially contribute 15,000 jobs per year to the state’s economy over the next 20 years.

As discussed on the Conversation hour last week The pandemic has forced many transformations. So could this be the perfect time for startups? And what differentiates a startup from a small business?

Richelle and Warwick were joined by Matthew Pryor of Tenacious Ventures, who invests in startups after founding two successful ones of his own; chair of LaunchVic Leigh Jasper, who also co-founded a successful startup; and our CEO Matt Pfahlert, who was key to the buyback of Old Beechworth Gaol in order to house promising businesses. To tune in and hear he discussion click on the link below: 

https://www.abc.net.au/radio/melbourne/programs/theconversationhour/the-conversation-hour/12463000