Service Providers

Here is a list of Service Providers that have been used and recommended by the Startup Community. It is focused to help prevent that you'll be dealing with lurkers, fraudsters and 'black sharks'….


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Design Agencies

Name Location Services Recommended By
Punchy Digitial Media  Melbourne animated explainer video, Corporate Video Production @Anthonylam
Punchy Sales Videos  Melbourne animated web video, sales video, explainer video @Anthonylam
Rysen Darlinghurst, Sydney Logo, Branding, Web, Design @nickhac
Known Surry Hills, Sydney Web Design, Web Development, Branding, UX @dministry
Synsation Surry Hills, Sydney Brand & Identity Design, Web Design @PatrickDriessen
Start-Up Vids Perth Animated explainer videos, Corporate training videos @RyanBrameld
MAGNUM Sydney Connecting with your audience through Design and Innovation @TomNazarian
Web Design Xperts Melbourne Providing a full range of web design & development services @Kristybernales
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Freelance Designers

Name Location Services Recommended By
Elliott Routledge Darlinghurst, Sydney Graphic & Web, Design @nickhac
Bitten By Design North Sydney, Sydney Graphic & Web, Design -
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Crowdsourced Design

Name Location Services Recommended By
99designs Collingwood, Melbourne crowdsourced graphic design @lenidot
DesignBay Sydney crowdsourced graphic design @nickhac
Freelancer Sydney crowdsourced graphic design @Nix99

Development Agencies

Name Location Services Recommended By Wellington Django, iOS & Android apps, jQuery, Sencha, PhoneGap moc.xinlatsyrc|stcatnoc#moc.xinlatsyrc|stcatnoc
Node Vision Manly, Sydney Web, app, API development - Node.JS, Angular, React, Ionic, AWS - modern responsive secure apps. Contact moc.noisivedon|ofni#moc.noisivedon|ofni for free project consultation and estimate @RomanMandryk Sydney .Net, Ruby on Rails, iPhone & iPad Development @nickhac
Known Surry Hills, Sydney PHP, Javascript, Mobile Web, UX @dministry
Wave Digital Collingwood, Melbourne PHP, Ruby, iOS, Android, Responsive Web, Javascript, Mobile Web, UX, eCommerce @lenidot
Zazu Apps Sydney Mobile applications (Android, iPhone, iPad, etc.) @PatrickDriessen
Piran Digital Sydney Web sites, Web apps, IOS apps, Django, Python, decades of web dev experience, startup experience. Call rich 0425 261 410 @tkinson
Acclimation Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide The Official SAP Partner in Australia @emarketexperts
WebAlive Melbourne Specialised in web apps and enterprise portal development. ReedGraduations

Freelance Developers

Name Location Services Recommended By
WiseLabs Coogee, Sydney Facebook Development @Corneliu
Freelancer Sydney Freelance Developers @Nix99
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Top-notch SEO/SEM

Name Location Services Recommended By
YouRank SEO Sydney SEO for Start Ups @seomadlab
Sydney Web Design & SEO Sydney SEO, PPC, Design @morris.bryant
ON Sydney SEO Sydney SEO, Web Development @dministry
SEO Sydney SEO, PPC, Google Apps @cloudadapt
SEO For The CEO Sydney SEO, SEM, Reporting @specialk4y
Sydney SEO Sydney SEO, Wordpress, Web Design @createdevelop
eMarket Experts Melbourne SEO, SEM, Web Design @emarketexperts

Marketing Agencies

Name Location Services Recommended By Sydney Strategy, Execution @nickhac
StartUP Marketing Melbourne Strategy, Execution, Advisory @samlee
Online Marketing Sydney Strategy, Execution, Advisory @morris.bryant
Online Marketing Brisbane Strategy, Execution, Advisory @Joanna.B
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Mobile Strategy

Name Location Services Recommended By
Gregan McMahon Sydney Strategy @robertfinkeldey
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Usability Engineering

Name Location Services Recommended By
Jonathan Duhig Sydney Testing & Design @robertfinkeldey
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Freelance Marketers

Name Location Services Recommended By
Edwina Watts Sydney Digital Marketing @nickhac
Ashish Gupta Sydney Digital Marketing @self
Freelancer Sydney Freelance Marketers @Nix99

Startup Accelerators / Incubators

Name Location Services Recommended By
MyPlaceInTown Hobart Startup Business Club Lounge @BillAronson
Fishburners Sydney Tech Co Working Space @seomadlab
Seed Accelerator Sydney, Melbourne, Singapore Startup Accelerator & Seed Fund @PatrickDriessen
ATP innovations Sydney Technology incubator @NathanSdunn
AngelCube Melbourne Startup Accelerator @mlr_ca
iAccelerate Wollongong Technology incubator & Accelerator

Law Firms

Name Location Services Recommended By
The Saljar Group Australia Commercial and IP @help4innovators
General Standards - Startup Lawyers Melbourne + New York City + London Incorporation + Financing + Corporate & Commercial @kurtfalkenstein
Dan Brush @Herbert Geer Sydney Corporate Law @nickhac, @bartjellema, @PatrickDriessen
Arnotts Technology Lawyers Sydney IT Contracts and dispute resolution @ajarnott Sydney Patent Law @nickhac, @bartjellema
Optim Legal Sydney Law & Patent @PatrickDriessen
Franke Hyland North Ryde IP @jon.tinberg (
Actuate IP Melbourne IP & Patent Search @Philip
Run Legal Melbourne Contracts, IP, Trademarks @truetime
[] Brisbane Founders Agreements, Options, Company constitutions Contracts, IP, @garveybiz

Accountants & Tax

Name Location Services Recommended By Sydney All Accounting and CFO Services @MichaelCindric
Aka Group Sydney All Accounting & CFO Services @PatrickDriessen
Nexia Australia Sydney All Startup, accounting, bookkeeping and CFO Services @Faye Chen

Investment Banking & Corporate Advisory

Name Location Services Recommended By
The Saljar Group Australia Strategy and capital raising @help4innovators
One Ventures Sydney M&A, Transactions @nickhac
Hall Capital Sydney M&A, Transactions @nickhac
Main Street Capital Sydney M&A, Transations, fund raising @PatrickDriessen
Carlisle Partners Sydney M&A, Transactions, fund raising @CharlesLindop

Venture Capital Firms & Investment Funds

Name Location Services Recommended By
One Ventures Sydney VC Fund @nickhac
Southern Cross Venture Partners N-Sydney Active Tech Fund @PatrickDriessen
Starfish Ventures Melbourne Active Tech fund @PatrickDriessen
Yuuwa Capital Perth Active Seed Fund @PatrickDriessen
Allen & Buckeridge Emerging Technologies Fund Sydney Seed Fund @PatrickDriessen
Blue Cove Ventures Canberra VC Fund @PatrickDriessen
Trans Tasman Commercialisation Fund Melbourne Venture Fund @PatrickDriessen
Uniseed Brisbane Venture Fund @PatrickDriessen
SAP BPC Sydney Seed Fund @PatrickDriessen
Pioneer Development Fund Brisbane VC Fund @PatrickDriessen

Angel Networks

Name Location Services Recommended By
Sydney Angels Sydney Angel Network @PatrickDriessen
Melbourne Angels Melbourne Angel Network @PatrickDriessen
Brisbane Angels Brisbane Angel Network @PatrickDriessen
Founders Forum Gold Coast Angel Network @PatrickDriessen
SA Angels Adelaide Angel Network @PatrickDriessen
EdenExchange Australia Angel Network @EdenExchange

Technical Support and Systems Integration

Name Location Services Recommended By
OnTheNet Melbourne Secure online backup, Dialup/ADSL/ADSL2, Domain hosting and registration, Web hosting, Email hosting, Email filtering, Dedicated server hosting @vicheath
eWhizz Melbourne Technical Support - servers, storage, backup, networking and communications @kai_h
IT Support Melbourne Melbourne On & Offsite IT Support - Business computer support, on-call / ad-hoc, Mac Specialists, PC Specialists. Networking, Data Retrieval, Private & Shared Servers, Backup Scheduling, etc @mlb

Management Consultancy

Name Location Services Recommended By
Sales Benchmarking, Blackdot Sydney Sales Force Effectiveness and Sales Benchmarking @morrisbryant


Name Location Services Recommended By
Pricing Prophets Melbourne Ask a panel of Pricing experts how much your should charge for your product @sansprix


Name Location Services Recommended By
O2 Technology Melbourne Awesome cloud based phone services that grow with you @o2tech

Web Design

Name Location Services Recommended By
JTB Studios Melbourne Full service creative digital Web Design agency based in Melbourne @jesskumanovski
IT Australia Solutions Sydney Web Design and Digital Marketing agency @itaus
SAG IPL Australia Website Design and Development @fosterwanda820
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