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A Tech Startup Born and Made in Bali

A Tech Startup Born and Made in Bali

Mailbird is perhaps the clearest proof yet that Bali is home to more than lifestyle businesses. A desktop e-mail client for your Windows PC, Mailbird is a tech business born and made in Bali. But its customers, like its employees, are scattered across the world. With offices in Bali, Bandung and Copenhagen, and employees in […]

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The Story behind SpeechMate

The Story behind SpeechMate

Two years ago Oliver Lucas was a market researcher for London’s Arsenal Football Club. Now he’s the startup founder behind SpeechMate, a SaaS startup born out of Bali’s growing startup ecosystem. SpeechMate writes personalized best man speeches for bestmen with writer’s block. And the target audience for SpeechMate is stressed out best men based in […]

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How to Build a Startup From Anywhere

How to Build a Startup From Anywhere

Gabriel Fenton spent years working in the retail industry in the US. Now he runs a Silicon Valley-backed startup with a distributed team scattered across Asia. His career path is less surprising once you discover he’s the little brother of Couchsurfing Founder Casey Fenton, who dreamed up the hospitality exchange and social networking site in […]

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What Happens After a Startup Weekend

What Happens After a Startup Weekend

Startup Bali sits down with the winners of Hubud’s 2015 Startup Weekend. Q: What lasted 54-hours, took place in 80 percent humidity and involved 80 wannabe entrepreneurs from 25 countries? A: Bali’s 2015 Startup Weekend. Held for the second year at Hubud in Bali, Startup Weekends are high-intensity weekend-long events where entrepreneurs work through the […]

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Lessons I Learned From my First VC Pitch

Lessons I Learned From my First VC Pitch

Maire Shanahan Raniga is an Australian businesswoman who runs four e-commerce brands, here she shares her experience of pitching to a VC investor for the first time at Hubud, the Hub-in-Ubud in Bali. Why would someone decide to take part in a VC pitch the night before an investor is coming to town? I’ve been […]

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The Millennials Building Businesses in Bali

The Millennials Building Businesses in Bali

24-year-old Dutch entrepreneur Pieter Moorman is already on his second startup. The first he founded in the Netherlands, before recruiting an international team and relocating them to a tropical island. His second startup is entirely conceived and launched in Asia, Arielle Anthony finds out how he did it. Tell me a little bit about the […]

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