About Us

Since 2010 StartupSmart has been Australia’s no.1 publication for the startup community and those interested in the startup movement globally. Publishing news, information and advice daily, and placing itself squarely at the centre of the government’s national innovation agenda, StartupSmart is a leading participant in the momentum that surrounds the world’s focus on technology, creativity and entrepreneurialism.

Zoe Dattner, Publisher

ZoeDattner_300Zoe Dattner is the publisher of StartupSmart and its sister publication SmartCompany. Formerly, Zoe worked as a lecturer in digital publishing at the University of Melbourne, and in the book trade for sixteen years, as founder and director of Sleepers Publishing, and general manager of the Small Press Network. Find her on Twitter @ZoeDattner

Eloise Keating, Editor

picture of Eloise KeatingEloise Keating is the editor of SmartCompany and StartupSmart. Prior to this, Eloise was news editor at Books+Publishing, the trade press for the Australian book industry. Eloise has degrees in media and communications, marketing and business management, and political science. You can follow her on Twitter at @ellykeating.

Dinushi Dias, Journalist


Dinushi Dias_bio_profileDinushi Dias is a journalist at StartupSmart and multimedia content producer. When she’s out of the office, she works on social projects with her We Love It Productions family and buddying filmmakers.

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StartupSmart publishes the daily newsletter every weekday at 8:30am.

For urgent comment on business issues, or to enquire about republishing, email news@startupsmart.com.au.

StartupSmart is owned by Private Media, which was founded by entrepreneurs Eric Beecher and the late Di Gribble.

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