Dean McEvoy


Host of angels: Innovation Bay dinner set for Melbourne

9:04PM | Tuesday, 29 September 2015 |  With a change in leadership and an increased focus on innovation and startups, it’s an exciting time for angel investing in Australia.

SydStart “triple-decker” event expected to attract 2000 entrepreneurs

5:16AM | Monday, 6 May 2013 |  SydStart founder Peter Cooper has promised this year’s iteration will be twice or even three times the size of the previous event, with up to 2000 entrepreneurs expected to attend alongside a stellar lineup of investors and speakers.

Spreets co-founder points to start-up passion after leaving Yahoo!7

5:10PM | Thursday, 31 May 2012 |  Spreets co-founder Dean McEvoy has declared himself a “start-up guy”, after it was confirmed he and fellow co-founder Justus Hammer are leaving Yahoo!7.

Spreets’ 10-month journey to $40m

7:00PM | Friday, 29 July 2011 |  Pete Gadget Guy Blasina speaks to Spreets founders Dean McEvoy and Justus Hammer about how they hatched the idea for a start-up that was snapped up by Yahoo!7 for $40m within a year of its launch.

Dean McEvoy recounts the rise of Spreets

3:09AM | Monday, 28 March 2011 |  Spreets founder Dean McEvoy tells The Entourage’s Jack Delosa how he started the group buying site, how he’s taken on a crowded market and his tips for budding start-ups.