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#607 – Jodie Imam On Funding & Tech Startups/

  • February 13, 2020

Jodie Imam – Entrepreneur, Advisor, Mentor

Jodie started her journey founding Occasional Butler, a marketplace for outsourcing odd jobs, which was later acquired by Airtasker. She also started Depo8, one of the first co-working spaces and startup incubators in Australia.

Jodie now works as the General Manager at SBE Australia, an accelerator for Women-led businesses, as well as working as a mentor and advisor in seed funding and accelerator programs such as Startmate.

On today’s episode of The Daily Talk Show, we discuss:

– Starting Depo8 & Occasional Butler
– Timing and exits
– Women in tech
– Asking for funding
– Co-founders and being the CEO
– Gaining Independence
– The Australian Tech market

Depo8: https://depo8.com/

SBE Australia: https://sbeaustralia.org/

Jodie on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jodieimam/

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