Archives 04/2019

Kogan

Aug. 29 — Ruslan Kogan was 6 years old when his parents fled communist Belarus for Melbourne with $90 in their pockets. Humble beginnings inspired a voracious entrepreneurial streak, and Kogan is now worth hundreds of millions of dollars thanks to his startup, Kogan.com, a wildly successful online retailer that is helping to pull Australia out of its tech-averse ways. In this segment of Hello World Australia, Ashlee Vance gets the story of the business’s unlikely origins in a clever scheme to score a cheap high-definition TV.

Apr
09
2019

April updates

Launched: The Bull Run Restaurant (SA), Sakeng Rewards (SA), Hotel Excelsior (DE), Baecht & Kellhammer (DE)… Coming up: HoppyPeople Brewery (CH), Flow & Risk Security (CH), Tohu Bohu Festival (CH), Edertal Gesamtschule (DE), …