ECAL Founder & CEO Patrick Barrett appears on Sky Business News The Switzer Report, to discuss the rise of ECAL’s dynamic calendar marketing platform, and the recent funding announcement with Oxygen Ventures.
Official Media Announcement, released 19 August 2014 ECAL, the global ‘precision marketing’ platform for events, has raised $2 million in funding from Larry Kestelman’s Oxygen Ventures. ECAL was judged a joint winner of the inaugural ‘Big Pitch’ event for start-ups organised by Oxygen Ventures on 17th June in Melbourne. ECAL delivers relevant and on-time marketing […]
Watch TV Report here ‘The Big Pitch’ is a $5m dollar competition run by Dodo’s co-founder Larry Kestelman to find Australia’s next big start-up company.More than 350 businesses applied, with the field whittled down to just five finalists.
WeTeachMe and ECAL, two Melbourne-based startup companies have both taken out the top gong in Oxygen Ventures’ inaugural The Big Pitch event, with judges deciding they were unable to split the two finalists. ECAL and WeTeachMe will now share in the up to $5 million funding round. The details as to the exact amounts each startup will […]
The Sydney Morning Herald, IT Pro, by Lia Timson Published 18 June 2014 Two Melbourne start-ups are more than $2 million richer today, after splitting the winnings of the inaugural Big Pitch, a private funding competition for technology ideas. WeTeachMe, a platform that combines course-provider software with an online martketplace for short courses, walked away […]
BRW, by Caitlin Fitzsimmons (Online editor) Published 18 June 2014 Two Melbourne-based start-ups won funding at Oxygen Ventures’ The Big Pitch event. The judges announced two winners out of five finalists at the event on Tuesday night, but there were more than 350 applicants in total. The first winner is ECAL, a calendar marketing platform […]
National Football League (NFL) teams including New England Patriots, Chicago Bears and Washington Redskins have launched their season schedules with a bang using ECAL. Existing NFL eCal users had the luxury of automatically receiving their 2014/15 NFL team schedule first, directly into their personal calendar, as soon as it was released on Wed 23rd April. […]
As the 2014/15 NFL Schedule nears its official release, Chicago Bears fans have the opportunity to automatically receive their team schedule, as soon as it’s released, directly into their personal calendar. Thanks to ECAL, fans can subscribe to the Bears schedule right now, days before its official release. The schedule will be delivered directly into […]
The CSE ‘Sports Marketing Symposium’ combined with the ‘Social Media & Sports Series’, presented by Sports Business Journal is on 2-3 October at Crowne Plaza Times Square, New York City. The Symposium drills down into the marketing plans of some of the most active brands in sports. If you can’t be there in person, follow […]
As Founder & CEO at ECAL, I am lucky enough to work with many leading organisations in sport, media and entertainment, across all parts of the world. I also attend many great industry conference events, mostly in the US and Australia. Generally, the same consistent issues, opportunities and trends are being discussed and experienced globally. […]