Articles Written

Sebastien Eckersley-Maslin

12 ways you can improve your pitch

  At BlueChilli we’ve heard thousands (literally) of pitches and I’ve been on the judging panel at TEDx events, university pitching competitions, angel groups, accelerator programs and incubator programs. I’m also a huge fan of an ...

Sebastien Eckersley-Maslin

Changing the way ESOPs are taxed

By - March 25, 2014

Ask yourself: would you accept a job offer if the employer was offering you half your market salary, an upfront tax bill, and a punt on the future value of company shares three to five years out with only a 5% chance of success?...

Sebastien Eckersley-Maslin

How does it work at BlueChilli?

By - March 16, 2014

Like any good startup, BlueChilli is always learning, listening, adapting and changing it's model. From how we select the top 1% of potential startup founders to the evolving nature of product scope in development through to our accelerator prog...

Sebastien Eckersley-Maslin

Welcome Claire Summers and Joel Macdonald

By - November 17, 2013

In the last few months BlueChilli has been actively looking south, to help bring our proven process to the Melbourne Massive and setup a permanent presence.  We've been busy interviewing potential founders, sponsoring events such as the Melbour...

Sebastien Eckersley-Maslin

Introducing Shaun and a world of cuzins

By - October 23, 2013

As BlueChilli continues to launch successful startups, we continue to attract awesome founders, and Shaun Greenblo is no exception. Shaun has come from the corporate world with an MBA in business strategy but in 2007 he decided to put his passi...


Introducing AppHACK

By - October 18, 2013

   BlueChilli is proud to be introducing AngelHack and their new hackathon series: AppHACK! Re-Inventing the Hackathon: Largest developer ecos...

Sebastien Eckersley-Maslin

Startrail September 2013 released

By - September 26, 2013

The Startrail map began in late 2011 as a project for one of our graphic design interns who needed a project to work on. He was working on infographics and and I suggested that we look for a way where we could represent the community in Sydney v...

Have an idea that you want to bring to life?

Pitch to us