Smarta's High Five Friday: 18 Jan! Congrats to these small businesses

  • Proveca - the specialist pharmaceutical company that develops innovative and complex new pharmaceuticals, mainly for children has gained £2.6m investment from Albion Ventures.  HIGH FIVE!
  • Little Punk London @PunkLondon

Lots of big news from these guys. Little Punk London has managed to sell out of 2 out of 3 designs, gained hundreds of Twittter followers and have a number of celebrity children wearing its products. On top of this, it grabbed national coverage after featuring on Sky News' business segment. HIGH FIVE!

The UK's leading online platform for investing in startups managed to celebrate its first six months by confirming 12 new startups have reached their funding targets. This means it has had best start of any equity "crowdfunding" site in the world. HIGH FIVE!

This lot has done its bit for small business this week, by announcing two media investments.  It has put funds into Digital Theatre, which films live theatrical productions in HD, and the Property Network, the first company on Facebook to allow users to search and share details of property for sale or rent. HIGH FIVE!

We love Bardowl and its ability to stream audiobooks straight to your phone. But we especially love it this week because you can now stream all of the audio from Smarta's video interviews too! Smarta Success Stories is available to download for FREE now! HIGH FIVE!

The Smarta founder achieved a record breaking week. Her first book, Stop Taking, Start Doing celebrated a year at no1 in the WHSmith business book charts. An achievemnt that no one else had ever conqured before. Well done, Shaa. HIGH FIVE!

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