The tech accelerator ended its global search for new businesses to move in to their super swanky academies. The Wayra team will now have to sieve through over 3,000 applications before they are placed in the twelve academies spread throughout the world in April. HIGH FIVE.
Charlie Harry Francis founder of Lick me I'm delicious appeared on TV alongside celebrity chefs, Jamie Oliver and Jimmy Doherty in Jamie and Jimmy's Food Fight Club. This happened a few weeks back, but we only saw it this week, so we're high fiving founder, Charlie Harry Francis now. HIGH FIVE.
We met these guys for the first time this week. They'd just spent a day pitching at the Wayra Demo Day and founder Ed Dowding's pitch was ace. They'll be moving out of the WayraUK office soon and hopefully onto even bigger and better things. HIGH FIVE.
This provider of Facebook ads technology solutions raised $1.3m in seed funding. It's a huge achievement for the start up and CEO Damian Routley, and no more than the business deserves. The funding round will also result in Glow setting up a new office in sunny Los Angeles. HIGH FIVE.