The large cost of small lies

By rebekahcampbell | June 30, 2016

Lying is the No.1 reason businesses fail. Recently I caught up with Peter, an Angel investor in Hey You.  Peter does life well: he’s a successful businessman with a string of hit ventures who lives...

App Hey You raises $2 million

By rebekahcampbell | May 17, 2016

Coffee ordering and payments app Hey You has announced a $2 million Series B funding round as it looks to enter its next growth phase. The round, led by existing investors Reinventure and Exto Partners, will go...

I don’t know how Marissa Mayer sails through motherhood

By rebekahcampbell | March 11, 2016

It’s way tougher than it looks to combine a senior job with mothering. Sally Pryor I have worked on Hey You for several years; we now have 45 staff and strong growth. In July last year,...

I’m no Steve Jobs

By rebekahcampbell | February 10, 2016

Rebekah Campbell: “There are so many advantages in being a female founder.” Female founders are hot property. The country needs more start-ups, and women represent just 4 per cent of people who launch technology companies....

Own the room

By rebekahcampbell | February 8, 2016

Rebekah Campbell, founder of Hey You, an app to order and pay at cafes and restaurants. I’m an entrepreneur. I’ve led businesses solo and have been at the centre of every meeting I’ve taken since...

App Hey You links with Uber

By rebekahcampbell | January 26, 2016

Mobile ordering app Hey You is tapping into the growing appeal of Uber in Australia, partnering with the ride-sharing company to propel its ambition of a truly cashless future. The app, developed by Beat the...

Westpac’s Reinventure backs rebranded Beat the Q Posse Group cafe app

By rebekahcampbell | August 4, 2015

Westpac’s tech-focused venture capital fund Reinventure has led a $5 million funding round for cafe services start-up Beat the Q Posse Group, which is poised to rebrand its flagship app after three separate start-ups effectively merged to become one late...

Westpac just led a 5$ million investiment in coffee ordering app Beat The Q

By rebekahcampbell | August 4, 2015

Westpac is leading a $5 million investment into coffee app startup Beat The Q. The bank’s Reinventure fund and VC firm Exto will join the startup’s angel investors Maitai founder Bill Tai, Yahoo CFO Ken...

Merged Posse rounds up $5 million for Hey You app

By rebekahcampbell | August 4, 2015

Online cafe startup Beat the Q PosseGroup has closed an oversubscribed $5 million funding round following a merger at the end of last year. Shopping recommendation platform Posse merged with Beat the Q, a mobile ordering...

Following up on the job candidate who was ‘checking out the waitress’

By rebekahcampbell | November 3, 2014

A few weeks ago, I wrote a post that asked whether a female boss can manage a chauvinist. I’ve struggled with this issue for many years, and from your replies it’s clear that other women...