Press

At Shootsta, we are changing the face of video production. Our subscription based content model is unique and we’re helping companies create consistent, high-quality and quality branded video content.

As a fast growing startup, we are recognised as leaders in video production. Below are some articles where we have engaged in talk about startups, video production, working with large businesses and everything in between. If you would like to mention or feature Shootsta, please get in touch with us.

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July 12 in Smart Company

Shootsta to expand to US and UK without further fundraising

For many startups, raising capital is a key step to expanding operations overseas. Not so for Sydney-based video tech startup Shootsta, which has recently launched offices in Singapore, and slated January 2018 launches for an expansion to the US and UK, all without extra investment.

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July 7 in Mumbrella

Video production startup Shootsta to expand into the UK

Following the success of its Singapore expansion, Australian video technology startup Shootsta yesterday said it is on the hunt to hire a GM for a new London office as it plans to expand to the US and the UK by early next year.

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July 7 in Business Insider Australia

This Australian video production startup is ramping up its global expansion plans

“We are already working with some of the largest global brands, so it makes sense to turn our company into a global business,” Shootsta CEO and co-founder Mike Pritchett said.

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July 7 in B&T

Shootsta Announces US & UK Expansion Plan

The news, announced at its second birthday party last night, comes off the back of its launch of two new offices – Melbourne and Singapore – in 2017.

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July 4 in The Australian

Shootsta shoots down tech capital-raising craze

Sydney-based video start-up Shootsta says it is defying Australia’s capital-raise culture as it gets ready to spread its wings locally and overseas.

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April 29 in Startup Smart

Foreign affairs minister Julie Bishop launches Singapore landing pad for Aussie startups

Former Facebook executive Nicki Kenyon, who is a board director at Sydney startup Shootsta and helping it set up operations in Singapore, told StartupSmart the growth in the Singapore startup over the past two years has been “dramatic”.

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Feb 24 in Australian Anthill

NBN now in 1/3 of homes, so how are startups going to use it?

There certainly has been a long wait to see any results from the NBN, and it is good to see them now connecting up to one third of houses in Australia, however it is quite interesting to see that Telstra has just announced a wireless network that is 10x faster than the NBN. If the NBN had rolled out in adequate time the speeds would have been great years ago, but now we see technology advancing so quickly that wireless is overtaking what the NBN has taken so long to deliver.

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Jan 11 in Australian Anthill

2017 trends: Top entrepreneurs predict what will shape the startup space this year

In 2016 we saw some massive raises and huge funding rounds — bigger than years past. But we also saw a trend towards companies investing in startups. Perhaps the largest of this kind was Airtasker’s $22 million raise with top ASX-listed media firm Seven West Media earlier this year.

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Nov 2 in SmartCompany

“It took me a while to get my head out of my own arse”

Why the co-founder of million-dollar video startup Shootsta started a brand new business

Mike Pritchett and Tim Moylan have seen opportunity in this problem – and while it might have taken a client to point out the niche, the pair’s company, Shootsta, has managed to book clients like Oracle and Guzman y Gomez over the past year, along with $1.2 million in revenue.

http://www.smartcompany.com.au/entrepreneurs/influencers-profiles/77739-it-took-me-a-while-to-get-my-head-out-of-my-own-arse-why-the-co-founder-of-million-dollar-video-startup-shootsta-started-a-brand-new-business/

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July 22 in The Australian

Shootsta gets $1m shot in arm

Sydney-based video production start-up Shootsta is ramping up its marketing and sales efforts following a $1 million investment from ASX-listed advertising firm AdCorp.

AdCorp will take a 15 per cent stake in the start-up, and its CEO David Morrison will also take a seat on Shootsta’s board.

http://www.startupsmart.com.au/advice/growth/sydney-startup-shootsta-secures-1-million-in-funding/

http://www.campaignbrief.com/2016/07/sydney-video-production-startu.html

http://www.bandt.com.au/technology/shootsta-adcorp

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June 22 in Business Insider

Here’s what 48 Australian executives want to see from policy makers going into the federal election

On July 2 Australians will head to the polling booths to determine the 45th parliament of Australia.
On the table this election is the NBN, company tax, skills migration, innovation and other such policies that could play a significant role in the future of Australian business.
Business Insider reached out to successful Australian executives to find out what they want from policy makers heading into the federal election.

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June 6 in StartupDaily

Sydney’s Shootsta helps brands produce professional video

Sydney startup Shootsta looks to have the solution. Founded by Mike Pritchett and Tim Moylan, it’s essentially a production company that works by distributing easy to use camera kits to clients, providing some training, and then letting them shoot. The clients then upload the footage to Shootsta via an online hub and provide a project brief, and Shootsta’s editors then turn it around within 24 hours.

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May 11 in AdNews

Qantas answers Air New Zealand’s #RunningManChallenge

The Running Man Challenge has been sweeping the internet, but for some reason, the New Zealand Police Force decided that a ‘running man’ dance off was the best way to find new recruits.

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April 29 in Startup Smart

Six things all startups need to know about working with big businesses

While the disruptive capabilities of startups are often discussed, partnering with a big corporate instead of trying to destroy them can be game-changing for a little tech company.

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April 8 in BandT

What Will Instagram’s 60 Second Video Mean For Adland

Instagram’s latest update extends the duration of videos from 15 seconds to a whole 60 seconds, what does this mean for brands who are sharing content on the photo-sharing app? B&T is trying to unravel this whole video update with help from three different perspectives within the media industry- video production, social media influencers and brands using user generated content.

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April 8 in AFR

Government’s $5b startup online marketplace welcomed as a ‘good start’

Tech startups have welcomed the launch of a new online marketplace, which will see them able to access $5 billion worth of contracts from government departments, which were previously inaccessible to small firms.

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