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In response to Australia’s growing startup culture, we decided to bring the country’s most talked about emerging companies together under one roof.

Vest is the place to discover and celebrate the best of Australia’s forward-thinking ideas. With the government’s renewed focus on innovation, it’s time to highlight the startups that are putting us on the map, making us leaders in our fields, and driving both economical and cultural growth.

Designed and built by Josephmark – a digital ventures studio that believes in the world-changing power of a great idea. 

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Founded 2016
Jul 6, 2016
Matching businesses with underutilised employees.

BenchOn is solving the employee underutilisation problem by matching businesses with idle staff, to short-term contracts from reputable companies and agencies in need. Allowing companies to manage the business cycle like never before, increasing cashflow, job stability for their teams and the platform to create new, stable, full-time jobs for the economy. Since launching in September 2016, BenchOn has signed over 200 companies including one of the Big 4 Consulting Companies and two Global Defence Primes, hosted over $20M worth of contracts, signed a partnership with QMI Solutions to promote the startup to its 40,000 member companies and is now operating across defence, IT, education, mining, oil and gas, construction and manufacturing.

The Team

Tim Walmsley

CEO & Founder


BlueChilli Venture Fund

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