Sydney, Australia, 13 Apr 2015 – Sydney based technology company Mizzen Group has joined Australia’s leading incubator, ATP Innovations.
The Mizzen Group is developing a digital marketplace which allows shipping lines to more effectively sell containerised spot space to SME forwarders, while re-positioning spot space around value.
The development of the Mizzenit.com solution has also been supported in part by the Department of Industry, Skills and Regional Development through the Innovate NSW program.
Chairman of the Mizzen Group, Dr Alan Taylor, said "we are excited that ATP Innovations have welcomed us to their dynamic community. We are pleased they could see the potential of the mizzenit.com product as an enabling technology for the shipping line and freight forwarding communities."
"Leading incubators like ATP Innovations help grow early stage startups in the burgeoning digital services industry, and as a consequence increase the chances of making Australian businesses successful on the global stage."
ATP Innovations is Australia’s leading business incubator. They partner with technology-based businesses to give them the best chance of achieving commercial success as quickly as possible. ATP Innovations works with researchers and entrepreneurs to help them raise capital, build a team, secure government grants, create new products, grow revenue and ultimately exit the business profitably.
Their experienced executive team has worked with more than 80 businesses since 2006, helping them raise over $121 million, file 250 patents and trademarks, sell products across the globe and for eight, sell their business. ATP Innovations hosts Sydney’s largest community of entrepreneurs within the National Innovation Centre, where more than 60 companies employ over 350 staff. They strive to create a supportive entrepreneurial ecosystem where innovation can thrive.
The Mizzen Group has created an innovative digital marketplace product available at www.mizzenit.com which allows shipping lines to more effectively sell containerised spot space to SME forwarders, while re-positioning spot space around value.
The team behind Mizzenit is a mix of experienced entrepreneurs, shipping veterans and digital experts. A team that is passionate about pushing the digital innovation boundaries in the maritime industry.
The development of this solution has been supported in part by the Department of Industry, Skills and Regional Development through the Innovate NSW program.