Chris Joannou

About Me


Is the founder of Cleanstack an Australian Botanic Nutrition and Technology Company and the founder of DreamPushers an agency focused on digital storytelling. 

He is the CEO of Startup Melbourne and the Entrepreneur in Residence for Collective Campus, Melbourne's premier enterprise innovation hub.

He is also the Founding Director and General Manager of Startup Grind Australia and New Zealand connecting, inspiring, and educating the local startup ecosystem serving over 9000 entrepreneurs. Ranked as one of the top 50 Australian startup influencers by Startup Daily.

My blog posts

How to Accelerate Your Brand Through Storytelling

You have an idea for a product or service so you create a brand. The brand means very little, so what do you need to do to give it substance and credibility?

Disrupting Food: These 13 Companies are Leading the FoodTech Revolution

While innovation flows freely in every industry, from time to time the media latches onto a particular tech wave or flavor. Flavors of the week have gone by with the seasons, from FinTech to LegalTech, and a new buzz in WeedTech. But one of the most lucrative and untapped markets, ripe for disruption and familiar to every one of us at least three times a day, is in what we put into our stomachs: FoodTech.

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