Now, we want to take a moment to celebrate them, giving you a sneak peak into their fast-paced world.AWS Startup Stories* is a pilot season of six business podcasts that features some of the brightest stars of the UK startup scene, who will tell us how they got their businesses off the ground.
To subscribe to Startup Stories only, submit your details here.To disrupt an industry as big as banking, you need more than just a good idea.Find out what it takes from visionary Anne Boden, CEO of Starling Bank, who shares her experience on building a challenger bank from scratch, dealing with regulators, and launching a public API Marketplace.We have chosen 1) newer innovative companies that are performing well and garnering respect in their respective niches as well as 2) "Main Street" companies that have been reliably getting the job done for decades ... Our oldest partner, thus far, has been in business since 1819! Rest assured, if we've included a certain vendor in a site's line-up, there's a very specific reason for it.You may have to hunt and poke a bit, but it'll be well worth the effort. In this episode we cover VC funding and how to build longlasting relationships with investors.
Hear both sides of the story from Robin Klein, General Partner of Local Globe on what he looks for when making investments, and Hal Watts, CEO of Unmade on his experience finding a VC.
those that: we like, our friends like, have great sites and service, have good online reviews, positive consumer reports, and are family friendly.
Keep us posted with regards to your own personal experiences with them.
You may be surprised at companies that have not been included.
The "noisiest" in the marketplace are not always the best.
Each podcast is accompanied by a cheat sheet that gives a quick overview of the AWS services used by the guest and contains links to further reading on key topics like Cost Optimisation, Autoscaling and more. *AWS Startup Stories is a special exclusive feature published on the AWS Podcast channel.