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Startup West podcast 85: Erin Clark, Dark Stry

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Erin Clark
// // After 2 bottles of Prosecco and 4 weeks, Erin had her startup launched. Then the fun started...

Brodie and Steve talk with Erin Clark, co-founder of Dark Stry (‘Dark Story’), an app that features various immersive walking tours of Perth, including one recognising early female entrepreneurs.

Originally from country Victoria, the former journalist moved to Western Australia 10 years ago with her husband, on what was supposed to be a two-year sojourn, and has fallen in love with WA.

One night, after a couple of bottles of Prossecco, she had the idea. Four weeks later, she had an app in the app store and she was launched. Then the fun started…

Someone was saying to me, ‘Oh you’ve done so well, in such a short period of time.’ You’ve always got to remember, it feels completely different on the inside. It feels like chaos. It feels like drama…

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Startup West acknowledges the Whadjuk Nyoongar people, traditional owners of the lands and waters of Perth, where this podcast was recorded, and pays respects to Elders past, present and emerging.

This episode was recorded at Riff studios in beautiful downtown Perth, Western Australia; produced by Startup News, edited by Carmen Yee Kai Wen and brought to you thanks to support from the Spacecubed, Curtin University, RSM, the City of Perth, Dinner Twist and Tekkon.

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Produced by Startup News, the Startup West podcast talks with West Australian startups who have been there and done it, or are right here and doing it! Recorded in beautiful Perth, WA.
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