Crowdfunding for equity platform Bigcolors has just acquired Melbourne-based startup GetViable for an undisclosed amount. With offices in Hong Kong and the US, GetViable is a business idea incubator that helps founders move towards the validation stage by offering a suite of tools and resources.
The acquisition will expand Bigcolors’ investment offerings, which currently includes deal sourcing and seed investment, to include services such as MVP set up, mentorship, pitch deck and business planning. Besides the complementary support services that GetViable offers, the two-year-old Australian startup also comes with a loyal global customer base of 2,000+ founders.
Since Bigcolors backs very early stage and pre-seed startups, added support from GetViable could lend a hand to those startups seeking funding; but aren’t quite investor-ready.