Someone mentioned digital nomads? I still hear an echo in my head saying “Bring digital nomads to Macedonia” (Franck‘s voice). Through the SECO Entrepreneurship Programme, implemented by Swisscontact, as an eco-system facilitator, he spent 2 weeks in the country working with the key actors. Soon as we went to Ohrid, he was saying that we should make this city “our Startup […]Read more "#StartUpSelfie #28"
Spring is the best season for visiting Ohrid, if you ask me. Sunny days, beautiful weather, many locals and tourists roaming in the streets and oh yes, that amazing view of Ohrid Lake. These are some of the perks of organizing a conference and hackhaton here, for a weekend in mid April. As part of the SECO Entrepreneurship […]Read more "#StartUpSelfie #27"
So many similarities me and Triin from Tehnopol have, it was an amazing meet-up and conversation. As I mentioned, she is also very good at networking as she introduced me to the next guests for #StartUpSelfie. Before my arrival in Tallinn, I was trying to schedule a meeting with the co-founder of TransferWise, but unfortunately […]Read more "#StartUpSelfie #26"
Storyteller that is Villu, made me loose track of time, when the phone buzzed reminding me that I need to head to Garage48 HUB for their Saturday’s Tech Fair + Waffles. It was a real cool showcase of tech startups surrounded with amazing startup enthusiasm and energy. With my next guest we agreed on meeting at […]Read more "#StartUpSelfie #25"
Sunshine woke me up on a very cold January morning in Tallinn. I got dressed and rushed through the door since I was so eager to meet this person and enjoy the morning coffee, downtown. He’s background is in radio journalism, he’s been doing PR for Skype in 2005 and we share the same passion for storytelling. […]Read more "#StartUpSelfie #24"
So at the doors of Garage48 HUB was my next #StartUpSelfie guest. It was my last scheduled meet-up for that day and a perfect timing for catching pink skies over Tallinn. Everyone that knows me will definitely confirm that I love ‘sunset colors’ and if there’s a rooftop view involved, than that’s the perfect combination 🙂 For that […]Read more "#StartUpSelfie #23"
Soon after my short meeting with Andrius from Mash Machine, it was time for exploring the place and meet the Garage48 HUB Manager. As newly appointed manager at the hub and as a great host Susanne Org gave me a tour and briefly explained what this space is usually used for. Even though outside was super […]Read more "#StartUpSelfie #22"