An Interview with Fabian Kofler from CarJump

Based in the heart of Berlin CarJump has the goal to make carsharing available to anyone. CarJump enables its users to search for, reserve and book carsharing vehicles from a multitude of providers via one simple app. With its newest features CarJump enables its users to register with all carsharing providers with one signup process – …

An Interview with Erwan Corre from Reload

Reload is capitalizing on making portable, rechargeable perfume holders. A very new concept, but something that could end up in a lot of purses! Erwan Corre, the founder of Reload, has given us some insights into the perfume industry, and what it takes to gain a foothold there. FundingSpree: How did you come up with the …

An Interview with Norman Wankowski, CEO and founder of kawaii.com – “In my company the software creators are the stars”

KawaiiApp is a Selfie Karaoke and Japanese Style Photobooth App dedicated to Japanese Youth Culture. The company behind it is kawaii.com that allows runs the @kawaii.com FreeMail Service and the fashion label: iamkawaii, with offices in Berlin and Tokyo. KawaiiApp is reaching out for the growing worldwide fan community of Japanese Youth Culture. Norman Wankowski, the CEO and …

An Interview with Alexander Puschilov of viomedo – “Start with the user and her problem.”

viomedo is the largest online clinical trial platform in the German speaking region. Many patients, their caregivers and doctors use it every day in order to learn about their options within clinical trials. The online platform aggregates 2.000 clinical trials that are open for patients in Germany. Patients and their doctors receive a transparent overview and …

An Interview with Claude Loeffen from Nederlia – “Innovation is not bound to specific sectors”

Startup recruitment is very difficult, especially recruiting technical talent. Nederlia, an international tech recruitment company, has taken up the challenge. Claude Loeffen, Nederlia’s founder, has given us some insights into the mind of a recuiter! Having worked in the International Tech space for years from an in house perspective at companies like Spotify and SAP on …

An Interview with Matt Beatty from Spacehop – “The most important thing is to back yourself”

Housing prices in the UK have been rising continuously, especially in London. Rent both for housing and for office space has risen tremendously. During the day though, a lot of housing space remains empty – its inhabitants have gone off to work. Spacehop saw the potential here. Spacehop is an online platform that connects independent …

“The Biggest Challenge was overcoming Myself” – An Interview with Rick Cebulla from pkwNOW

Today we want to share an interview with you from the automotive sector. Rick Cebulla, the founder of pkwNOW, gives us some insights on his company and himself. pkwNOW is a auction-based platform for the automotive sector. Focused on car dealerships, pkwNOW enables users to quickly sign up and open up their car for auction …

The Next Step for Classified Ads

For years, Craigslist has dominated the classified ads sector in the United States. The website has continuously dictated the classified ads in the country, and has expanded globally. It is no secret that AirBnB used Craigslist to grow, and for years the website has been unmatched in what it does. However, Craigslist may have not …

Should WhatsApp jump on the Chat Bot Bandwagon as well?

WhatsApp has recently finally rolled out its long-awaited end-to-end encryption. However, its competitors have been busy. SnapChat has released its huge 2.0 update, essentially becoming a competitor to WhatsApp overnight. Other chat apps like Telegram are growing exponentially as well.   Facebook has just presented a number of great additions to its platform, but also …