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Today in Germany: PopUp Berlin, Lesara, Simplesurance.

Today in Germany: PopUp Berlin, Lesara, Simplesurance.

Felicitas Hackmann March 3, 2015 0

PopUp Berlin raises seven digit-amount, Lesara opens office in Asia, Simplesurance raises $8 million Series B. Seven digit-amount for PopUp Berlin PopUp Berlin connects brands, companies and creatives with popup store owners. It now scored a

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Speed-Dating with investors at HEUREKA 2015

Speed-Dating with investors at HEUREKA 2015

Dax Nguyen March 3, 2015 0

Do you want to pitch in front of 6 top-class investors and present your business idea to leading media representatives of the digital economy?  In this case, you should apply for the HEUREKA Speed

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Outfittery scores €20 million funding

Outfittery scores €20 million funding

Felicitas Hackmann March 2, 2015 0

[In Brief] Berlin-based curated fashion for men startup Outfittery has raised a €20 million financing round. The investment was lead by Spotify investor Northzone. This round was led by Northzone, former investors Highland Capital

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Events Diary 2 – 8 March – our pick of the hottest startup events this week

Events Diary 2 – 8 March – our pick of the hottest startup events this week

Su Song March 2, 2015 0

  Welcome to the VentureVillage Events Diary with a round up of the hottest startup events of the week. Mark your calendars and make sure you don’t miss out. 4 Years From Now Date: 

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This Week in Germany: Funding, IPOs, Startup & Accelerator News. And One More Thing.

This Week in Germany: Funding, IPOs, Startup & Accelerator News. And One More Thing.

Felicitas Hackmann February 27, 2015 0

Guten Tag, guten Tag! It’s the end of the week and we’ve put together all the important news for you in one place. Here is what happened in Germany’s startup industry. Funding Rounds/Exits/IPOs/That kind

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Today in Germany: Venturate acquired, Edgee’s launch, Sprylab’s investment, Webdata Solutions raises, Burda’s Zooplus

Today in Germany: Venturate acquired, Edgee’s launch, Sprylab’s investment, Webdata Solutions raises, Burda’s Zooplus

Felicitas Hackmann February 26, 2015 0

Finlab acquires 60% of Munich-based Venturate, Berlin-based edgee launches, Sprylab receives €2 million investment for Purple Publishing Suite, Webdata Solutions raises €4 million, Burda wants to sell Zooplus. Finlab acquires 60% of AngelList competitor

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Today in Germany: Tim Cook’s visit, Airbnb & Telekom, Germany’s App Market.

Today in Germany: Tim Cook’s visit, Airbnb & Telekom, Germany’s App Market.

Felicitas Hackmann February 25, 2015 0

Apple’s CEO Tim Cook visits Germany this week, Airbnb teams up with Deutsche Telekom, App Annie shares insights on the German App market. Apple’s CEO visits Germany this week Tim Cook visits Germany. He

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Today in Germany: WHY own it closes, Kreditech employees, Telekom’s streaming service for kids.

Today in Germany: WHY own it closes, Kreditech employees, Telekom’s streaming service for kids.

Felicitas Hackmann February 24, 2015 0

Hamburg-based peer-to-peer lending app WHY own it shuts down, Kreditech employees get moved to other offices/departments, Deutsche Telekom plans “Netflix for Kids”.   WHY own it takes app out of the iTunes store on

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Peer-to-Peer lending and borrowing app “Why Own It” shuts down

Peer-to-Peer lending and borrowing app “Why Own It” shuts down

Felicitas Hackmann February 24, 2015 0

In February 2012, Philipp Glöckler first had the idea of the lending and borrowing app “Why Own It”. It launched in August 2012. Until now, the big breakthrough did not happen – the app will

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Today in Germany: Outfittery KPIs, GLOSSYBOX profitable, Xing numbers.

Today in Germany: Outfittery KPIs, GLOSSYBOX profitable, Xing numbers.

Felicitas Hackmann February 23, 2015 0

Beauty box service GLOSSYBOX claims to be profitable, Outfittery shares KPIs, Xing’s annual profit drops but user numbers are increasing.   Outfittery shares KPIs Berlin-based Outfittery shared KPIs: In September and October the curated

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