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Today in Germany: Granify, Venture Stars, Volo, Campanda.de

Today in Germany: Granify, Venture Stars, Volo, Campanda.de

VentureVillage Editorial May 27, 2015 0

Peter Thiel’s  Venture fund Valar Ventures invests in Granify Granify announces a $7 million Series A round led by Peter Thiel’s Venture fund Valar Ventures. Existing investors such as iNovia Capital, Social Starts and

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Today in Germany: Zalando, Spotcap

Today in Germany: Zalando, Spotcap

VentureVillage Editorial May 26, 2015 0

Zalando to open tech hub in Helsinki Zalando goes North. After announcing a Zalando office with about 200 new employees in Dublin, Ireland, Zalando stated to also open an office in Finland’s capital Helsinki.

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Startup Events: 25 – 31 May 2015

Startup Events: 25 – 31 May 2015

Felicitas Hackmann May 25, 2015 0

26 May – Bistream Venture Summit: Investors, Markets & Trends of East Asia Place: silent movie Delphi Berlin Price: For free Website: http://bistreamventuresummit.splashthat.com In association with Asia Pacific Weeks 2015, this one-day event will be held at Ehemaliges

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This Week in Germany

This Week in Germany

VentureVillage Editorial May 22, 2015 0

The week flew by. Here are the most important startup news from Germany. Jonny Fresh launches in Munich Having started in 2013,  the Berlin-based online laundry service Jonny Fresh promises to return clean clothes within 48

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Today in Germany: Jonny Fresh, Softgarden, windeln.de

Today in Germany: Jonny Fresh, Softgarden, windeln.de

Felicitas Hackmann May 21, 2015 0

Jonny Fresh launches in Munich Having started in 2013,  the Berlin-based online laundry service Jonny Fresh promises to return clean clothes within 48 hours.  Now, the service will also be available in Munich’s city center. Not

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Today in Germany: Lamudi, NOAH pitch, adblock plus

Today in Germany: Lamudi, NOAH pitch, adblock plus

Felicitas Hackmann May 20, 2015 0

Rocket’s property portal Lamudi acquires Philippines-based MyProperty.ph Berlin-based Lamudi acquires MyProperty.ph. When merging, the companies will become the leading property portal in the Philippines. Paul Philipp Hermann, Lamudi Global’s co-founder and managing director, said

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Today in Germany: UberX in Germany, Bd4travel

Today in Germany: UberX in Germany, Bd4travel

Felicitas Hackmann May 19, 2015 0

UberX launches in Germany After facing massive protest in the past, Uber’s peer-to-peer service UberPOP had to back up. Now, Uber presents UberX and states it has adjusted to all legal criterias. The service

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Startup Events: 18 May – 24 May 2015

Startup Events: 18 May – 24 May 2015

Felicitas Hackmann May 18, 2015 0

19 May – FIC2 – Social Connected TV Workshop Place: Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems, Kaiserin-Augusta-Allee 31, 10589 Berlin Price: Free Registration Website:  http://s.fhg.de/sctv The FIC2 – Social Connected TV Workshop presents information and ideas about

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TGiF – This Week’s Summary

TGiF – This Week’s Summary

Felicitas Hackmann May 15, 2015 0

Calendar week 20 is over, the weekend is ahead. New accelerators, Zalando’s Q1, and Point Nine Capital’s investment… Make sure you don’t miss this week’s news. Be ready for startup chit-chat, here we go:

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Today in Germany: SoundCloud, Point Nine Capital

Today in Germany: SoundCloud, Point Nine Capital

Felicitas Hackmann May 13, 2015 0

SoundCloud gets Facebook’s Sonja Flynn on board The former director of community operations and later head of office for Facebook Ireland, Sonia Flynn, joins SoundCloud. Starting in July, she will be in the newly

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