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Berlin company builder Project A secures funding for two startups

Berlin company builder Project A secures funding for two startups

Michelle Kuepper January 29, 2014 0

Berlin-based company builder Project A has won over two new investors for portfolio company Kyto, a B2B marketing service. According to online magazine Deutsche Startups, Bauer Digital and Creathor Venture have invested an unknown amount in

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Berlin ad network Zanox takes over Metrigo

Berlin ad network Zanox takes over Metrigo

Michelle Kuepper November 21, 2013 0

Germany has its next takeover: Berlin-headquartered advertising network Zanox has bought a majority shareholding in Hamburg-based real-time bidding company Metrigo for an undisclosed amount. Zanox, in which Axel Springer is a majority shareholder, will use the acquisition to

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Axel Springer bets €30m on internet company builder Project A

Axel Springer bets €30m on internet company builder Project A

Nina Fowler October 16, 2013 7

German media giant Axel Springer is making a €30m investment in internet company builder Project A. It’s the latest heavy bet in Axel Springer’s transition to digital – and a vote of confidence for Project

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An exit for Project A: Delticom buys online tire shop Tirendo for €50m

An exit for Project A: Delticom buys online tire shop Tirendo for €50m

Nina Fowler September 16, 2013 4

UPDATE It’s the first major exit for Berlin-based company builder Project A as online tire dealer Delticom buys rival Tirendo for about €50m. Tirendo, founded in October 2011 by German private media group European Media

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Jobs of the Week – Work for Westwing, Glispa, Epic Companies, Project A

Jobs of the Week – Work for Westwing, Glispa, Epic Companies, Project A

Marie Gracher September 6, 2013 1

Have you been prepping for TEDxBerlin by watching back-to-back TED Talks instead of brushing up your CV? Or checking out IFA booths and Berlin Music Festival shows instead of searching for a job? With

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Jobs of the Week – work for Project A, Epic Companies, Kaufda or Hitfox

Jobs of the Week – work for Project A, Epic Companies, Kaufda or Hitfox

Charmaine Li August 23, 2013 1

Summer’s nearly over and rather than spending winter miserably cooped up inside with nothing to do, get a head start on your job hunt by checking out our Jobs of the Week. Oh, but

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Berlin incubator Project A exits Amerano

Berlin incubator Project A exits Amerano

Michelle Kuepper June 17, 2013 1

Berlin incubator Project A Ventures has sold its shares in online men’s fashion store Amerano. According to an entry on the Amerano website, its new majority shareholder is the von Grünberg family with close to

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Rumours abound – is Axel Springer investing €50m in Project A?

Rumours abound – is Axel Springer investing €50m in Project A?

Michelle Kuepper January 24, 2013 5

Rumours are rife in the startup scene today that German media conglomerate Axel Springer is currently in negotiations with Berlin-based company builder Project A Ventures. Deutsche Startups broke the story, claiming that the publishing house

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Project A’s Shirtagram – an Instagram-inspired first foray into the app market

Project A’s Shirtagram – an Instagram-inspired first foray into the app market

Michelle Kuepper December 10, 2012 2

Shirtagram, the newest startup to be launched by Berlin-based incubator Project A Ventures, is jumping on the Instagram-to-real-life bandwagon – following the big news this week of the Twitter/Instagram spat which has led to the picture-sharing

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Bonjour, France – Project A’s Wine in Black inks landmark deal with Lot18

Bonjour, France – Project A’s Wine in Black inks landmark deal with Lot18

Nina Fowler October 18, 2012 3

Berlin-based wine shopping club Wine in Black is partnering up with Lot18, the US market leader that helped inspire it. The somewhat unusual deal, announced today, will see Wine in Black acquire Lot18′s French subsidiary, Lot18.fr.

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