Author Archives: Thomas Ohr

About Thomas Ohr

Thomas Ohr is the "Editor in Chief" of EU-Startups.com and started the blog in October 2010. He is excited about Europe's future, passionate about business ideas and lives in Munich (Germany).

Mobile Growth Europe: Mobile industry leaders meet in Berlin next week!

Mobile industry professionals are meeting in Berlin on September 3-4 at the Mobile Growth Europe conference. At the event, attendees will have a chance to connect with and learn from mobile business professionals specializing in user acquisition, monetization, retention and mobile … Continue reading

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10 of Europe’s best dating and matchmaking startups in 2015

Several studies over the last two years suggest that already over 20% of today’s couples in Europe met online. This number is increasing year by year. Over the last two decades, there were a bunch of really successful dating/matchmaking-related startups coming … Continue reading

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Help to connect Europe’s startup ecosystems and win something awesome! (Sponsored)

The German Startups Association has recently initiated the European Startup Monitor, a research project with the goal to promote transparency for the European startup environment. An essential part of the study will be the results of the online survey which … Continue reading

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Interview with Spotcap Co-Founder and CEO Toby Triebel

We recently had the chance to interview Toby Triebel, the Co-Founder and CEO of Spotcap. Founded in 2014, Spotcap is offerering online credit lines to small companies. We recently mentioned Spotcap, which is headquartered in Berlin, as one of the … Continue reading

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Startup jobs of the week: Wattics, D.C. Media Networks, The SaaS Co.

Week after week, we’re introducing you to great career oportunities in the startup space. This is your chance to become part of the success story of one of Europe’s hottest startups! For a complete overview of the best startup jobs, … Continue reading

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Central European Startup Awards – nomination & application process ends soon!

Nominations for the Central European Startup Awards end soon! If you want to apply or recommend someone for the biggest no-pitch, no-conference startup festival in the Central-Eastern European region, then the time to do it is now! The Central European … Continue reading

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Startup jobs of the week: Locafox, foodora, Azimo, Bynder

Week after week, we’re introducing you to great career oportunities in the startup space. This is your chance to become part of the success story of one of Europe’s hottest startups! For a complete overview of the best startup jobs, … Continue reading

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Baaam: Adidas acquires Runtastic for more than € 200 million

This kind of news is very rare, and the European startup ecosystem needs more of that sort: A large European company acquires a European startup for more than € 200 million. As the logos on the left indicate, I’m talking … Continue reading

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zeotap receives $6.4M to grow its data platform for telecom operators

zeotap, a Berlin- and Bangalore-based startup that helps telecom operators activate and monetize their data assets, today announced Series A funding of $6.4 million from Capnamic Ventures, Iris Capital, prominent angels and existing investors. The fresh capital will be employed … Continue reading

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Startup jobs of the week: Dojo Madness, HAPPYCAR, testcloud

Week after week, we’re introducing you to great career oportunities in the startup space. This is your chance to become part of the success story of one of Europe’s hottest startups! For a complete overview of the best startup jobs, … Continue reading

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