Category Archives: Austria-Startups

Austrian logistics startup byrd secures €370K and launches innovative shipping app

The Vienna-based logistics startup byrd receives a six-figure investment from the Austrian VC fund Pioneers Ventures, KK Incube and Hermann Hauser Investment. The investors of this first funding round brought in €370,000 in total. At the same time the byrd iOS … Continue reading

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Vienna-based Robo Wunderkind teaches kids to code and secures a €446K to set up worldwide distribution channels

The Warsaw-based VC firm Arkley VC has expanded its portfolio with a startup from Austria – Robo Wunderkind. The investor led the recent €446K investment round which also involved business angel Juergen Habichler and Austrian federal promotional bank AWS. With the … Continue reading

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CESAwards 2016: Breaking walls and building bridges in Central and Eastern Europe

The Central European Startup Awards has just opened it’s nominations for CEE startups. The Central European Startup Awards is an annual award show, committed to advocate and celebrate the startup spirit of the CEE region and to pin the region … Continue reading

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Startup Jobs of the Week: Stagelink, Pioneers, Sqore, Mindool

You are desperately looking forward to the weekend? Quit your boring job now and join one of the most exciting startups in Europe! Week after week, we’re introducing you to great career opportunities in the startup space. For a complete … Continue reading

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Mobile text and optical character recognition startup Anyline secures €500K from tech guru Hermann Hauser

Shortly after closing one of the biggest European tech exits with his company ARM, Hermann Hauser has joined the board of the Austrian startup Anyline as a strategic investor. Anyline is a specialist in mobile text and optical character recognition … Continue reading

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Startup Jobs of the Week: Join Bikemap, journi, Spryker or KonnectAgain

Your boss is an idiot and you are desperately looking forward to the weekend? Quit your boring job now and join one of the most exciting startups in Europe! Week after week, we’re introducing you to great career opportunities in … Continue reading

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Austrian government passes a comprehensive startup program to make the country more attractive for startups

The Austrian Federal Government recently passed a comprehensive startup program. It covers a period of three years and involves a monetary volume of about €185 million. Reinhold Mitterlehner, the Federal Minister of Science, Research and

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Europe’s leading boat rental platform Zizoo secures €1.7 million to make boat holidays easy and affordable for everyone

Zizoo, one of the world’s leading boat rental platforms, closed a €1.7 million investment round with participation from Mairdumont Ventures, aws Founder Fund, Russmedia, Axel Springer Digital Ventures, Axel Springer Plug and Play accelerator as well as a mix of … Continue reading

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StartUs: Connecting the European Startup Community

Ever since I met these guys, they have been all around. Using the enthusiasm and confidence of building one of the largest communities for streetview photographers in the world, founded by David Prasser, the main person behind StartUs, they launched back … Continue reading

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Vienna-based TourRadar picks up $6 million to further accelerate the growth of its tour travel marketplace

​TourRadar, one of the world’s largest online multi­day tour travel marketplace, announced it has completed a $6 million round of Series A funding led by Cherry Ventures and Hoxton Ventures with participation from aws Founders Fund and Speedinvest. TourRadar is Cherry Ventures’ first … Continue reading

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