Category Archives: Czech-Startups

Top deals seen in Central and Eastern Europe in May

Here is my list of some interesting deals from Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), seen in May. Often overlooked by big US and Western European investors, the region offers many good deals, at much cheaper valuations compared to the US … Continue reading

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Whoop.de.doo: changing the sexual philosophy

There are few subjects in the world of design that generate as many contradictory reactions as the subject of sex toys. Despite the fact that instilling quality in an act as natural as sex is highly beneficial to society (not … Continue reading

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Ambitious beCalm – Leave home save and secure – goes to Kickstarter

Crowdfunding is a great way to find out whether you have a product or service that the market wants. This is the case with rewards-based platforms (Kickstarter, Indiegogo) but also equity crowdfunding platforms where you seek first investors if you … Continue reading

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5 Czech startups to watch in 2015

In the beginning of this year, we took a look at European countries and came up with a list of 5 startups (each country) to watch in 2015. The Czech Republic is popular for skilled and relatively cheap IT force … Continue reading

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StartupYard Triples Seed Investments to €30,000 and Commits €250,000 For Best Startups

StartupYard, a tech startups accelerator based in Prague, and focused on Data, Mobile, and Analytics projects from across Europe,  announced a call for applications to its next accelerator round, backed by a combination of private and European Commission funds. This … Continue reading

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Meet Liftago, the Prague-based startup that won our pitch competition

During our EU-Startups Conference last Friday in Munich, we hosted a pitch competition with eight awesome startups out of Belgium, the UK, the Czech Republic, Finland and Germany. The startup that eventually won the contest is called Liftago! Ondrej Kratky, Co-Founder … Continue reading

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Meet the cream of the CEE startup ecosystems at CESAwards

The CEE startup ecosystems will gather at ‘Central European Startup Awards Grand Finale’ in Budapest on 30th May at Google Ground. Central European Startup Awards is non-profit initiative, the “Eurovision Contest of the Startup Ecosystems” in the CEE, has been happening … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: Cool Ticketing and Kreditech

Be part of the success stories of some of Europe’s hottest startups out there. Each week, we’re introducing you to great career oportunities in the startup space. For a complete overview, make sure to check out our job board. And … Continue reading

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Central European Startup Awards – let’s put our region on the map together

Central European Startup Awards is a series of events to recognise and celebrate the startup ecosystems of the region by finding the bests in six categories. Nominations are open until 23rd April 2014. The Startup Awards started as a concept … Continue reading

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SaaS platform Brand Embassy secures $1M in seed funding

Brand Embassy, which was founded in Prague, has just closed a $1 million round of seed investment with two funds and is opening six new offices globally. The two new investors in Brand Embassy are Rockaway Capital and Spread Capital. The … Continue reading

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