Category Archives: Slovakia-Startups

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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Top deals seen in Central and Eastern Europe in June

Here is my list of some interesting deals from Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), seen in June. 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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UK-Slovak Prizeo celebrity-based charitable fundraising platform acquired by Chideo

Earlier this week, Todd Wagner, CEO and founder of Chideo, announced the acquisition of Prizeo – a celebrity-based charitable fundraising platform. Prizeo, a UK-Slovak business founded by Oxford students and @ycombinator alumni

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WakesApp: To-do messenger that wakes your friends up at the right time

It happens almost every day. A friend wants us to get some stuff done for him or her and we’re just too busy at the moment or focused on something completely different. And it slips off our minds. WakesApp brings … Continue reading

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5 Slovak startups to watch in 2015

Slovakia, the small country in the middle of Europe, might have been overlooked by investors in the tech industry in the past – but we might be surprised what startups were and are being born there. In 2014, Slovakia made … Continue reading

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Piano Media and Press+ Merge to Create Global Content Monetization Leader

Press+, the world’s largest provider of digital subscription services and Piano Media, Europe’s leading media content monetization solutions provider, announced that they are combining forces to accelerate the global shift to digital subscriptions. The merger was led by 3TS Capital … 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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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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Worth reading: iZettle, Excalibur, Lamoda, Qwaya, Leetchi

There are so many interesting stories out there and unfortunately we don’t have the time to cover all of them. With our section “Worth reading” we provide you (once in a while) with some links to interesting articles of other … Continue reading

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More and more Polish media companies join Piano Media’s paid-content system

The first time we introduced you to Piano media was when the Bratislava-based “paid content”-solution, announced its Series B financing round on April (€2 million from 3TS Capital Partners). Now, just a few months later, the promising Slovakian startup reported that seven … Continue reading

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