The second edition of Startup Weekend Cluj can be characterized by Tight Competition, Enthusiasm, Ambition and Perseverance. It was interesting [...]
Ibrahim EvsanSerial Entrepreneur and Web Evangelist
Ibrahim is one of the most known German entrepreneurs, who has more than 15 years of startup management experience and was voted in 2008 by Deutsche Startups as #2 Most important German Web Founder. He is currently Co-Founder and Managing Director of fliplife.com, a United Prototype company, after launching and successfully developed startups as sevenload.
Ranked among Top 5 Social Media Highflyers by Internet World Business, Ibrahim is a keynote speaker and panelist at various conferences (CeBIT, InternetWorld, Deutscher Online Marketing Kongress, CMO Summit, gamescom, and others).
Ibrahim is a member of German UNICEF committee, meber of Medienbeirat NRW, Medienkommission NRW and Deutschlandstiftung Integration. He is a well known blogger (www.ibrahimevsan.de) and top-ranked twitterer (@ibo).
Daniel EnacheBusiness angel and entrepreneur
Avid Ubuntu user, open source devourer, with a strong interest in robotics, innovation and information technology in general, Daniel Enache is Product & Business Development (and also the main investor) at Digital Data Tech, a semantic platform provider. Daniel has also a rich history of sustaining innovation and entrepreneurship through business angel deals (he is a partner in 2Parale, the largest affiliate marketing network in Romania, and in Spada Digital Media, an independent social media agency), while mentoring start-ups or getting involved directly in the day to day operations in areas such as Marketing, Business & Product Development.
Cor GeertsmaFounder and Supervisory Board Member ISDC
Cor is a Dutch entrepreneur with substantial experience in marketing and sales as well as business management and coaching for Eastern European managers and entrepreneurs. He is the founder of ISDC, a European IT services company with a technology centre in Cluj, Romania. He is also the founder and former chairman of the Dutch Business Club in Cluj, representing Dutch entrepreneurs in Romania and Dutch business networks.
His business background includes also work with Ericsson (sales), Nokia (sales), Continental Tyres (marketing management), PON (market analyst for VW, Audi, Porsche).
Passionate about entrepreneurship, he considers that “The biggest drive behind a strategy is the adventure and the challenge to change.”