Vocier nominated for German Design Award 2016


· 20 Jul 2015

In 2015, Austria-based Vocier was awarded the iF Design Award 2015 for their handy designer suitcase „C38“. More than 26 countries participated in the competition that selects only the best design products in the five categories: Product Packaging, Communication, Interior Arch…

90% of accent startups still active


· 15 Jul 2015

A survey about the Austrian startup ecosystem showed that 90% of the startups supported by accent are still active. „With our support, the companies were able to secure more than 280,000 euros of public money and 120,000 euros from investors,“ Michael Moll, CEO of accent, explain…


10 Jul 2015

Did you ever return a product and had to wait forever for your credit note? Well, then wait no longer - Slovakian Youstice helps handling co…

VisoCon launches Video-tool for XING


· 7 Jul 2015

Graz-based Visocon developed a new videomeeting and webinar system called EyesOnXing. User can download the app, log in with their XING account and start scheduling meetings online. While the service including video calls, chats and presentations is free of charge, there will be…


First investment of Macedonian business angels goes to WeLrn


· 2 Jul 2015

What started as a pitching contest in front of CEED Macedonia in November 2014, lead to WeLrn's first investment. The team secured money from Macedonian business angels which will help them to further develop their platform, which is expected for launch in mid October this yea…

Gatherer gets two prizes at Entrepreneurship Avenue


· 24 Jun 2015

At Austria’s biggest pitching contest for students the appointment app gatherer went home with not one but two prizes. Already before the final pitch, the startup could secure the Recommendation Award through their outstanding social media activity. Moreover, Desiree Zottl an…




InfoShare 2015 – the recap

17 Jun 2015

On our relentless quest to bring you the best of CEE startup events, we headed to the Polish seaside last week to attend the 9th edition of…