Interviews

[Startup Interview] Vimbai Malandu, Co-Founder, YuPlan Limited, Zimbabwe
26-07-2020 | 19:40:12
YuPlan Limited is a Zimbabwe digital startup that allows customers to book a venue from anywhere in the world. The platform holds a selection of venues from office spaces, residential plots, gardens, school halls and sports fields among others.


[Startup Interview] Sanyogita Patil, CEO, Ahlan Emirate, United Arab Emirates
26-07-2020 | 19:34:39
Ahlan Emirate has introduced a unique marketing offering that includes free SEO, increased web presence and connecting businesses to prospective customers through its digital directory.


[Startup Interview] Anton Herbst, CEO, Vincula Holdings, South Africa
26-07-2020 | 19:29:55
Vincula Holdings is a startup connecting employers, project sponsors, contractors, subcontractors and suppliers through a platform that also seeks to provide participants with worldwide and focused exposure.


[Startup Interview] Tanaka Manjengwa, Managing Director, Newcorn Branding, South Africa
26-07-2020 | 19:25:15
Newcorn Branding is a South African startup that offers new and upcoming companies innovative marketing structures and assists in brand identity through creative conceptualization.


[Startup Interview] Ian Sendagala, CEO, eFoods Trade, Uganda
26-07-2020 | 19:19:17
eFoods Trade is an African online B2B marketplace connecting African foods to the global markets. The platform targets food importers, exporters, distributors, and manufacturers.


[Startup Interview] Xander Groesbeek, CEO, Rate My Meeting, The Netherlands
24-06-2020 | 12:44:00
Rate My Meeting is a Dutch startup that works with professionals and companies to improve meetings, their inclusivity, effectiveness and employee satisfaction.


[Startup Interview] Sarah Bauling, Founder, Sarah Bauling, Australia
24-06-2020 | 12:36:00
Sarah Bauling is an Australian startup that offers training on presentation skills, keynote deliveries, customer services and MC services.


[Startup Interview] Olayemi Bamisile, Co-Founder, Byngo Investments, Liberia
24-06-2020 | 12:28:55
Byngo Investments offers access to financial services that are found around the globe to Africans who do not have access to the same tools.


[Startup Interview] Veer Varma, Founder, CoachDirect, India
24-06-2020 | 12:01:00
CoachDirect is an Indian-based startup that works with schools and gated communities by providing sports, wellness and life coaching services. The startup CEO Veer Varma elaborates.


[Startup Interview] Anton Kooijman, Elwin Gastelaars, Founders, Be-Addy, The Netherlands
11-06-2020 | 08:46:00
Dutch startup Be-Addy works with media agencies and advertisers to create, optimize and automate their media plans. Anton Kooijman, Elwin Gastelaars, the founders of the online advertising company elaborate.


[Startup Interview] Emmanuel Addo, CEO, EADfix, Ghana
26-05-2020 | 09:21:39
EADfix, a Ghana-based tech platform, connects customers with verified service providers across different industries as it seeks to meet the growing demand for convenience, reliability and speed.


[Startup Interview] Iris Skrami, Co-Founder, Renoon, Netherlands
21-05-2020 | 15:48:59
Renoon is a Dutch fashiontech startup that connects customers with innovation and the new ways to consume fashion and is is the first platform that utilizes technology to screen items for their sustainability characteristics.


[Startup Interview] Brian Munanga, CEO, SmartBuild, Zimbabwe
21-05-2020 | 11:50:50
SmartBuild, a Zimbabwe startup, is simplifying the process of building and renovating houses by providing a platform where clients requiring such services can get quotations from a number of experienced contractors.


[Startup Interview] Julius Masaba, Co-Founder, Ablestate, Uganda
21-05-2020 | 11:45:11
Ablestate, a Ugandan startup works with businesses to point them to the right software developers while offering digital training to institutions of higher learning.


[Startup Interview] Candace Knox, CEO, Fat Finger Technologies
21-05-2020 | 11:39:09
Fat Finger Technologies in South Africa offers an array of Information Technology services and solutions ranging from simple office networks to full cloud-hosted solutions to public facing networks.


[Startup Interview] Razia Adam, CEO, Lwandle Holdings, South Africa
21-05-2020 | 11:30:00
Razia Adam is the founder and CEO of Lwandle RNS Holdings, a South African mining startup that has since 2015 been providing industry players digitization processes and systems.


[Startup Interview] Richard Juwah, CEO, Richee Media, Nigeria
05-05-2020 | 06:45:00
Richard Juwah is the CEO of Richee Media, a full service Social Media agency based in Nigeria with both local and international clientele


[Startup Interview] Kat Mrozi, Founder, Xaka Consulting, Mozambique
04-05-2020 | 12:32:00
Xaka Consulting is a Mozambique startup that offers a bouquet of human resource services among them leadership and management programmes, soft skills for all type of work-force, quality control, procurement and business intelligence, international grants


[Startup Interview] Jose Dalappan, Costral Corporate Strategic Lab
04-05-2020 | 12:29:00
Costral Corporate Strategic Lab is an India-based management consulting startup working with organizations in marketability of their product from market survey and other tools, branding and and business development. The company also assists businesses to re-vamp their business


[Startup Interview] Penny Whitelaw, CEO, Scircula, The Netherlands
04-05-2020 | 12:24:00
Penny Whitelaw tells all about her startup Scircula. Please explain, what is Scircula? Scirula is a purpose-led technology and big data startup that exists to make fashion circular. Through a data-driven approach, we help fashion brands eliminate fit-related


[Startup Interview] Isaac Muigai, CEO, Humanum Ratings, Kenya
04-05-2020 | 12:20:57
Isaac Muigai is the brains behind Humanum Ratings, a Kenya-based management consultancy startup that advises companies on potential risks and noteworthy strengths that they should focus on in order to fortify organizational culture and boost performance


[Startup Interview] Rich Cheary, CEO, PT SportSuite, South Africa
04-05-2020 | 12:17:00
PT SportSuite is a South African company whose mission is to digitally disrupt the sporting industry’s media landscape by allowing sporting organisations to operate like commercially-minded modern media houses, while building sustainable digital communities


[Interview] Scott Wharton, Vice President & General Manager of Video Collaboration Group Logitech
21-02-2020 | 07:48:00
Scott Wharton is the Vice President & General Manager of Video Collaboration Group Logitech


[Startup Competition] Penny Whitelaw talks about Scircula
14-02-2020 | 11:13:00
Nederlands MediaNetwerk publishes a series of interviews with start-ups in the context of our Startup Competition. The best startups will be invited to speak at the Cross Media Congress 2020 on April 15th in Amsterdam.


[Interview] Startup Competition 1 year later: RapidPricer
30-01-2020 | 09:42:00
RapidPricer was one of the winning startups of the Startup Competition 2019. How did the company continue it’s operation? Dutch MediaNetwork asks Kiran Gange.


[Interview] Danny Frietman and Arne Koefoed, Founders New Dutch Wave
12-11-2018 | 10:30:00
Arne Koefoed and Danny Frietman co-founded New Dutch Wave. New Dutch Wave is an international movement to celebrate top-notch Dutch creativity and entrepreneurship, launched in 2017 at South by Southwest


[Interview] Mischa Rozema, Co-Founder PostPanic
03-07-2018 | 07:40:00
MIscha Rozema is a Dutch film and commercials director. He is the co-founder of Dutch filmcompany, PostPanic. He recently directed a branded content film for Liberty Global, paying special attention to the use of storytelling


[Startup Interview] Martin Meulenkamp, Co-Founder 2daysmood
24-04-2018 | 18:10:00
Martin Meulenkamp is Co-Founder of 2daysmood, they help organizations to improve their employee engagement, happiness and well-being through an innovative 15-second survey


[Startup Interview] Tim Hoefnagel, Founder & Managing Director Squeezely
17-04-2018 | 15:25:21
Tim Hoefnagel is the Founder & Managing Director of Squeezely, a Data Management platform to connect your brand message to customers across the web


[Startup Interview] Constantijn van Nispen, founder, Sprynter
29-03-2018 | 10:51:00
Constantijn van Nispen is the founder of Sprynter a company revolutionizing courier business through unique packaging and delivery.


[Startup Interview] Gül Akcaova, Founder and owner, Sidekick Mattie
29-03-2018 | 10:42:00
Dutch Creative Industry interviews Gül Akcaova, founder and owner of Sidekick Mattie that works with users to tame distraction from social media apps.


[Startup Interview] Richard Sweep, Managing Partner, Prettysocial Media
29-03-2018 | 10:26:00
Richard Sweep, is the managing partner of Prettysocial Media, a company that offers advertisers access to publishers’ social media channels


[Startup Interview] Maarten Bos, Founder schoolery.nl
28-03-2018 | 15:40:00
Maarten Bos is Founder & Owner of schoolery.nl, a platform which facilitates schools in finding the right teaching personnel


[Startup Interview] Hans Veldhorst, Co-founder, 24AM
15-03-2018 | 13:40:00
24AM is a mobile media and marketing agency that is employing technology to create positive brand associations therefore influencing consumer behaviour while meeting the digital ambitions of these brands.


[Startup Interview] Martijn Broersma, Managing Director, BoekenWurm TV
15-03-2018 | 12:43:00
Martijn Broersma is the Managing Director of BoekenWurm TV, an initiative that packages children story telling through video and placing it on a Netflix kind of app.