Barcinno is the collaborative platform sharing the news, knowledge & events of Barcelona’s startup, tech and innovation communities.
As Barcelona’s #1 English-language tech resource, Barcinno is a unique channel for Barcelona’s rapidly growing entrepreneurial community to expand their presence locally as well as internationally.
Our name brings together Barcelona’s history as a Roman military outpost called ‘Barcino’, its present as the largest city on the Mediterranean, and its future as a world-leading innovation hub connecting the brightest minds around the world. We aim to highlight and unite the local creators, designers, and innovators who are changing the landscape of this city.
Scott is the founder of Bourbon Creative, a content marketing agency for startups and professor of digital marketing at EADA Business School. In 2013, Scott started Barcinno to share the stories of Barcelona’s startup ecosystem and to build a platform for companies seeking international exposure. You can typically find him strolling around el Born barrio with his wife Karianne and his daughter Isabel. Follow him @scottjmackin or contact him directly.
Stewart is Co-founder & Contributing Editor at Barcinno where he attempts to share his startup musings and experience as an entrepreneur. He is also the Co-founder at ClubKviar – your private concierge for high-end dining, a startup mentor and Associate Professor at Toulouse Business School. You can follow him right here @stewartdmasters or contact him by email.
Clemens Rychlik is an Austrian citizen of Polish origin living in Spain. After growing up in Vienna and living in Sheffield, Dublin, Brussels and Madrid, he settled in Barcelona to enjoy great weather, food and the beach. As a CEMS Master in International Management graduate from UCD Dublin he works as Content Marketing Manager at Bourbon Creative and Barcinno and helps startups to grow internationally. When he is not developing a content strategy for SMEs, you can find him playing football or running in BCN to prepare for the next Marathon. Follow him @ClemensRychlik or on LinkedIn.
Sophie is a world famous vocalist, pianist and the lead singer of Lunafruit, which took home the Grammy for best new album in 2019 (tbd). Her alter ego hangs out in Barcelona crafting downright cosmic content for the most innovative and fastest-growing brands in the world with Bourbon Creative. She received her bachelors degree in English Literature from Cambridge University and spent a year traveling throughout Central and South America before landing in Barcelona.
Willow is a native of Barcelona but raised around the world…LL.M in International Law by the Chicago-Kent College of Law, and ESADE B-school alumni, he has been a transactional and corporate lawyer for several companies and law firms in Spain, specializing in counseling startups. He sees the world as a huge opportunity to be grabbed by the horns, and Barcelona is a wild bull waiting to be tamed. You will likely find him close to the beach or just wondering between hidden wine and cheese places. You can follow him @willowbcn