Could Wallapop Be Barcelona’s First Billion Dollar Startup?

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Do you Walla? If you live in Spain it's highly likely that you already have the secondhand marketplace app Wallapop installed on your phone. Between their cheeky TV ads to their irresistible UI that just lets you keep scrolling, Wallapop has seemingly come out of nowhere to blow past Spain's long list of competitors in the already crowded classified ads arena. In fact, the … [Read more...]

Barcelona Startup Lodgify Raises €600k To Become the Shopify For Vacation Rentals

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Barcelona startup Lodgify has announced today the closing of a €600,000 seed investment  to become the "Shopify of the vacation rental industry." The round was led by angel investor Chris Hitchen, HOWZAT Partners, Venrex Investment Management and other notable angel investors including Roland Zeller, former CEO of travel.ch and Kilian Thalhammer, former managing director of … [Read more...]

Why Data Is The Backbone of Barcelona’s Smartcity Future

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Despite the lingering economic crisis in Spain, Barcelona - a relatively small city with an urban population of 1.6 million - seems to be prospering in its golden age that arrived in the 1990s. Barcelona is currently #11 on the list of most visited cities in the world.  It's considered among the top 10 places in the world to do business, sits 11th for global scientific … [Read more...]

5 Reasons Barcelona Companies Should Join Barcinno Channels

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Barcinno has been a collaborative and experimental platform since day 1. What began as a simple Wordpress blog has evolved into an influential resource and de facto landing zone for anyone interested in Barcelona tech, startups and innovation. Keeping with our experimental culture, we're opening our platform up to the community so that together we can highlight and amplify the … [Read more...]

Barcelona Tech & Startup Events and Conferences Guide For Summer 2015

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Spring has sprung and summer is close behind. Barcelona entrepreneurs have about 12 weeks to hustle and close deals before Spain grinds to a halt for summer holidays. However, in between now and August, there are a few dozen opportunities to meet and mingle with key players in your respective industry. Tech and startup events have become so popular over the last decade because, … [Read more...]

10 Amazing Examples Of Personal Branding In Barcelona

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The term "branding" has traditionally been associated with companies - large corporations that have expensive ad agencies and consultants hard at work polishing their image and positioning their brand in the marketplace. However, an interesting by-product came about with the rise of the social media revolution: the personal brand. Don't get me wrong, personal branding has been … [Read more...]

Barcelona Startup Jobs: Backend Developer at GlovoApp (@GlovoApp)

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Company:  GLOVO Area: Mobile App – Instant Delivery Location: Barcelona Job type: Engineer Position: Backend Developer About GLOVO GLOVO is a fast-moving start up based in the center of Barcelona where you can see the impact of everything you are doing. We are the first mobile app that offers an express and collaborative delivery service and we are currently looking … [Read more...]

Barcelona Startup Signaturit Raises €600k To Expand In Europe

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Barcelona-based startup Signaturit has closed a €600.000 fundraising round led by ESADE BAN and Banco Sabadell's BStartup10 program. Signaturit was actually one of the startups to be accelerated within the BStartup10 program's second class in 2014 and set out to create a plug and play solution that allows electronic signatures to be legally transmitted via email. Without the … [Read more...]

Barcelona Startup Jobs: Sales & Business Development with TSC Events (@CeleBreak_Cups)

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Company: CeleBreak (TSC Events GmbH) Position: Sales & Business Development Place: Barcelona Job type: Freelance  Job description: We are TSC Events GmbH, an event organizer which is carrying out the CeleBreak Cup 2015, a football event for amateur & leisure football teams from Europe in cooperation with FC Barcelona & Hilton Hotels. TSC Events wants to … [Read more...]

Barcelona Startup Jobs: Sales & Business Development at Spacebase

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Company: SpaceBase Position: Sales & Business Development Place: Barcelona Job type: Permanent Job description: This job is the perfect opportunity to collect your first startup experience and earn some money in a fun inspiring environment. You will be part of a highly motivated team, work in one of the most attractive co-working Spaces in Barcelona and learn from an … [Read more...]