Hello and Happy Monday!
We hope you enjoyed a great Sonar weekend! Congratulations to the winners and all the innovative projects that presented at the Sonar+D Startup Garden!
Also a big congratulations to our friends at Trybe for their official launch in Barcelona last week! After a successful 3-month beta, Trybe now offers 15 unique and independent chefs that deliver fresh and authentic dishes right to your door.
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Ok, there are some great events in BCN this week so let’s get to it!:
THIS WEEK’S HIGHLIGHTS:
Startup & Investment News
- Spanish startup Cibeles Comfort Cars lands €9M funding
- Catalan e-signature startup Signaturit secures €2.8M
- Barcelona-based SaaS developer firm Nektria raises €2M
- Proptech startup Housell bags €1M to accelerate growth
- Barcelona startup Factorial closes €500k investment round
- Catalan travel startup TripUniq receives €170k investment from Lanta Capital and Cabiedes
- Trybe goes live in Barcelona to deliver chef-quality food
- Vilynx wins Rafa Nadal Academy by Movistar competition
- Barcelona Activa opens a high-tech startup incubator in 22@
- The 20 top startup exits in Spain
- Spain amongst ‘Top European fintech countries in 2017’
- InnoBAN appoints Nuria Gracia as director of Barcelona hub
- Inside stories about Barcelona startups:
- Spain’s reforms point the way for southern Europe
- Catalan Universities improve their positions in global ranking
- The biggest ongoing infrastructure projects in Barcelona
- Sónar 2017 breaks its record with 123.000 visitants in 4 days
- Barcelona tries rebranding to be know for more than tourism
- Metro worker strikes in Barcelona continue for 7th time today
- Enjoy your holidays: roaming charges within EU are gone
- Amazon to buy Whole Foods for $13,4B (and maybe Slack for $9B)
- Barcelona – The Silicon Valley of Europe
- The Silicon Valley of Europe is situated in Barcelona
- It’s time for the $1.2T business travel industry to be disrupted
GREAT EVENTS THIS WEEK
- Mon, 19 June @ 16:45: BarcelonaJS June 2017
- Tue, 20 June @ 17:00: ¿Cómo levantar capital en Biotech?
- Tue, 20 June @ 20:15: Funding for start-ups & SMEs
- Wed, 21 June @ 08:30: Esmorzar de Finançament
- Wed, 21 June @ 19:00: CEOTalk with Oriol Solé, Tviso’s CEO
- Wed, 21 June @ 19:30: FuckUp Nights Barcelona
- Thu, 22 June @ 18:00: How to apply a digital strategy
- Thu, 22 June @ 18:30: Startup Grind: Carolina Brochado
- Thu, 22 June @ 18:30: Europe’s Female Founders
- Thu, 22 June @ 19:00: II Prix Entrepreneur Tech
See the full Event Calendar here
STARTUP JOBS IN BARCELONA
- Printsome is looking for an Inside Sales Executive (English)
- Skyscanner is hiring Principal & Lead Engineers
- Xing is looking for a Software Engineer to join their team
Barcelona Startup News June 19, 2017 cover all the latest stories about Barcelona’s Tech & Startup scene from June 12th until June 19th, 2017.