Category: Commerce

Weed eCommerce: How Baker Technologies Builds “Shopify For Cannabis”

A three-year-old startup Baker Technologies created an e-commerce platform to meet the needs of dispensaries and ease some difficult points of the legal weed industry.

/ April 25, 2017

Arthena: How Madelaine D’Angelo Transforms Art Collection Concept

Art has been performing historically well across all market sectors in times of high and rising inflation, and rebounded very quickly after the last recession. In 2014, Arthena, an NYC-based digital art investment startup has entered the marketplace, rising the question of whether art investment is...

/ April 25, 2017

WeMENA: How To Empower Womenpreneurs To Solve The Most Difficult Problems

Resilience is the ability for individuals, communities and systems to survive, adapt and grow despite stresses and shocks. From the impacts of climate change, to an increase of refugees, cities across the Middle East and North Africa face a growing number of environmental, social and economic...

/ April 25, 2017

Fash&Tech: How Yael Kochman Develops Fashion-Tech Scene In Israel

Growing a start-up in a competitive fashion industry is one rocky path for the small and inexperienced. Yale Kochman's Fash&Tech Innovation Centre is just the place to turn to for those, eager to make it big in the fashion innovation field and have some fun on...

/ April 24, 2017

‘In Mobile. We Trust’: Inside The Edith Yeung’s Investment Manifesto

Edith Yeung, born in China, is known as the General Partner at ‘500 Mobile Collective’ Microfund, focused on investing in internet startups. Working closely with portfolio teams, she believes that they would be able to make a great impact in education, entertainment and healthcare in China.

/ April 24, 2017

Zambian-Born Economist Dambisa Moyo: Beyond Template Thinking And Judgment

Dambisa Moyo is an international economist, specializing in macroeconomy and global affairs. Known for her ability to unite contrarian thinking and measured judgment, she is not afraid to persist her statement on development-related aid to Africa, even going head to head with Bill Gates.

/ April 20, 2017

Cole Haan: How To Reinvent Traditional Footwear Into New Generation Shoes

Shoes are something that impacts the experience of a person’s day – especially business people. Cole Haan is the very company to bring a totally offbeat solution with the aim to improve people’s lives with their innovative and super comfortable footwear.

/ April 20, 2017

Meet Christine Souffrant Ntim: Under 30 Entrepreneur, Who Digitizes Startup Ecosystems

Christine Souffrant Ntim is a Haitian-American entrepreneur, who started with ‘Vendedy’ social network, that connects global travelers to street markets. Now she is selected and featured in dozens of awards and recognized as a sought-after speaker.

/ April 19, 2017

The Prosper Women Entrepreneurs: Accelerating Companies Run By Women

The PWE Startup Accelerator is a US-based business accelerator that helps leading women from all over the world to start and develop their own business by teaching and sponsoring their CEOs.

/ April 19, 2017