Welcome to the August ’15 cohort of tech startup founders – Vancouver is a rising hotspot, with three new leaders joining our ranks. Other new members hail from Helsinki, Singapore and, of course, the Bay Area.
They’re giving AirBnB hosts hotel-caliber booking tools, streamlining property management and kitting out outdoor adventurers via the sharing economy.
We can’t wait to see their contributions and successes through Founders Network!
Antti Rikkinen, Co-Founder of Blucup Ltd. Blucup created Zero Keyboard, which is the best way to communicate with enterprise systems on mobile. It enables fast and detailed mobile data collection without typing and unleashes the full mobile potential of Enterprise software.
Daniel Dubois, Founder & CEO of ShareShed. ShareShed is a web and mobile app for renting outdoor equipment from locals. ShareShed is referred to as Airbnb for outdoor gear such as kayaks, standup paddle boards, tents and other outdoor adventure equipment.
We are passionate about combining the rich and diverse experience and perspectives all of our members bring to our peer mentorship community of tech startup founders.You can check out our previous cohorts here.
Together, we are taking management and personal risk off the table and ensuring mutual success. Stay tuned to Founders Edge for startup updates, tips and lessons learned from each of our new members. To learn more about Founders Network click here.
Founded in 2011, Founders Network offers lifelong peer mentorship to over 600 tech startup founders globally. Our platform, programs and high-touch service facilitate authentic experience sharing, warm introductions and long-term professional relationships. Additional benefits include over $500k in startup discounts and promotion to 2,000 newsletter readers. Members are located in San Francisco, New York City, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Toronto, London and other tech hubs. Each month our Membership Committee admits a new cohort of full-time tech founders who are nominated by an existing member.