Interviews with audience and speakers at NGH#12.

Kaare Danielsen, CEO & Founder, Jobindex Kaare Danielsen, CEO and founder, gave a very entertaining walk through the Jobindex history – probably the first job aggregator in the world. His three key decisions was first to found the company; then change focus from price to service and lastly exploit the financial crisis. Although “founding the…

Morten Primdahl, co-founder, Zendesk Morten Primdahl, co-founder and former CTO of Zendesk, talked about what made Zendesk the success it has become today – probably the highest valuated startup coming out Denmark during the past 20 years. First thing was to move to Silicon Valley in the mid 2000’s to meet the right people that…

Mette Lykke, CEO, Too Good To Go A thorough explanation of three key decisions in the growth path of Too Good To Go, the Danish food waste fighters currently growing faster than bamboo (the fastest growing plant on Earth). First Mette told that right after she entered the company as CEO they decided to close…

Anders H. Mjåset, Co-Founder & CPO, The Creators Community Anders Mjåset, like Tommy Andersen, talked about megatrends. In this case a bold statement: Pull the megatrend towards you. That would require some kind of market superpower, you would think. But it was more about an in-depth understanding of the “old” economy still reigning the property…

Tommy Andersen, Managing Partner, byFounders First on stage after Morten Elk’s keynote was Tommy Andersen talking about the Libratone success. Basically they went to Apple in 2010 with nothing but a handful of renderings of a completely new product, the Libratone speaker. They eventually landed a collaboration with Apple because the Libratone guys had experience…

Morten Elk, CEO of SimpleSite and initiator of Nordic Growth Hackers Morten Elk opened the evening in this new NGH venue, Matrikel1, by stressing that this 4 year NGH anniversary event required a growth hack: We had 50 % more seats than previously, how to make sure all seats were filled? The hack was supposed…

  NGH#12 was a real treat – we think the pictures speak volumes. A big thanks to the inspiring five speakers! Click on the photo to enlarge. Click “back” in your browser to go back to the overview page. Photo credentials: Jayne Leitao.  

Morten Elk, CEO, SimpleSite – and initiator of Nordic Growth Hackers This time, at Nordic Growth Hackers#11, we had a theme: The right product for the right customers. And with a lot of NGH events focused on sales and marketing –  which obviously is important as well – Morten was especially excited about this event….

Thor Angelo, Founder & CEO, OrderYOYO “Get five clients when you have a great idea. Then get them up and running and make them happy. Repeat.” Thor started out with The Columbus Egg – you don’t know in advance what needs to be done, although your solution ends up being simple. What Thor and OrderYOYO…