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Alexander Djordjevic co-founded Foodist in 2012, which became the leading online company for fine food in Germany. As CEO of Foodist he managed three investment rounds, participated at the ProSiebenSat.1 Accelerator program, attended at the TV-Investment Show "Die Höhle der Löwen" and sold the company to the stock exchange MDAX listed mediacompany Ströer Media in 2016.View Details
Verena Hubertz is the co-founder and managing director of the Berlin Startup Kitchen Stories, a video-based food platform, used by millions around the world. At Kitchen Stories she heads the Sales, Finance and HR department.View Details
Philipp Westermeyer is founder and CEO of OMR. OMR is a platform for digital marketing. The heart and soul of the company is the OMR Festival, taking place annually in Hamburg—in March of 2018 attendees are expected to exceed 40,000. The festival consists of the Conference with top international speakers, the Expo of over 200 exhibitors, Masterclasses, Side Events, Parties and more.View Details
Heiko Hubertz is founder of Bigpoint, a company currently ranked among the Top 5 developers and publishers of browser and online games on the planet. He currently serves as a business angel in supporting promising start-ups and Internet projects. The 37-year-old kicked off 2014 with the founding of Whow Games, a social casino company for which he actively serves as the CEO.View Details
Dirk founded blau Mobilfunk the first German discount MVNO with his two partners. Blau was sold to KPN (the Dutch telecom) in 2008. After handing over the baton to the internal successors Dirk follows his passion and invests in young tech start-up with his VC Fund Shortcut Ventures.View Details