Entries by Nicolai Wadstrom

Prezi hits 30M+ users, doubling annually, and has ‘not used a dime’ of investors’ money

Our portfolio company Prezi is Zooming ideas from Budapest to the World! Since 2009, Prezi has gone from 3 founders and a few early team members in Budapest to a US company scaling to the world from San Francisco Bay area/Silicon Valley. Today there are 36,000,000 people zooming through to visualize their ideas, and they […]

2nd Annual RocketSpace Open Innovation Summit

We have 10 Guest passes @ 75% ticket discount.  An awesome deal for under $150! http://openinnovationsummit2013.eventbrite.com/?discount=bootstrapCIP 2nd Annual RocketSpace Open Innovation Summit  You are invited to join an exclusive gathering of futurists, thought leaders, and change makers in corporate innovation for a two day interactive summit. This event is designed for innovation practioners, investment managers, […]

Amongst Hedgehogs and Foxes

Inspired by Andrew Chen’s blog post yesterday and as Isaiah Berlin wrote in “The Hedgehog and the Fox“, in a world where a fox means that you know many little things, and a Hedgehog knows one big thing. Being a Startup Entrepreneur you need to be a Hedgehog with a Fox’s tail, as you need to know the one […]

Startups Exits Event on the 17th Jan, 2013

Join us and corporate development principals and successful entrepreneurs for a special evening event on the topic of Startup Exits. Hear stories from entrepreneurs who’ve sold their companies; how they did it, what they learned and what they would do differently next time. Meet M&A leaders from some of the most active acquirers in the […]

New features for Audiodraft Music Library

Fresh from Audiodraft: We just published our first update from many to come for Audiodraft Music Library. It now allows two new uses – 1) you can request customization for the tracks easily directly from the composer and 2) you are able to bid for the price for a specific license. Both of these are […]

Scandinavian Startup Night at RocketSpace

We know it is last minute, but join us and meet founders of your favorite Scandinavian startups, among others Prezi CEO/Founder Peter Arvai, and hear them reflect on their journey to the Valley. The event is at Rocket Space, what BootstrapLabs and many of our startups call home in San Francisco. Learn how the Scandinavian mindset plays […]

Mancx Secures $3 Million In Financing and Opens US Headquarters

Our portfolio company Mancx Secures $3 Million In Financing and Opens US Headquarters. SAN FRANCISCO AND STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN, June 12, 2012 — Mancx, the only trusted community for business answers that allows for private individuals to securely buy and sell their knowledge with others, announced today it has secured $1.65 million in financing led by […]