In 2017 CEED Slovenia introduced the New Frontiers series which features international experts sharing their insights about trends and the future. Regardless of the type of business you’re in global trends impacts every entrepreneur given the interconnectedness of business today.
CEED Global Advisor and Founder of Priceline.com, Jeff Hoffman was the first featured speaker. More than 250 participants attended the inaugural event where Jeff presented the …Slovenia
In February CEED Slovenia concluded the selection of the 24 women entrepreneurs for the WE Inspire: Women Entrepreneurs Inspire program, which is designed to support women entrepreneurs at the beginning of their entrepreneurial journey and those who are already active in their entrepreneurial projects and endeavors. Over 100 entrepreneurs applied and the selection process took into consideration the entrepreneurs’ business model, market potential and entrepreneurial …Slovenia, women entrepreneurs
“Technology is fundamentally changing our society, our economy and the way we work, and it is connecting us digitally in all areas of our lives. It is changing our ways of learning, communicating, business management, socializing, shopping, traveling, etc. Classic telecoms are being surpassed by communications via Skype, and classic banks are being threatened by services such as PayPal, Transferwise, BitCoin and other innovations in …Slovenia
‘Positioning is everything’
Slovene entrepreneurs share insights on how to differentiate in product and positioning to grow in saturated markets
CEED Slovenia’s community event hosted three entrepreneurs who with their businesses challenge growth in saturated markets:
Do You Have What It Takes?
On March 3rd CEED Slovenia welcomed its 9th generation of entrepreneurs by hosting a networking event with 3 guest speakers from London, San Francisco, and New York City. Bostjan Špetič, Founder of Zemanta based in NYC, Boštjan Bregar Founder and CEO of 4th Office based in London and Anne Park, Director of Strategy and Development at CEED Global based in …Slovenia
CEED Global is proud to announce Matej Fegus, CEO of DONAR d.o.o as the winner of the 2014 CEED Entrepreneur of the Year Award. The winner was selected based on his achievements in growing his business both domestically and internationally, developing strong management practices within his company, and his enthusiasm for giving back to the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Matej started as a CEED entrepreneur and is …Slovenia
In 2012, CEED Slovenia joined Creative Entrepreneurship in Schools (CENTRES), a multi-country project that aims to establish the first European multisectoral forum to address issues relating to entrepreneurship education and for sharing innovation and best practices in this area. The project is co-funded by the European Commission, the British Council and eight other organizations across Europe.
As part of CENTRES, CEED Slovenia developed and tested an …Ecosystem, Slovenia
Dr. Štefan Furlan is head of the company Optilab that has developed software solutions for insurance-fraud detection. Štefan joined the CEED Grow program shortly after the company started operations in 2008. Due to favorable experiences with CEED and because of Optilab’s rapid business growth, he immediately proceeded to CEED’s Pro program for professionalization of a company and its leaderships. Optilab began in 2008 and had …Slovenia
Barbara Humar Gerbec is director and co-owner of Linea Snella, an international chain of wellness centers that address the problems faced by overweight adults. Linea Snella helps not only with fitness programs, but with psycho-physical support to ensure better and long lasting results.
Barbara first joined CEED in 2008 and immediately started to cooperate with several fellow entrepreneurs, and jointly developed the franchising model (www.lineasnella-franchising.com). This …Slovenia, women entrepreneurs
Boštjan Gaberc first applied to the CEED Grow program as a young entrepreneur in 2006, where he learned how to build a good foundation for his growing company, Mikrografija. By 2009 he had received the Regional Gazelle award for being the fastest growing company in the region, and won again in 2011. Today Mikrografija employs nearly 60 people and makes close to 5 million USD …Slovenia