October 15, 2015

Creative minds and do-ers are running the Spherik Accelerator workshops

As the deadline for applications draws near, we are excited to present you the dedicated panel of mentors who are joining forces to develop the startup community in Cluj-Napoca. Coming from very diverse backgrounds and geographies, ranging from highly experienced investors, entrepreneurs and CEOs and to very talented startup founders who have just taken off, they are looking forward to meeting the selected teams and getting down to business, through weekly workshops, face-to-face or remote mentoring. Spherik teams will learn about what strategy means for a start-up from one of the most dynamic strategy professionals in the industry, with over 15 years of experience. Iulian Padurariu began his entrepreneurial career by opening Jack Trout’s consulting office in Bucharest and is now working in Vienna with diverse clients across the region. Iulian is very supportive of the entrepreneurial scene in Romania, and acts in several entrepreneurial initiatives.   Ana-Maria Andronic is partner at the Biris-Goran law firm and co-founder of VentureConnect. She is one of the leading Romanian experts in matters related to startup incorporation procedures, both for Romania and USA. Ana-Maria is the go-to person for legal issues related to start-ups, and will be leading our workshop on Conflict Management, Prevention, and Legal.   Bogdan Colceriu, co-founder of Trilulilu, is a marketing and branding expert, and has developed brands such as Okian or Frisbo, where he serves CEO and CMO respectively. Bogdan will lead our workshop on Sales and Marketing. Besides being an experienced entrepreneur, Bogdan is highly involved in youth debate teams and the founder of the Romanian curling team.   Radu Georgescu is, without a doubt, one of the most successful Romanian tech entrepreneurs and a recent angel investor. Having had two very successful exists, as well as numerous other positive entrepreneurial experiences, Radu will help our teams learn and practice Pitching to Investors, providing them with critical feedback […]