January 28th, 2014 European Startups: Spotlight on Sweden


On the 28th of January, OLC attended Startup Demo Night Series #20 hosted by NY Entrepreneurs Business Network in partnership with Business Sweden and the Consulate General of Sweden.  The event was held at Touro College Graduate School of Business located at 65 Broadway, New York, NY, and featured presentations by 4 startups including GuideWall, Localize Direct, iList, and Creddly. An investor panel of judges featuring Alex Iskold, Managing Director, NYC at Techstars, Gil Beyda, Founder & Managing Partner at Genacast Ventures, Brian Sheng, Managing Partner at DreamTech Ventures, Paul Chu, Founder at Paul Chu Ventures rated the presentations and provided feedback.

GuideWall was first to present and shared their platform for creating and publishing mobile destination guides to disrupt the travel industry. Co-Founder

Mattias Borg presented their demonstration and answered questions from the audience.  For more information, visit GuideWall.

Localize Direct was next to present and shared a framework for creating a localization pipeline in a fraction of the time disrupting the game industry. Founder and CEO Christoffer Nilsson presented his demonstration followed by a Q&A from the audience.  For more information, visit the site at Localize Direct.

iList Market followed next making it possible to become an ambassador representing a company. Founder and CEO David Larsson presented followed by a brief Q&A session. To find out more information, visit iList Market.

The last to present was Creddly developing a mobile app scanner to scan products in newspapers or magazines in the mobile commerce space. Founder and CEO Ivan Daza presented and opened up for Q&A afterwards. For more information and learn more, visit the website here at: Creddly