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Alex Farcet, co-founder and Managing Director of Startupbootcamp

May 2014

Startupbootcamp has announced that it will focus on Smart Transportation and Energy in its Berlin accelerator - and it will also launch a second accelerator in San Francisco with the same focus In an interview for Venista Voices, Alex Farcet explains the move, talks about global brands backing the program and potential co-operation with public administrations.


Mobile Marketing Company KissMyAds Signs Marc Ahr as New CEO

July 2014

The Cologne, Germany-based mobile performance marketing specialist KissMyAds today announced that Marc Ahr, 41 years old, is to lead the company as CEO with immediate effect. Ahr will be in charge of managing the overall strategy and operations of the specialist in success-based mobile advertising. The CEO position has been created especially for Ahr. Previously, company founder Florian Lehwald had been leading the operation.