Natasha Friis Saxberg

CEO and founder of Gignal – a Social Media Billboard, presenting real-time event buzz across social networks. Co-organizer of NordicMeetup. Mentor at StartupBootcamp and Seedcamp. Worked with tech since 1996.

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Latest from Natasha Friis Saxberg

  • Something is cooking in the Copenhagen startup kitchen

    [Denmark] A thriving startup scene is in part characterised by its events and meetups where creativity, knowledge and contacts can be exchanged. And that precondition is very much in evidence in Copenhagen this spring. Here’s a breakdown of upcoming events: Read More

  • YouCalc's realtime analytics success means The Valley beckons

    [Denmark] The Danish startup YouCalc launched their realtime analytics for SaaS in December last year. Today they say they get a new user every hour. It’s that success that means they are now considering more funding and that – often inevitable for successful European startups – move to Silicon Valley and the big US market. Sunstone Capital has invested $5 milion in YouCalc… Read More

  • Boozt benefits as Fashion brands outsource their e-commerce

    [Denmark] Despite the recession, ecommerce online is booming, especially in fashion, as consumers are flooding online to bag bargains and fashion sites too are getting better and better at presenting their wares. Nordic consumers (Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland) have put fashion on the top of their shopping list, with 13 million online shoppers in this region, with double-digit… Read More

  • Nosco tries to inject some startup mojo into corporates

    How can you engage employees to come up with ideas and take ownership of corporate innovation? Usually startups don’t have that problem because ’employees’ are part of the innovation engine. But plenty of other companies would like that mojo. So Nosco has built an online suggestion box to support Idea Exchange management within a company, and hopefully answer that question. Read More