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    Entrepreneurship and entering a 2-billion-dollar market through customer feedback

    Author: Zhivko Todorov, Account Associate, Endeavor Bulgaria A common misconception, emerging lately, is that entrepreneurship is all about having that cool idea, that turns into a billion-dollar company. And some of the recent social/entertainment apps actually make it seem that way. Those, however, are the exceptions. Entrepreneurship is actually about solving problems. Problems pressing enough, that your […]


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    Blockchain Reality Check

    Another article on blockchain technology? How fun! Author: Zhivko Todorov, Account Associate, Endeavor Bulgaria Blockchain could very well be one of the most important technological developments in modern times. It’s a weird, yet fascinating, mix of simple economics and complex cryptography, that enables disintermediation, decentralization and self-governed communities. Tokens/cryptocurrencies are used for behavioral incentives and […]


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    Endeavor Launches Travel & Tourism Vertical Community with Industry Tour in Madrid

    This June, Endeavor Entrepreneurs from 17 companies in the Travel and Tourism (T&T) sector gathered in Madrid for a two-day tour and program, featuring site visits, and intimate discussions and sessions with industry leaders. The tour, held June 13-14 and hosted by Endeavor Spain, marked the official launch of a new T&T vertical community, a […]


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    1st Endeavor Bulgaria Community Retreat brings together nearly 40 participants

    The invitation-only Endeavor Bulgaria Community Retreat took place from Friday, June 15th to Sunday, June 17th in Yastrebets Hotel, Borovets where nearly 40 members of the network convened for the event to celebrate the power of high-impact entrepreneurship! The Retreat emphasized on building meaningful and lasting relationships with fellow Endeavor Entrepreneurs and creating a platform […]


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    Lessons Learned Over a Decade of Supporting High-Impact Entrepreneurs in Turkey

    Reflections from Endeavor Turkey founding Managing Director Didem Altop After more than a decade, founding Endeavor Turkey Managing Director Didem Altop has passed the baton to her successor, Aslı Türkmen. Didem has been a tireless champion of entrepreneurship in Turkey, from Endeavor Turkey’s 2006 launch to its recent roll hosting the Global Entrepreneurship Congress in […]


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    Plovdiv’s leaders and founders of top businesses attended Endeavor’s edition of Dare to Scale

    On May 16, Endeavor Bulgaria held in Plovdiv the second event for the year as part of the Dare to Scale series. The topic of the event, “Building an active entrepreneurial ecosystem”, brought together diverse attendance formed by local entrepreneurs, business leaders, venture capital community members, influencers, media and fellow NGOs. Endeavor’s network of high-impact […]


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    Webit.Festival is celebrating 10 years of success and 100,000+ attendees from over 110 countries

    Webit grows more and more every year and creates new horizons and opportunities for Bulgarian and European entrepreneurial and innovative ecosystems.  The tenth anniversary edition of Webit.Festival Europe will be more influential and spectacular than ever, welcoming prime ministers, EU Commissioners, ministers, mayors, presidents and leaders of the world’s largest and most innovative companies, hundreds […]


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    Endeavor Bulgaria seeks to extend its impact outside the capital with Dare to Scale: Varna

    The team of Endeavor Bulgaria and the Endeavor Entrepreneur Pressian Karakostov (Founder of Titan Gate) brought the entrepreneurial community of Varna together on April 4th for Dare to Scale: Varna. This was the first of a series of events in attempt to boost the high-impact entrepreneurship in cities outside of Sofia. With the kind partnership of Titan […]


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    Take it up to the Mentors: Raising Capital

    Raising capital is a hot topic for many scale-ups and, as part of an organization dedicated to help entrepreneurs tackle their most pressing challenges, it is a common theme for us at the office. Last week we sat down with Deyan Vitanov, a serial entrepreneur based in Silicon Valley and a mentor at Endeavor, who […]


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    Endeavor Catalyst Closes Its Second Fund with $85 Million in Commitments

    At the beginning of 2018, Endeavor Catalyst II (“Fund II”), the second fund of Endeavor, is officially closed with nearly $85 million in commitments. Endeavor Catalyst is the innovative co-investment fund of Endeavor, set up to invest exclusively in Endeavor Entrepreneur-led companies and to sustain Endeavor’s long-term operations in a mission-aligned way. Fund II boasts 158 […]