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15 May 2015

Pioneer Interview with Serenity Hill and Kirsten Larsen of the Open Food Network

Serenity Hill and Kirsten Larsen are co-founders of the Open Food Network, a free, open source, scalable e-commerce marketplace and logistics platform that enables communities and... Read more...


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6 May 2015

Pioneer Interview with Tim Kunde of Friendsurance

Friendsurance is an online p2p insurance platform forging the way for people to get cash back from their insurance premiums. In this interview, co-founder and... Read more...


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30 April 2015

Pioneer Interview with Paul Slezak of Recruitloop

Paul Slezak is co-founder of RecruitLoop, an online platform disrupting the recruitment industry by providing employers with a flexible recruitment solution charged at an hourly rate.... Read more...

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by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team


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PIONEER INTERVIEW WITH GERARD KIELY OF MENTORPITCH

MentorPitch is a global mentoring platform for companies, universities and interest groups that manages and measures mentoring programs online.  In this interview, founder Gerard Kiely explains... Read more...


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24 April 2015

OuiShare Fest 2015, Paris, May 20-22

This May, OuiShare Fest will unite 1000 collaborative economy visionaries from across the globe for three days of conference, co-creating and connecting in Paris. On... Read more...

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by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team


5 Start-ups changing the sharing economy in Hong Kong

The sharing economy has experienced a global increase over the past few years. Things that were previously unheard of as being shared, ranging from cars... Read more...

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by Eppie Lau Global Curator Team, Hong Kong


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22 April 2015

Pioneer interview with Johann Jenson of SleepOut.com Africa

SleepOut.com is Africa’s largest social accommodation marketplace connecting travelers looking for cool and unique places to stay with hosts and their empty beds. In 2011 while... Read more...

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by Lauren Wallett Global Curator Team, South Africa


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17 April 2015

CurrencyFair raises $10m in latest funding round

CurrencyFair, a Dublin-based global p2p currency exchange platform, recently raised $10 million in its latest funding round. Led by UK-based Octopus Investments, whose investments include Zoopla... Read more...


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Indian ride share start-up Ridingo is acquired by Indian Taxi aggregator CarzOnRent

Ridingo a ride share service started in 2013 by Mohan and Vardhan Koshal was acquired by Indian Taxi aggregator CarzOnRent. Bangalore based Ridingo is app only company... Read more...


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14 April 2015

Pioneer Interview with Marianella Watman of Popup Brands

Popup Brands is a marketplace for short-term rentals for commercial spaces ranging from retail spaces to building foyers to event stalls. In this interview, founder... Read more...

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Mia de Villa

by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team