14.9. Entrepreneur Tuesday: Ramine Darabiha
Tuesday, September 14, 2010 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM (AST)
HMEA's Entrepreneur Tuesday season starts with a bang, when Ramine Darabiha takes the floor as our first speaker of the new season. Ramine takes the floor with a strong encourangement for all of us. Presentation title: Change Finland - Or die trying. During the past year, Finland has become an emerging startup country. A handful of people are starting to fight the culture, media, consultants, politicians and the apathy. The next success won't come from emulating a new Nokia, but from whoever creates the next Facebook, maybe from a Garage in Otaniemi. Ramine Darabiha's Bio: Ramine Darabiha is a French entrepreneur, who moved to Finland in 2004, specialized in mobile and online business and has an extensive knowledge of the gaming industry and social media. Ramine is founder and CEO of MySites.com- an online storage source that saves your content for free,forever. As a CEO of mysites.com Ramine managed to raise over $750k in funding internationally and setup a team across Europe in Finland, Germany, Netherlands and France. After being over in Silicon Valley for some time, Ramine's back to share the lessons learned - and to change Finland.
When & Where
Helsinki Metropolitan Entrepreneurship Academy (HMEA) offers inspiring events and programs to all students of higher education in the Helsinki Metropolitan area.
The programs are open and essentially free of charge.
Students, entrepreneurs, actives and other entrepreneurial-minded people are more than welcome!
HMEA's Value statement is "What ever you do, Love it". In few words this means that HMEA is not trying to force anyone towards entrepreneurship, we simply want to create unique possibilities to those interested and bring entrepreneurship as a topic to as much people's lips as possible.