Jake Colvin

Sound Diplomacy

Photo credit: Sound Diplomacy Music may be universal but music promotion is hyper-local. As a former UK and European Representative of the Canadian Independent Music Association, Shain Shapiro saw firsthand that success in one market did not guarantee traction in...

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While the Internet has revolutionized the way people consume music, neoScores CEO and co-founder Bart Van der Roost noticed a glaring gap – sheet music. “I was working for the Brussels Philharmonic with a background in classical symphony. At that point, everything was...

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Technology has had a particularly important effect on the global reach of retail, giving local artisans like Munich-based Nauli new opportunities to interact with customers outside of their home market, grow and strengthen their business, and hone their skills....

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Dragon Inside

Ellie Atanasova and Bobby Miloev’s menswear startup, Dragon Inside, is a success story of European integration. Part of a new wave of direct-to-consumer e-commerce powered by the global Internet, Dragon Inside produces custom-tailored suits in Sofia using high-end...

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