Despite the challenges of the global pandemic, 2020 opened many new opportunities for the companies and professionals within our coworking community who kept making a major impact in their fields.
And the start of 2021 was no different. From major financing rounds to big acquisitions and lightning-fast revenue growths, there’re plenty of inspiring achievements that happened in just a few months. Let’s dive right in.
1. Gtmhub raises $30M Series B after growing 3x in 2020
The success of Gtmhub comes after the company grew three times in 2020. In 2019, they raised a $9 million Series A and achieved over 400% year-over-year growth. Commenting on their latest success, the company’s Co-Founder and CTO, shared for Trending Topics SEE:
“The year ahead will be challenging but also very exciting for us. We’re grateful for the opportunity to continue improving and scaling our product as we’re dreaming bigger than ever before.
The office in Sofia, Bulgaria remains key to Gtmhub’s success. We will keep growing the Bulgarian team – our plan is to triple the R&D headcount in the next 12 months and add new team members across all other areas of the business. Needless to say, we’re looking for the right talent to join us and help us achieve our ambitious goals.” shared Radoslav Georgiev, Co-Founder and CTO at Gtmhub.
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2. Econic One receives a new €700k investment
January kept bringing us good news. Econic One, formerly known as Eljoy, announced a new €700k investment from Vitosha Venture Partners. The new funding is part of a €1.6m round led by Vitosha Venture Partners and including the participation of three other VCs, incl. Campus X-based Eleven Ventures. The financing is allocated for building and expanding the startup’s brand credibility across Western European markets.
“The investment from Vitosha Ventures comes at a decisive moment for Econic One. As the world is getting more connected than ever – at Econic One we will focus on R&D to deliver the functionalities that empower the urban souls and nature explorers to take the most Econic rides,” comments the founder and CEO of Econic One, Galin Bonev.
3. Eleven expands the Visa Innovation Program in Southeast Europe
The third season of the Visa Innovation Program has welcomed fintech companies from all across Southeast Europe.