Investor insight about opportunities in Bulgaria, a developing economy with pool of talents employed in the IT sector and strong manufacturing industry. Join us to hear about the favourable conditions that support the interest of foreign investors in the past 10 years, get access to details about successful foreign investment projects and be among the first to learn about exciting news from the ecosystem, such as the Plovdiv Tech Hub. Each episode is between 40-60 minutes and covers the most important topics for an investor. Largest cities in Bulgaria: Sofia, Plovdiv, Varna, Burgas and Ruse.
Mexican Cousine in Plovdiv & Entrepreneurship
Talking with Marvin who moved to Bulgaria, Plovdiv from Washington DC and established here a business with his wife. Now, enjoying the local vibe and environment. Tune in to learn of the business plan and how fast things happened.
Entrepreneurial spirit in Bansko
Conversation with Uwe from Austria who relocated to Bansko and has 4 businesses in Bulgaria.
From Silicon Valley to Bulgarian Honey
Jen & Mitko Katsev are a newly-wed couple who decided to move from sunny California to the oldest city in Europe - Plovdiv, to start their own Honey business. But there is more to the story, combination of family tradition and vision for new customer experience. Hear about their journey in Bulgaria together with valuable information about the local business climate and expat community. All external sources mentioned during the episode can be found at www.investin.bg and follow us at www.facebook.com/investinbg for the latest updates.
Global consultancy from Sofia
In our 4th episode of “Investin.bg” you will meet James Meads who is originally from the UK, lived and worked for 12 years in Germany, and now has moved to the capital of Bulgaria to establish his own consultancy business. For more episodes please visit www.investin.bg or our FB page at www.facebook.com/investinbg/
Quality of Life & Global Business from Bulgaria
Episode 3 of www.investin.bg brings conversation with two experienced professionals from USA who currently live and develop businesses in Bulgaria. Mark Rodgers is an entrepreneur from Silicon Valley who is running a Global business and living in Bulgaria. Together with Mark we discuss what is like to live in Bulgaria and how his global business is thriving thanks to the local pool of Talents. Brent Franklin’s is a Manager of Software Company, who will share his feedback about the change in lifestyle and what stands out to him when working with the Bulgarian engineering teams. Some really interesting first hand accounts that we hope bring valuable insight for all of our listeners. Please excuse the unusual depth of the sound at times, it is due to an unexpected acoustic effect from the conference meeting room where the interview took place. Sound quality remains high. The second part is recorded in the city in the only time possible to catch up with the guest. Again, the voice quality of the recording is high.
Partnerships for growth in Sofia
Our website is going live on 1st of November - www.investin.bg In the mean time, here is a brief summary of this episode: In part 1 we are talking with the CEO of Nemetschek Bulgaria and Computer Software Entrepreneur George Brashnarov about the evolution of business models between IT companies in Sofia and foreign investors, customers and partners. In Part 2 you can hear from Vladimir Karolev, an Investment Banker helping foreign investors establish their business in Bulgaria, create partnerships and complete acquisitions in the South East Europe. He will share direct examples why the quality of life in Sofia and Bulgaria compares to Western Europe. Also, you will have the chance to hear concrete investment opportunities in Bulgaria, PROS and CONS of the environment. Remember, our website goes live on November 1st - www.investin.bg and there you could get in touch with us, ask us questions, give us feedback and make proposals for the type of information about Bulgaria you would want.