The real-life networking start-up Swapcard raises €4M

Initially a service of business cards’ virtual exchange, Swapcard has successfully completed its repositioning in the digital event-planning. A fruitful bet for this French start-up, which reaches, with its dreams of greatness, a 4 million euros fund raising. Papers are dead according to Swapcard, which chose all-digital calling card in 2014. Out of lost or… Read More

“Ornikar”, “En voiture Simone”… the multiplication of online driving schools startups

Since 2013, many startups of online driving schools have been created, testifying a will to ride the wave of the thriving market of obtaining a driving licence. With knock-down prices and transition to fully digital, these companies intend to change the way of teaching driving. Five startups of driving schools online came out, in France,… Read More

Checkr, the background-checking startup, raises 100 millions to develop its customer base

Checkr checks job candidates’ profiles for companies. It recently decided to expand its customer base. Its first new clients are Adecco and Allstate. Funded in 2014 by two French men, Daniel Yanisse and Jonathan Perichon, Checkr checks the backgrounds of job candidates for the companies looking for new employees. In 24 hours, the startup teams… Read More