Startups

Ideas on all that it takes to launch into the SaaS stratosphere and set up for success, tailored for B2B SaaS startups exclusively

‘And the winner is…’ The SaaStock EMEA Startup Pitch Competition 2020

SaaStock’s Startup Pitch Competition is the perfect opportunity for up-and-coming startups to get in front of SaaS experts and big-name VCs. And while we haven’t been able to get together in person this year, the Startup Pitch Competition at SaaStock EMEA Online proved a huge success. How does the Online Pitch Competition work? We are…

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Sean Ellis: How to rapidly scale growth

Sean Ellis (author of Hacking Growth, marketing and growth leader at 5 billion-dollar companies: Dropbox, LogMeIn, Uproar, Eventbrite, and Lookout) joins Alex Theuma on The SaaS Revolution Show. They’re talking how to rapidly scale growth – from when is the right time for a startup to really focus on ‘growth’, to how to create a…

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25 Incredible Startups You’ll Meet at SaaStock EMEA Online

In just a few days we’re bringing together the SaaS leaders of Europe, Middle East and Africa for SaaStock EMEA Online: four days dedicated to helping SaaS companies adapt to the changing landscape, survive these tough times, and thrive again in the future. For SaaS startups, we know this has been a particularly challenging time,…

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5 cost-effective steps to define buyer personas for your SaaS startup

This is a guest post written by Rayed Chaudhry, Co-founder of Orion, the official digital agency partner of SaaStock. Rayed is passionate about growing businesses and interested in implementing unique digital campaign tactics to help SaaS companies achieve growth. Prioritizing product-market fit is crucial for all businesses, SaaS or not.  Businesses that do find their…

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Finding Go-to-Market Fit with Frederik Groce, Storm Ventures

Frederik Groce is a Principal at Storm Ventures and a co-founder at BLCK VC. Storm Ventures is an early stage B2B focused venture firm that specialises in building enterprise leaders. BLCK VC was formed to connect, engage, empower, and advance Black venture investors by providing a focused community built for and by Black venture investors….

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Ones to Watch: 25+ Startups (and Scale ups) You Need to Know in the Middle East and Africa

Next month SaaStock is bringing you SaaStock EMEA: our first ever online conference specifically for SaaS founders and leaders in Europe, Middle East and Africa. The eyes of the SaaS world normally focus on the big names in the United States and Europe, so we wanted to shine a light on some of the SaaS…

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Mischa Rürup: The growth of privacy tech and the opportunity for Usercentrics

Mischa Rürup, CEO and founder of Usercentrics is this week’s guest on The SaaS Revolution Show. He joins Alex Theuma to share his experience of building Usercentrics, the growth of privacy tech, and taking part in the SaaStock Remote Startup Pitch Competition earlier this year. Listen on to learn: How embracing the fully-remote setup has…

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Larry Gadea (Envoy): Building SaaS products for the post-COVID workplace

Larry Gadea, CEO and founder at Envoy is this week’s guest on The SaaS Revolution Show. He founded Envoy in 2013 to start a ‘revolution for the workplace’. Envoy is building smart tools to help offices run more smoothly – like welcoming visitors, receiving mail, and booking meeting rooms. But a global pandemic that closes…

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Lessons for early-stage SaaS founders in Latin America

The SaaS ecosystem in Latin America is growing rapidly. With a growing number of unicorns, and a healthy availability of capital, the SaaS community has found its feet. But what does it actually take to start, build, and grow a SaaS company in Latin America? We chatted to four industry leaders in the region –…

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MonYAY: Dismantling the myth of hustle culture with David Heinemeier Hansson, co-founder of Basecamp

This extra-special episode of The SaaS Revolution Show comes straight from the online stage at SaaStock Remote. David Heinemeier Hansson, founder of Basecamp and Hey.com, talks to Christoph Janz about hustle culture in SaaS. Watch the video of this episode, or choose the audio-only version below: “Rest is for the weak”, “Rise and grind”, “You’ll sleep…

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