STING FastForward

Apply to FastForward’s next batch!

The next application round for the next batch of STING FastForward, FFW_04, is now open! For 4 months, we gather Stockholm’s most promising entrepreneurs in the Internet/media sector at SUP46 in Stockholm. We select 7-8 startups that receive an investment of SEK 250,000, close to business development support and coaching, free office space. The companies are also […]

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Peppy Pals reaches 60,000 after 5 months

The STING company Peppy Pals (eQidz) has reached 60 000 children since the app launched five months ago. Peppy Pals is an adventure emotional intelligence game for children aged 2-6 about emotions and friendship in which the kids meet four quirky animals. The app is available on App Store, Android and Amazon. > More information about Peppy Pals, […]

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In the mind of a business angel

How do you attract a private investor? What should you research and what questions should you consider before choosing who to bring into your company? On Monday this week, we had lunch with the serial entrepreneurs and business angels Jane Walerud and Martin Wattin who talked about private investing with our entrepreneurs. So, simply put: […]

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“Find people who are better than yourself”

At the end of last week, STING’s FastForward team popped over to Klarna’s headquarters here in Stockholm. Since Sebastian Siemiatkowski, Niklas Adalberth and Victor Jacobsson founded the e-commerce business in 2005, it has been quite a ride. With the recent acquisition of rival Sofort (DE) earlier this week, Klarna is today one of the leading […]

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Tuesday lunch break with Henrik Lenberg

On Tuesday (Dec 3), the FastForward startups caught up for lunch with Henrik Lenberg, former VP at SoundCloud. During two years in Berlin, and two in San Francisco, Henrik was part of the core team that turned the music platform into its current state. Now back in Stockholm, Henrik’s got his sight set on establishing his […]

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