A summary for the founders and managers of our companies, here on the web in a slightly censored version. New Forbes and the web, business results, and where to get a great cup of coffee.
GLAMI took a look back at 2018 and released their plans for 2019. Twisto initiated Apple Pay. Sense Arena is conquering America, Grason is winning competitions, and Rohlik is expanding.
Last week GLAMI held their ‘All Hands’ meeting to review the achievements of 2018 and to discuss this year's priorities. As Michal and Tomas have nothing to hide and subscribe to maximum transparency, the meeting speech is presented here. Maybe it will help the GLAMI team achieve what they have set themselves for 2019 :)
Our companies have two things in common: fast growth and ambitions beyond the Czech Republic. For this they need a base that can attract new staff and a place where people feel good. The concept of a shared office allows our companies to join forces and to create exactly that kind of atmosphere. Welcome to Prague’s hopping Karlin, home to Miton and four of our companies and a work base for some 100 people.
Home decor, marketplace, Direct2Consumer, in-house production and a unique technology. In their business model, the Polish company Displate combines all of these elements and overlays a global reach. US customers are expected to generate the largest share of the company’s projected sales of US$20 million in 2019. These are all good reasons for Miton’s investment in Displate.
Slevomat.cz changes its owners. Current shareholders, investment groups Miton, Enern and In-Bridge, signed today an agreement with UK-based Secret Escapes to sell their total combined 100% equity interests in Slevomat.cz together with its Slovak business Zlavomat.sk and Czech-based aggregator Skrz.cz. Transaction is subject to fulfillment of customary conditions precedents.