Hey everyone, Welcome back to my blog. Although I’ve been a little less active here recently, I couldn’t let this milestone pass without blogging about it. ONE YEAR!!! And I’m still here! Enjoying start-up life a lot! Proud and amazed by the progress that can be made if you have the right people and the… Continue reading Bambi Medical – One year later!
Seven and a half months ago I quit my job as Supply Finance Manager at Mars to develop the Bambi-Belt and make sure that wireless monitoring of early born babies will become the new standard. The Bambi-Belt is based on the Smart Jacket, a device invented by my father Sidarto, who is a pediatrician with… Continue reading What do you want to earn?
Did you ever give a presentation to a group of 1,000 people? Until last Thursday my answer would also have been “no”, but I did last Thursday in the “Klokgebouw” in Eindhoven. This was the venue of our “graduation day” of the HighTechXL accelerator. I must admit I did feel a bit nervous before going on… Continue reading XL day was really big!
And not only because the sun was shining all day today… Today we had our first test with one of the three potential hardware providers for the Bambi-Belt, DEMCON. And it was a great success! I am so proud of Martijn and Claudia, who have been able to make an adult-size version of the Bambi-Belt… Continue reading It’s a beautiful day!
What if we could earn EUR 1,000 for every Trademark that is registered by offering the registrant to register their trademark in my online trademark database? According to the European Union Intellectual Property Office 120,000 trademarks are registered by them in Europe every year. So the potential market size of this business is EUR 120 million! If I… Continue reading Rethinking our business model…
Hey everyone! Hope you all enjoyed the weekend. I certainly did as we had what felt like a mini-holiday last weekend in Sneek. We happily accepted the invitation from my sister-in-law to visit her and her family in their holiday home in Offingawier. And as you can see below, we had a lot of fun. I… Continue reading Vrijmibo – new style
Hey guys, Welcome back to my blog! The month of July has flown by and we are now less than two months away from our presentation at XL day. On September 22nd we will present the story of Bambi-Belt to an audience of about 1,000 people. The main objective of this day obviously is to gather a… Continue reading Rollercoaster ride