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Mark Solon – Speaker Profile -SI2016

Mark Solon will participate as Speaker and Mentor in Startup Iceland 2016. Buy your early bird tickets to increase your chance of getting into the first-come-first served mentoring sessions organized after the main event.


Success is a Habit

I had a tweetversation (yes, I invented that word, I had a conversation in Twitter) with a Founder. The argument …


Help me to help you

Sometimes I feel like I am in the Jerry Maguire movie. I have been trying to get Founder Institute launched …


Why Make Founders?

I have been running experiments related to Startups and investing in startups in Iceland for the past 6 years. I …

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How startups get acquired

I wanted to shed some light on how startups get acquired. When I talk to entrepreneurs and startup founders in …

Photo Credit: Guide to Iceland

Winter is coming

I would be remiss to not write about Profligacy and Complacency given the warning signs coming from the likes of …


How to Start a Startup

We will screening the lectures of the How to Start a Startup class at Reykjavik University, the room, time and …

Scrum for Sales

I had an interesting conversation with Gudjon Mar Gudjonsson the founder and CEO of OZ. He asked a very good …


Inspiration is Perishable

I meet people. I enjoy meeting people, learning about them, their background and why do they do what they are …