Falcon Social becomes Falcon.io

Recently Falcon Social unveiled a new brand identity and a name change that signals focus on complete handling of company interaction across all digital channels, not just social media. The startup, now grown to more than 230 employees, has announced they changed name to Falcon.io. “Imagine having visibility over an individual’s entire digital storyline – […]

Falcon Social partners with Instagram, reports doubled growth in 2015

2015 was an eventful year for Falcon Social. Not only did the startup receive a venture investment of € 15 million from Prime Ventures, Northcap and Target Partners to enable more brands to deliver a data-driven digital experience for their customers. It also secured a number of impressive partnerships with the major social networks, including […]

Oresund region performs strongest at the Nordic Startup Awards

Past two weeks turned out to be extremely eventful for both Oresund region as well as Nordics in general. A series of great events such as TechBBQ in Copenhagen and Internet Discovery Day in Malmo culminated with an announcement of Nordic Startup Awards winners at Arctic15 in Helsinki. At the awards ceremony selected winners in […]

Falcon Social Raises € 15 M from Prime Ventures, Northcap and Target Partners

Falcon Social, with its SaaS social media management platform, announced today the closing of € 15 M ($ 16 M) in new funding. The Series B financing round was led by Prime Ventures and joined by existing Falcon Social investors Northcap and Target Partners, bringing the company’s total financing to date to $ 23 M. […]

First Nordic Growth Hackers meet-up

An evening focusing on both general terms and useful tips. The event consisted of 6 speakers, presenting how they work with growth hacking and success-stories as well as failures. “An evening with focus on mechanics, and not on pitches or value proposition, that or often heard at startup events” – welcomed Morten Elk, CEO at […]

Expanding to the U.S. – Mik Strøyberg explains about lemonsqueeze and the NYC incubator

Recently the Geist initiative, 9 high profile entrepreneurs giving advice to the danish government, was announced. One of the points was that there should be one stop shop for startups to get help (#7 on the list) when expanding abroad. It turns out for the U.S. market there already exists one of these – however […]

Øresund Startups: Top50 and state of the region

Today I held a short lunch seminar on the subject of the most prominent startups in the region. The seminar was held because I was asked to do it, and when I thought about it I realized would be interesting to do. So I did, even if it was with a limited amount of preparations […]

Falcon Social is recognized for its innovative solutions and growth potential

Falcon Social, Copenhagen-based software platform for Social Media Management, has won Bully Award in category “Young Bull” as a recognition of the company’s innovative solutions and growth potential. The panel of judges consisted of representatives from the Financial Times Group, Google, Microsoft and IESE Business School. In the past, only a handful Danish companies has […]

Series A funding of €6 million for Falcon Social means eyes on the US

If you haven’t seen the news already, TechCrunch has reported that social media managers, Falcon Social from Copenhagen, are flourishing with a new round of funding they will use to add features, and move into the US. Founded in 2010, the company’s platform helps businesses to manage social media, content management, analytics and reaching customers […]

Interview with Ulrik Bo Larsen of Falcon Social – a surpisingly international startup

Falcon Social is a startup focusing on making it easy for companies to use Social Media, and provides a SaaS platform for Social Media Management. The startup got an investment of more then €1M from Northcap Partners a year ago, and has since then seen a great growth. They are so far only Copenhagen based, […]