The Serbia Creative Startup Bootcamp 2016 in Novi Sad provided expert mentoring for creative and digital businesses from all parts of Serbia. Serbia Startup was combined with the Serbian national finals of the Creative Business Cup. The winner will represent Serbia at the international finals of the Creative Business Cup in Copenhagen in November.
David was the keynote speaker at the Third International Creative Industries Conference in Serbia, which was also held in Novi Sad. His speech on ‘Creative Business in the Digital Economy’ set out the opportunities for entrepreneurship in Serbia in the creative and digital industries. It was broadcast on regional television and covered by a range of media outlets. The event was organised by the Creative Industries Cluster of Vojvodina, Serbia.
“It was a pleasure to invite David to give the keynote speech at the Third International Creative Industries Conference in Novi Sad, Serbia. His speech about ‘Creative Business in the Digital Economy’ was enlightening. It was ideal for our audience that included startups, government officials, investors and agencies from Serbia and other countries. David’s speech was also broadcast on TV to reach an even wider audience. We were delighted with the positive impact that David made on the creative industries here in Serbia.”
Tatjana Kalezic. Creative Industries Cluster of Vojvodina KVIK.
David was also one of the startup mentors at the Serbia Startup Creative Bootcamp event. He was also one of the judges at the Serbian National Finals of the Creative Business Cup.
David advises startups as well as high-growth businesses in the fields of design, media and technology.
Hundreds of creative and digital start-ups have benefited from David’s creative industries business advice, coaching, mentoring, training workshops and presentations.
He works internationally helping creative and digital enterprises become even more successful. He does this by working with creative entrepreneurs to devise business models and marketing strategies that achieve success.
David’s startup workshops include ‘Designing Your Creative Business‘ and a range of other business development workshops dealing with marketing, pricing, intellectual property, financial management, business growth and leadership.
Successful creative startups integrate creativity and business. David’s T-Shirts and Suits® approach helps creative people (‘T-Shirts’) use smart business thinking (‘Suits’).
David’s work is internationally acclaimed. He helps clients by drawing on his own direct experience as an entrepreneur as well as his work helping hundreds of creative and digital businesses around the world. His direct experience is backed up by academic qualifications and professional accreditations.
David has helped hundreds of businesses (including startups) in more than 40 countries to achieve greater success on their own terms, using smart business development techniques that fit with their creativity, ambitions and values.