TALK OF THE TOWN

Acronis

ACRONIS RECEIVES MORE THAN $250M INVESTMENT AT A $2.5B VALUATION

Acronis, the global leader in cyber protection, is pleased to announce that it has received more than $250 million funding round from CVC Capital Partners VII and other investors. Acronis will use the funds to further accelerate growth by expanding its unique portfolio of natively integrated cyber protection products.

Mon, 05/10/2021 - 15:16
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Yuval Ziv, Managing Director Digital Payments at Nuvei

NUVEI: THE FUTURE OF E-COMMERCE IS HERE

Nuvei (TSX: NVEI and NVEI.U) is the global payment technology partner of thriving brands and wants to turn our world into a local marketplace. The company provides the intelligence and technology businesses need to succeed locally and globally, through one integration – propelling them further and faster. Uniting payment technology and consulting, Nuvei helps businesses remove payment barriers, optimize operating costs and increase acceptance rates.

Thu, 04/29/2021 - 19:07
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City Park Office Sofia

TIVON PROPERTIES: BUILDING TOP PROPERTIES WITH ISRAELI EXPERTISE ON BULGARIAN SOIL

Oren Stern is a third-generation property developer and the quality of projects realised by the company he manages, Tivon Properties, is a testament to that. After his long military service, Oren become a lawyer and is now the manager of Tivon Properties, the international branch of the Israeli company Stern Group Ltd, that operates in Bulgaria, Eastern Europe and Asia. His hobbies include running, skiing and general history.

Thu, 04/29/2021 - 18:59
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Dr Francesco Frattini

ALIAS GROUP: FROM VERY HARD TO VERY EASY

For more than 15 years now, Italian investors who consider opening a business in Bulgaria and ultimately decide to make the jump, have had a trusted friend and partner by their side. Alias Group is a consultancy dedicated to translating the Bulgarian mentality, business ethics, bureaucracy and much more to Italian entrepreneurs and companies. Alias Group's portfolio of services is as wide as it is needed: from setting a company to legal help to accounting and staff selection.

At the core of this effective team is Dr Francesco Frattini, founder of Alias Group.

Thu, 04/29/2021 - 18:54
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Tony McMurray ingram micro

INGRAM MICRO: BUILDING BUSINESSES OF FUTURE

In a world of rapidly changing technologies, Ingram Micro is the trusted partner that helps businesses across the world to benefit from transformation. With its vast global infrastructure and focus on cloud, mobility, technology lifecycle, supply chain and technology solutions, Ingram Micro enables businesses to operate more efficiently and successfully in the markets they serve. We talk to Tony McMurray, Managing Director of Ingram Micro Bulgaria, about how the company works, grows and adapts to the challenges of today and tomorrow.

Thu, 04/29/2021 - 18:50
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kapinovski campsite

CAMPSITE KAPINOVSKI MONASTERY: MORE THAN A CAMPING

A short drive from Veliko Tarnovo, at the first hills of the Stara Planina, is one of Bulgaria's most charming spots: a river, a waterfall, an old monastery and a... camping. With its location, amenities and philosophy for sustainable development Campsite Kapinovski Monastery is a place that charges you with energy and enriches your soul. Manager Georgi Dadov shares more.

For what people is Campsite Kapinovski Monastery?

Thu, 04/29/2021 - 18:48
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San Stefano Plaza exterior

HIGH-END APARTMENTS AND OFFICES AT THE MULTIFUNCTIONAL COMPLEX SAN STEFANO PLAZA

San Stefano Plaza is located between Orlov Most (Eagles’ Bridge) and Doktorska Gradina Park, offering all conveniences of modern life. This is the first building complex in Bulgaria certified under BREEAM 2013 - the world’s leading sustainability assessment method for buildings. The building was constructed following the principles of sustainable construction and maximum energy efficiency by using natural, high quality and durable materials. 

Thu, 04/29/2021 - 18:45
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Laurent Schauder

HYATT REGENCY SOFIA: THE NEW FACE OF LUXURY HOSPITALITY

The opening of Hyatt Regency Sofia in 2020 was one of the most anticipated events in the Bulgarian hospitality business. An outstanding brand at an extraordinary location in the heart of the capital, today the hotel is Sofia's it-place. We met with Laurent Schauder, General Manager, to learn more about what makes Hyatt Regency Sofia special.

What defines the Hyatt experience in Sofia?

Thu, 04/29/2021 - 18:41
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global business group giuseppe de francesco

GLOBAL BUSINESS GROUP: MAKING SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS IN BULGARIA

Global Business Group, a consultancy company, helps foreign investors in a wide spectrum of industries to open a successful business in Bulgaria. The company stands out with its trademark market-specific knowledge combined with general business expertise. It offers services such as temporary management, company registration, consultancy and e-business, and is able to find the best EU funding for ambitious businesses. We talk to one of the company's founders, Giuseppe de Francesco, to learn more.

What makes Bulgaria a good place for investment in 2021?

Thu, 04/29/2021 - 18:33
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Park Hotel Pirin

PARK HOTEL PIRIN: THE BEST WELLNESS HOTEL ON THE BALKANS

The elegance of the experience has long turned the five-star Park Hotel Pirin into a preferred place for a vacation for connoisseurs of luxury and quality. In 2018, the hotel received yet another recognition. On a ceremony during the fourth issue of the Balkan Awards for Tourism Industry, Pirin was declared The Best Wellness Hotel on the Balkans.

Thu, 04/29/2021 - 18:31
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I Am Amazing beers

MICROBREWERIES UNITE TO SUPPORT SMALL BUSINESSES

For the first time ever, ten competing Bulgarian microbreweries unite to present ten unique craft beers, which will be sold only in specialty craft bars and shops. Each of the beers is named I Am Amazing. With the initiative the brewers aim to inspire consumers to buy their favorite brands from small bars and shops which have suffered the most from the coronavirus crisis. 

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 15:51
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parallax studio

PARALLAX STUDIO: SPACES FOR MODERN HIGH QUALITY INHABITATION

In architecture, Parallax Studio is the embodiment of thorough, multi-angle research and idea creation before the realisation of a project that satisfies the client's requirements and needs, the inhabitants and users' lifestyle and habits, and the highest criteria for functionality and aesthetics. Established in 2015 by architect Dimitar Smilkov who sought to meet his creative ideas about architecture and interior design with the needs of the market and the clients, Parallax Studio designs both investment developments and interiors.

Thu, 04/01/2021 - 14:01
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CARLSBERG: A LOT MORE THAN EXCELLENT BEER

When beer is concerned, the products of Carlsberg Bulgaria are the first choice of millions of Bulgarian consumers. Each day the breweries in Shumen and Blagoevgrad produce top quality beer. The Carlsberg Bulgaria portfolio is impressive: the national Shumensko and Pirinsko, the international Carlsberg and Tuborg, Zatecky Hus with Czech hops, the French Kronenbourg Blanc, the Czech Budweiser Budvar, the German Erdinger, the Spanish San Miguel Fresca and the American Brooklyn Lager, the Somersby cider and the alcohol-free Pirinsko Alcohol Free and Carlsberg 0.0%.

Thu, 04/01/2021 - 13:59
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Soft Case Studio

SOFT CASE STUDIO: STYLE, FUNCTION, EXPERIENCE

Recognisable, provocative and yet attractively comfortable: the interiors created by SOFT CASE Architecture, Interior Design & Brand Identity Studio always impress. We talk to architect Emilia Maneva, the studio's founder and manager, about the philosophy and principles of SOFT CASE.

Minimalism is the dominant style in your projects. Why are you attracted to it?

Thu, 04/01/2021 - 13:50
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