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Bob Reina: A Man To Admire

When reading this article about Bob Reina,, it is hard not to be impressed by how well-spoken and intelligent he is. It is clear that he knows exactly what he is doing, how he wants to do it, and how to carry out that mission. Bob Reina is not the type of guy that just shrugs his shoulders or doesn’t know what to do. He has a clear vision and that is why they won two awards in 2016 including the Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award, which is one of many things Bob Reina is proud of during his tenure at Talk Fusion.

Talk Fusion was created and founded by Bob Reina back in 2007, and ten years later, they are still looking for the next big thing. That is the wonderful thing about Bob Reina: he is never content. He is never going to rest on his laurels or think his work is done. He knows his work is just getting started and the best is yet to come. He knows how effective video can be in getting across messages and getting the word out there to people. He knows that businesses, both big and small, rely on Talk Fusion.

That is something that Bob Reina takes to heart, and it is something he puts all of his soul into each and every day. Even though it is written text, it is hard not to tell the passion from reading the interview. That comes across in each and every word. Nothing about it sounds put on or fake, though. It all sounds real and it all sounds from the heart. That is because that is exactly how Bob Reina is as a person and as a CEO to his employees. He knows they have great video chats, video emails, video newsletters, and video conferences.

He is all about helping people spread the word and get it out there to the public. He knows that is how they are going to have the most success and that is how they are going to succeed and stay successful.

Mike Baur leads the negotiations for partnership between Swiss Startups Factory and Fintech Accelerator Fusion

Mike Baur was born in Fribourg, Switzerland. He holds two MBA’s one from Rochester University and another from the University of Bern. Baur had an interest in banking and finance even as a teenager. As such, he feels satisfied for making his early passion as his profession. He has worked for Swiss private banking for almost 20 years before making his way up to an executive board member in the banking sector. At the age of 39, Baur partnered with two entrepreneurs to start the Swiss Startup Factory (SSUF). It is the leading privately-financed and independent ICT startup company in Switzerland. Apparently, he is sponsoring several Swiss youth entrepreneurship programs. He also mentors and supports Swiss startups financially.

Information about Swiss Startup Factory

Swiss Startup Factory is a Zurich-based accelerator launched in 2014. It focuses on mentoring and supporting thriving entrepreneurs specializing in digital technologies. Its mission is to provide a professional executive platform for the young, talented entrepreneurs in Switzerland. The platform will guide them through a dedicated and a business-driven path to help them achieve their ambitious milestones. SSUF provides exciting opportunities to its clients through its strong networks that connect entrepreneurs in Switzerland and across the world. The company runs a three-month accelerator program that provides unique services, mentoring, coaching and an office space in Zurich. They also offer an entrepreneurial network to help thriving entrepreneurs achieve their ambitious goals.

Swiss Startup Factory partners with Fintech Accelerator Fusion

Swiss Startup Factory has announced a possible partnership with Geneva-based Fintech Accelerator Fusion. Although the two will partner to benefit Fintech, other ICT programs that will benefit both firms will be included. The partnership builds a unique bridge between French and Swiss-based entrepreneurs. Although Swiss Startups Factory and Fintech Accelerator Fusion are independent, their goal orientation and organizational structure complements each other.

As pointed out by Guillaume Dubray, the Founder of Fintech Fusion, the partnership will foster collaboration between business-driven innovation platforms in Switzerland. Switzerland leads in innovation worldwide. Therefore, it provides excellent conditions for startup and existing entrepreneurs to thrive. Startups and existing entrepreneurs have a broad range of choice for coaching platforms, startup hubs, and development programs. In addition to Dubray’s comment, Mike Baur says that Switzerland lacks adequate efforts to utilize every opportunity due to the language barrier and geographical separation. However, he believes that the partnership will transcend the barriers mentioned above. It will strengthen the Swiss Startup sector by fostering collaboration between startup entrepreneurs.