Sweden

Zlatan´s house drives traffic for Hemnet

Traffic-wise last week was a great one for Swedish real estate portal Hemnet.se. According to the reputable KIA Index, Hemnet’s traffic climbed 32.8 percent on a week-to-week basis to 1.5 million unique visitors. (Look at the chart of weekly change…takes 3 seconds to load). One reason for the jump in traffic was that the famous professional footballer Zlatan Ibrahimovics listed his...

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Masked CEO hunts for new talent

Schibsted-owned classifieds site Blocket has launched an Easter egg scavenger hunt to find eight new programmers. Martin Frey, the CEO of Blocket, announces the egg hunt in a special video disguised with a rooster mask over his head. He gives the first lead to an egg with a riddle. All in all ten egg riddles have to be cracked. This ingenious way to find new talent was conceived by the...

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Besedo goes global and hires Global VP Sales

Published August 4, 2011 *Besedo, an international company founded in Sweden who works with content moderation, quality control and safety in the digital world, has hired Sylvain Lamblot as Global VP Sales. Sylvain comes from Ericsson where he held several different positions. Hiring an international sales director is in line with Besedo international expansion strategy.* Sylvain Lamblot has...

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Eniro – Year-end report 2010

*10 Feb 2011 Developments in the fourth quarter* * Operating revenues amounted to SEK 1,482 M (1,966), an organic decline of 19 percent * EBITDA amounted to SEK 409 M (557) * Net income for the period amounted to SEK 148 M (182), including reversal of reserves related to tax expenses in Norway and one-off refinancing costs * A rights issue amounting to approximately SEK 2.4 bn after transaction...

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