Today in Germany: Etsy, CareerFoundry

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Etsy opens pop up market in five German cities

The DIY platform Etsy will open pop up markets in five German cities and one in Austria in September. In Hamburg, Berlin, Dresden, Dusseldorf, Munich and Vienna (Austria) creatives and designers will have the chance to present their work offline. “With this collaborative project ‘Etsy at home in your city’ we want to show how much creativity and knowledge our Etsy sellers have,” Verena Piltz, Communication Manager at Etsy, explains.
[Internet World] (German)

CareerFoundry raises high six digit Euro amount

Having started in the beginning in 2014, online education platform CareerFoundry now raised a high six digit Euro seed round. CareerFoundry offer online courses in web development and UX Design to teach users what they need to know to start a career in tech. The investment round was led by Tengelmann Ventures, as well as two business angels: Stefan Glänzer and Paul Föckler from Mendeley.
[Gründerszene] (German)

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