Episode 41: Lennard Drogendijk and Merijn StapertFirst aired: Tuesday, 10 November 2015 at 17.00 hours
In this episode of Puur Noord Menno Bakker gets a visit from Lennard Drogendijk of Business Devlopment Friesland, also Director of Inqubator Leeeuwarden and Merijn Stapert of PAYT.
In Puur Noord of November 10th Menno Bakker is talking with Lennard Drogendijk, Director of Business Development Friesland. Drogendijk travels throughout Europe, seeking development opportunities. His position as director of Inqubator Leeuwarden allows him to assist start ups. What makes a good start up? How is it that the North is doing so well? And what are the differences between Groningen and Leeuwarden?
Also at the table: Merijn Stapert, director of PAYT. PAYT automates invoicing, credit management and debt collection. This excellent running business in Groningen is an example of a start-up that is successful by offering innovation. But what now?