Andiamo Corp. (OTCPK: ANDI) and its Wholly-Owned Subsidiary Utopya Innovations Inc. Announce Technology Trailblazer Ilja Laurs as AdvisorRead Now
TORONTO, ON, March 27, 2018: The journey to Utopya continues today as Andiamo Corp. (OTCPK: ANDI), along with its wholly-owned subsidiary Utopya Innovations Inc., announce serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and tech trailblazer Ilja Laurs as an advisor to the company.
Mr. Laurs is a pioneer in mobile software technology and has a track record of building multiple nine-figure companies from scratch. He is the Founder and Executive Chairman of GetJar, one of the world’s largest mobile app stores, and Chairman of Nextury Ventures, a venture capital firm that invests in early stage startups in multiple high-tech industries.
A recognized thought leader in entrepreneurship and technology, Ilja was named one of the “25 European Tech Leaders” by the Wall Street Journal, was ranked one of the “Top 40 Most Influential People in Mobile Communications” by Informa Telecoms and Media, was named “Technology Pioneer 2011” by World Economic Forum and “European Manager of the Year 2011” by the European Business Press Association. He is regularly quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Bloomberg, CNN, BBC, and CNBC, among many other news sources. In February 2010, Ilja made the cover of leading entrepreneurship magazine "Entrepreneur", and TIME Magazine has called GetJar one of the “10 Startups That Will Change Your Life”.
Mike Starkweather, President of Andiamo, commented, “With his passion for mobile software and depth of expertise in successfully scaling high-growth technology companies, Ilja is sure to add tremendous value to the U team, and we are thrilled to formally welcome him to Utopya.”
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