Concrete VC panel

What works + what fails in commercial innovation

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Nicola Byrne

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For many companies, beginning to innovate can be an overwhelming experience, full of risks and challenges. Specialist proptech fund Concrete VC decided to tackle this head on by hosting an event looking at what works and what fails in commercial real estate innovation.

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GuestReady acquires Airbnb manager BnbLord

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Nicholas Fearn

Switzerland-based short-term rental company GuestReady has acquired French rival BnbLord as part of its expansion drive. This is the third takeover of a competitor in as many years, with more planned.

Gabrielle McMillan Equiem

Deal flow quickening for right innovations, says Equiem CEO

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Paul Unger

Adoption of technology is accelerating across the UK and US, with a strong chance of rapid rollout if the solution is proved right in the first instance, according to Gabrielle McMillan, chief executive and co-founder of Equiem, the global tenant engagement platform.