Dust+Cream Joins Endeavor Global Network
Dust+Cream joins the global network of Endeavor, non-profit supporting high-impact entrepreneurship in 30 countries. The companies were selected during Endeavor Global 80th International Selection Panel, held in Milan (June 27-29).
Among the 30 top business leaders and investors that served as panelists and selected the entrepreneurs to join our global network was our entrepreneur Alexis Pantazis, co-founder Hellas Direct. Oskar Miel (Rakuten Capital), Luis Lora (Allen & Company), Diego Piacentini (Italian government), and Fabio Cannavale (lastminute.com) among others, also served as panelists at the event. Panelists were drawn from Endeavor’s extensive network of board members, mentors, and supporters.
Dust+Cream (D+C), represented by Leandros and Vassilis Karakatsanis, is a cosmetics retailer with more than 65 locations across Greece. D+C was founded in 2012, it is based in Thessaloniki and its target consumers are young women 18-35 yo who are looking for quality beauty products at an affordable price. The company sells everything from makeup, fragrances, cosmetics and personal care products of high quality and affordable prices. The company has more than 500 employees today.
At this ISP, the culmination of a rigorous entrepreneurs’ selection process locally and internationally, 30 business leaders and members of Endeavor network assessed and selected 40 entrepreneurs, representing 22 companies from 15 countries. Endeavor now supports 1,698 entrepreneurs leading 1,059 companies in 30 growth markets around the world, that are given strategic advice and other services according to their needs from Endeavor’s mentors and advisors, have access to its international network and investors. This process helps them further grow their business, create jobs and become role models. Endeavor Entrepreneurs have created more than 1,500,000 jobs and in 2017 they generated over $15 billion in revenues.
From Greece, Hellas Direct, Papadimitriou, HotelBrain, Insurance Market, ERGON, Brainbox, Think Digital Group, Green Cola, Travelplanet24/Tripsta, blueground, FREZYDERM, Avocarrot, Sychem, Workable, CHB, Forky, Konva, Yodiwo, Raymetrics, Centaur Analytics and Metamaterial Technologies Inc. are members of Endeavor network.
In October, ISP will be hosted in Athens.