Entrepreneurs and sponsors of Startup SuperNova grilled people interested in innovation in Gróska to the great joy of those present. There was an invitation to a so-called BBQ & Pitch, where participants in the business accelerator Startup SuperNova presented their start-up companies with a one-minute elevator pitch. Startup SuperNova is a joint project between Icelandic Startups and Nova, where they strive to build business solutions for the international market.
One of the grill masters, Margrét Tryggvadóttir, CEO of Nova, grilled delicious hamburgers for the crew like there was no tomorrow. Nova is the main sponsor of Startup SuperNova, and it should be noted that Margrét is the second woman in Iceland to lead a company in the Icelandic Stock Exchange, while Nova was listed on the Stock Exchange on June 21 last. and today presents its first quarterly results.
Next to Margrétar at the grill, Svana Gunnarsdóttir, co-owner and managing director of Frumtak, Kristján Schram from Instrúment and the entrepreneur, founder and managing director of Plaio, Jóhann Guðbjargarson, stood on duty as only they could.
"At Nova, we want to have a positive impact on society and be a leader in technological change and then based on social change with the introduction of technology. Nova loves great ideas and we certainly want to be a part of bringing the ideas of the future to life. We have focused on innovation within Nova as well as supporting the grassroots and is Startup SuperNova is a great platform where participants have the opportunity to present their ideas.” says Margrét Tryggvadóttir, CEO of Nova.