Techstar’s Demo Day 2015

The 3 month long Techstar’s accelerator program concluded with one of the most attended Techstar Demo Days in recent history. Our CEO Sohrab shared our story among nine other spectacular organisations.

Five Breathtaking North London Photography Locations

Spring is just around the corner and the world is beginning to look a little bit more colourful again. If you’re starting out in the world of photography and want to try out your skills or maybe you just bought a new camera and want to take it for a spin? We’ve collected the best places in North London to …

Top 10 Stunning Table Designs

A table is an interior staple and the ubiquity of these four legged features can sometimes make us forget that it can be a stylish addition to a room as well as a practical requirement. Whether it’s a coffee table, a bedside affair or a breathtaking dining room feature, you want it to look good. To give you some inspiration, …

Tips on Finding The Right Personal Trainer

Want to improve your fitness, get active and feel healthier all at the same time? A personal trainer could be the solution. Having someone there to motivate you and finding exercises that are tailored to your needs is one of the most popular and successful ways of achieving fitness. Finding a personal trainer can be hard task – exercising and …

Tips on Learning a New Language

Learning a new language can seem extremely daunting but it can also be the gateway to new experiences, new friends and a whole new world. When you manage your first full conversation in a new language, the feeling of accomplishment is unlike any other. Read our Tips on Learning a New Language. Don’t worry about making mistakes – Taking the …

Bidvine grows by five!

A big part of building a great company is building an amazing team. We are happy to announce 5 new faces in the Bidvine office who will to help transform the way Londoners find local service providers. Ben has many years of experience in sales. From running his own letting agency, to setting up a sales team at just-eat. He …

Learn an instrument, Exercise your brain

Anita Collins, from Ted Ed, explores how playing an instrument engages and activates your brain. Unlike reading, or solving maths problems, playing an instrument lights up almost every region of your brain. The more you play, the stronger these regions of your brain become leading to some pretty awesome long-term effects. Different people will take different approaches to learn an …

Coming into focus

Building a new company is a edifying, challenging, and at times humbling. Although we are only a couple months old, we have made some tremendous strides in preparing Bidvine for launch. One area where we have made some headway, and that I will focus on today, is understanding our customer. Through a number of conversations, we have been able to …

Off to the races

As we finish the second week of the Techstars program, it feels like we have just started a marathon. We have made some great strides over the last several days, but are very much aware that we have a long road ahead. Over the last two weeks, we have been focused on having as many conversations as possible about our …

Bidvine.com, an origin story.

I spent last Christmas with my business partner Dan in the icy colds of Toronto. We had previously started a business half way across the world. Whilst staying with his family, the dinner conversation was often dominated by the challenges of finding reputable local service providers, be it language and music lessons for the kids, painters and plumbers for the …