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 …

Bidvine enters Techstars London Winter Cohort

This week marks a big step forward for Bidvine as it became one of only 10 start-ups accepted into the 2014 winter cohort of the Techstar London Accelerator Program. Techstars is a mentorship-based start-up accelerator that operates 15 programs in 12 cities worldwide. Twice a year, each location selects around 10 businesses from hundreds of international applications, invests in them …

No more legwork.

Early in 2014, we asked a question – how could we make peoples’ lives easier & create a business at the same time? After many different ideas, iterations, and cups of coffee.. Bidvine was born. For everyday people, Bidvine will be a destination that will remove all the legwork when looking for someone to help you accomplish your goals. Forget …