Consultant, Board Professional, Author
Jyrki Kontio

The Kasvufoormi Strategy and Board Initiative is looking for hungry firms and experienced advisors to create growth and successes. Check it out at.

Dr.Groove's website has been opened: www.drgroove.fi

I have become a partner and member of the Advisory Board at Jenkatehdas: an online rock event streaming service. Check it out at www.jenkatehdas.fi or internationally: www.LiveMusicStage.com.

The software business special interest group (Bisosy -- Ohjelmistoliiketoiminnan osaamisyhteisö) organized a panel -- in cooperation with Kasvufoorumi 10 -- on whether and how a small company can be a success story in software business. Here are the highlights of the panel (in Finnish only):

Kasvufoorumi 08

The third Growth Forum (Kasvufoorumi 08) event took place on Thursday, September 18, 2008 at hotel Crown Plaza (Mannerheimintie 50) in Helsinki. The final report of Growth Forum was handed to Minister of Employment and the Economy Mauri Pekkarinen and Minister of Transport and Communications Suvi Lindén. Download report: Kontio, Jyrki (Toim.), Kasvufoorumi 08 loppuraportti, Ohjelmistoyrittäjät ry, 2008.